Upstate Active Clinical Trials
Study Title:A Multicenter, Randomized, Double-Blinded Comparative Study to Evaluate the Efficacy, Safety, and Pharmacokinetics of Daptomycin Versus Active Comparator in Pediatric Subjects with Acute Hematogenous Osteomyelitis Due to Gram-Positive Organisms.
What is the purpose of the study? (in Layman's terms, please describe the study)To determine whether daptomycin is effective and safe in the treatment of pediatric subjects with Acute Hematogenous Osteomyelitis (AHO) when compared to vancomycin (or equivalent) or nafcillin (or beta-lactam equivalent).
Upstate Institutional Review Board (IRB) Number:484796
Patient Age Group:Children
Principal Investigator:Leonard B Weiner
Who can I contact for more information?
Name: Wendy A Holz