Research Study

A Prospective Randomized Trial of 2 Weeks vs 3 Months of Antibiotics Post Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy for the Prevention of Infection-Related Kidney Stones
Principal Investigator 
Ben Chew

Overview

Body Locations and Systems 
Kidney Stones
ClinicalTrials.gov# 
NCT02375295
Status 
Recruiting
Study Start/End 
Mar 30, 2015 to Jan 10, 2018
Locations 
Diamond Health Care Centre, UBC Hospital, Vancouver General Hospital
Name/Title 
Olga Arsovska, Research Coordinator
Phone 
604-875-4111 ext.62421
Email Address 
olga.arsovska@ubc.ca
Purpose of Study 

The aim of this research is to determine an effective antibiotic regimen following definitive surgical therapy of kidney stones caused by bacterial infection (struvite stones).

Eligibility 

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Disclaimer 

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