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San Antonio, Texas 78236


Purpose:

This study will prospectively evaluate the prevalence and incidence (over a two year period) of MRSA colonization and infection among HIV-infected military beneficiaries to determine predictors for the development of MRSA colonization and infection. This study will also investigate the utility of decolonization procedures for clearance of MRSA carriage and prevention of MRSA infections. Finally, the molecular characteristics and the antimicrobial sensitivities of isolates in this population will be determined.


Criteria:

Inclusion Criteria: - Adults (at least 18 years of age) who are HIV positive by a reactive screening (ELISA, EIA) and a confirmatory test (Western blot) and who are able to attend the study visits which are every 6 months (+/- 2 months), at the minimum Exclusion Criteria: - Known allergy to mupirocin (Bactroban®) nasal ointment or hexachlorophene (pHisoHex®) soaps or constituents of these products. - Age less than 18 years. - Inability to remain in the study for the two year duration. - Pregnant or breastfeeding females. - Females who intend to become pregnant during the two year study time period. - Persons who are healthcare providers with direct patient contact.


NCT ID:

NCT00631566


Primary Contact:

N/A


Backup Contact:

N/A


Location Contact:

San Antonio, Texas 78236
United States



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Site Status: N/A


Data Source: ClinicalTrials.gov

Date Processed: October 09, 2019

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