Clinical trial of cefotiam


Grant Data
Project Title
Clinical trial of cefotiam
Principal Investigator
Professor Kumana, Cyrus Rustam   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Emeritus Professor Sir Todd David   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Lauder Ian James   (Co-Investigator)
Emeritus Professor Lam Wah Kit   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Chau Pak Yin   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
18
Start Date
1988-02-01
Completion Date
1989-07-31
Amount
85000
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
cefotiam
Discipline
Others - Medicine, Dentistry and Health
Sponsor
Other projects
Grant Type
Other Funding Scheme
Funding Year
1987/1988
Status
Completed
Objectives
To compare the clinical efficacy, safety and tolerability of IV cefamandole 1G Q6H cefotiam 1G Q12H and cefotiam 1G Q64 in a non-blind randomised pilot trial in moderately immunocompromised adults with pneumonia.