A Phase III, Multicentre, Randomised, Double-Blind Comparative Study to Evaluate the Efficacy and Safety of Ceftaroline Fosamil (600 mg Every 8 Hours) Versus Vancomycin Plus Aztreonam in the Treatment of Patients With Complicated Bacterial Skin and Soft Tissue Infections With Evidence of Systemic Inflammatory Response or Underlying Comorbidities

Trial Profile

A Phase III, Multicentre, Randomised, Double-Blind Comparative Study to Evaluate the Efficacy and Safety of Ceftaroline Fosamil (600 mg Every 8 Hours) Versus Vancomycin Plus Aztreonam in the Treatment of Patients With Complicated Bacterial Skin and Soft Tissue Infections With Evidence of Systemic Inflammatory Response or Underlying Comorbidities

Completed
Phase of Trial: Phase III

Latest Information Update: 01 Sep 2016

At a glance

  • Drugs Ceftaroline fosamil (Primary) ; Aztreonam; Vancomycin
  • Indications Bacterial infections; Skin and soft tissue infections
  • Focus Registrational; Therapeutic Use
  • Acronyms COVERS
  • Sponsors AstraZeneca
  • Most Recent Events

    • 01 Sep 2016 Results published in the Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy
    • 12 Apr 2016 Results from CANVAS-1, CANVAS 2, COVERS, FOCUS 1, FOCUS 2 and Asia CAP trials (n=4055) presented at the 26th European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases
    • 21 Sep 2015 Results of pooled analysis of 3 trials (CANVAS I and II, COVERS) presented at the Joint 55th Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy and 28th International Congress of Chemotherapy
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