A randomised prospective comparison of oral versus intraperitoneal ciprofloxacin in the treatment of bacterial peritonitis in CAPD patients


Grant Data
Project Title
A randomised prospective comparison of oral versus intraperitoneal ciprofloxacin in the treatment of bacterial peritonitis in CAPD patients
Principal Investigator
Dr Cheng, Ignatius Kum Po   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Dr Wong Freud Woon To   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
14
Start Date
1990-05-01
Completion Date
1991-06-30
Amount
160000
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
bacterial peritonitis
Discipline
Others - Medicine, Dentistry and Health
Sponsor
Other projects
Grant Type
Other Funding Scheme
Funding Year
1989/1990
Status
Completed
Objectives
To compare the cost-effectiveness of ciprofloxacin, a new quinolone antibiotic, given either orally or i.p. in the treatment of bacterial peritonitis complicating CAPD.