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Last refreshed on: 17 October 2012
Main ID:  NCT00702871
Date of registration: 19/06/2008
Primary sponsor: Maulana Azad Medical College
Public title: A Clinico-Bacteriological Study and Effect of Stress Ulcer Prophylaxis on Occurrence of Ventilator Associated Pneumonia
Scientific title: A Clinico-Bacteriological Study and Effect of Stress Ulcer Prophylaxis on Occurrence of Ventilator Associated Pneumonia: a Randomized Prospective Study
Date of first enrolment: March 2005
Target sample size: 50
Recruitment status: Completed
Study type:  Interventional
Study design:  Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment  
Countries of recruitment
Name:   Rajiv Singla, M.D.
Affiliation:  Maulana Azad Medical College and Lok Nayak Hospital, Delhi, India
Key inclusion & exclusion criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

- Age greater than 12 years

- Those on mechanical ventilation for more than 48 hours.

Exclusion Criteria:

- Pre-existing pneumonia at the beginning of ventilation or

- Developing pneumonia within 48 hours of ventilation.

- Patients on oral antibiotics

Age minimum: 13 Years
Age maximum: N/A
Gender: Both
Health Condition(s) or Problem(s) studied
Antimicrobial Drug Susceptibility Pattern
Etiological Organisms
Stress Ulcer Prophylaxis
Ventilator Associated Pneumonia
Drug: Ranitidine
Drug: Sucralfate
Primary Outcome(s)
Occurence of ventilator associated pneumonia [Time Frame: till discharge from ICU or death of Patient]
Secondary Outcome(s)
Secondary ID(s)
Source(s) of Monetary Support
Please refer to primary and secondary sponsors
Secondary Sponsor(s)
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