CLIMB

Novel Biomarker Investigation for Patients Undergoing CSF Shunt Infection Treatment

Learn about the development of bacterial infections in shunted hydrocephalus

CHLA IRB Number
CHLA-20-00069
Study Type
Observational
Eligibility
Ages 0-21 diagnosed with hydrocephalus who have a shunt infection OR undergoing a new shunt placement for the first time, have a shunt that has malfunctioned and requires revision surgery, or are having a temporizing hydrocephalus surgery
Enrollment Status
Open
Does this study also recruit healthy volunteers?
No
Coordinator Contact
Taydin Macon
Contact Email
tmacon@chla.usc.edu
Coordinator Contact
Joaquin Vega
Contact Email
jovega@chla.usc.edu