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Staphylococcus Aureus Carriers Students Nursing Oxacillin Resistant

Information source: University of Sao Paulo
ClinicalTrials.gov processed this data on August 23, 2015
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Condition(s) targeted: Staphylococcal Infections

Phase: N/A

Status: Recruiting

Sponsored by: University of Sao Paulo

Official(s) and/or principal investigator(s):
Eliane Patrícia Pereira, Principal Investigator, Affiliation: São Paulo State University

Overall contact:
Eliane Patrícia Pereira, Phone: 55(14)3811-6058, Email: fliane24@yahoo.com.br


The Staphylococcus aureus is an important pathogen bacteria actuating as an agent of a wide variety of infections, such as the superficials to the disseminates ones, its commonly find into hospitals ambient, assailing mainly immunosupress patients. Around 30% to 50% of people carries this agent in their nasal bone as part of their normal flora, occuring larger in hospitals workers. The S. aureus is also known for its high capacity of developing resistance to various antibiotic. Facing these considerations, the importance of nursing precaution and the infections control inside hospitals ambient, the purpose of this present study aimed to verify the rates of carriers of S. aureus in nursing students and the connection with the hospitals time involvement during graduation in the Faculty de Medicine

de Botucatu - UNESP, embracing the 4 years of graduation college.

Clinical Details

Study design: Observational Model: Defined Population, Time Perspective: Longitudinal


Minimum age: 17 Years. Maximum age: 30 Years. Gender(s): Both.


Inclusion Criteria:

- Students nursing

Exclusion Criteria:

- Students nursing with infection

Locations and Contacts

Eliane Patrícia Pereira, Phone: 55(14)3811-6058, Email: fliane24@yahoo.com.br

São Paulo State University, Botucatu, São Paulo 185618-000, Brazil; Recruiting
Maria de Lourdes Ribeiro de Souza da Cunha, Phone: 55(14) 3811-6058, Email: cunhalr@ibb.unesp.br
Eliane Pereira, Principal Investigator
Additional Information

Starting date: September 2006
Last updated: August 17, 2007

Page last updated: August 23, 2015

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