Infection clinical trials at UC Irvine
1 research study open to eligible people
open to eligible people ages 18 years and up
This is a cluster-randomized trial of nursing homes to assess whether decolonization with routine chlorhexidine bathing and periodic use of nasal antiseptics can reduce hospitalizations associated with infections, antibiotic utilization, and multi-drug resistant organism (MDRO) prevalence. The comparator arm will be routine bathing care.
Garden Grove, California and other locations