Gainesville, Florida 32608


Purpose:

The research study will investigate the longitudinal cognitive outcomes in subjects admitted as children diagnosed with sepsis who may have had acute kidney injury. Each subject will be contacted 2-15 years after their incident admission in order to solicit responses to a functional and cognitive quality of life survey. Children admitted during the same time frame that did not have kidney injury will also be surveyed.


Study summary:

250 subjects with a prior admission for pediatric sepsis will be contacted 2-15 years following the incident admission in order to complete a survey to assess their overall quality of life. Children will be administered the Pediatric Quality of Life (PedsQL) survey with a parental section to allow for parental response. Adult subjects will take the adult version of the PedsQL.


Criteria:

Inclusion Criteria: - Subjects may be adults or children who were admitted to the hospital with a severe infection between January 1998 to December 2014. - Consent from adult or parent/guardian of child to participate in study. - Assent from subjects between 7 and 17 years of age. Exclusion Criteria: - Failure or inability to complete the survey - Participant is unable to understand written or spoken English - Subjects between 7 and 17 years of age unwilling to assent.


NCT ID:

NCT02372734


Primary Contact:

Principal Investigator
Marie-Carmelle Elie, MD
University of Florida

Marie-Carmelle Elie, MD
Phone: 352-265-5911


Backup Contact:

N/A


Location Contact:

Gainesville, Florida 32608
United States

Marie-Carmelle Elie, MD
Phone: 352-265-5911
Email: elie@ufl.edu

Site Status: Recruiting


Data Source: ClinicalTrials.gov

Date Processed: January 21, 2020

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