A randomised prospective comparison of intraperitoneal vancomycin plus aztreonam versus oral ofloxacin as primary treatment of bacterial peritonitis in CAPD patients


Grant Data
Project Title
A randomised prospective comparison of intraperitoneal vancomycin plus aztreonam versus oral ofloxacin as primary treatment of bacterial peritonitis in CAPD patients
Principal Investigator
Dr Cheng, Ignatius Kum Po   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Miss Wong   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
36
Start Date
1989-05-01
Completion Date
1992-04-30
Amount
20000
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
CAPD patients
Discipline
Others - Medicine, Dentistry and Health
Sponsor
Other projects
Grant Type
Other Funding Scheme
Funding Year
1988/1989
Status
Completed
Objectives
To investigate the relative efficacy and cost-benefit of using intraperitoneal vancomycin plus aztreonam versus oral ofloxacin as the primary mode of therapy in patients on continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis who develop bacterial peritonitis.