Taurolidine Lock in Long Term Parenteral Nutrition

NCT ID: NCT02009189


Title
The Value of Taurolidine Lock in Long Term Parenteral Nutrition
Purpose
Taurolidine alone or in combination with citrate have been proposed for locking the catheter to reduce the number of catheter infections. As there is not enough evidence to give recommendations in this regard, the study tested the hipothesis that taurolidine improves the outcome of long term paretneral nutrition.
Details
Conditions
Home Parenteral Nutrition, Central Venous Catheter
Keywords
home parenteral nutrition, central venous catheter
Source
Stanley Dudrick's Memorial Hospital
Sponsors
Stanley Dudrick's Memorial Hospital
Status
Completed
Acronym
Last Updated
09 Dec 2013
URL
Official Link
Citations/Publications
Pittiruti M, Hamilton H, Biffi R, MacFie J, Pertkiewicz M; ESPEN.. ESPEN Guidelines on Parenteral Nutrition: central venous catheters (access, care, diagnosis and therapy of complications). Clin Nutr. 2009 Aug;28(4):365-77. doi: 10.1016/j.clnu.2009.03.015.

Locations
Poland