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Comparative Study Between Thrombosis Prophylaxis Protocols

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
UPECLIN HC FM Botucatu Unesp
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00713973
First received: July 8, 2008
Last updated: October 17, 2008
Last verified: July 2008
  Purpose

Background: Compare the American and Brazilian protocols for prophylaxis of deep vein thrombosis (DVT), seeking to draft a new protocol, more comprehensive and applicable. Methods: A prospective study was conducted over a year, covering 212 patients, comparing the protocols on the stratification of risk of DVT, and the type of prophylaxis indicated. A new protocol was proposed, applied and compared to previous.


Condition
Prophylaxis of Deep Vein Thrombosis

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Comparative Study Between American and Brazilian Protocols for Deep Venous Thrombosis Prophylaxis: a New Proposal

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Further study details as provided by UPECLIN HC FM Botucatu Unesp:

Enrollment: 212
Study Start Date: June 2007
Study Completion Date: June 2008
Groups/Cohorts
1
Submitted to the American protocol for prophylaxis of deep vein thrombosis
2
Submitted to the Brazilian protocol for prophylaxis of deep vein thrombosis
3
Submitted to the SBCP modified protocol for prophylaxis of deep vein thrombosis

Detailed Description:

Not desired

  Eligibility

Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population

Patients who underwent plastic surgery in the Hospital of the Medical School of Botucatu, in the period of one year.

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

Patients who underwent plastic surgery in the Hospital of the Medical School of Botucatu, in the period of one year

Exclusion Criteria:

refusal to participate in the research protocol

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00713973

Locations
Brazil
University Hospital of UNESP
Botucatu, São Paulo, Brazil, 18.618-970
Sponsors and Collaborators
UPECLIN HC FM Botucatu Unesp
Investigators
Principal Investigator: JORGE L MOULIM UPECLIN HC FM Botucatu Unesp
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Jorge Lorenzoni Moulim, UNESP
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00713973     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: upeclin/HC/FMB-Unesp-09
Study First Received: July 8, 2008
Last Updated: October 17, 2008
Health Authority: Brazil: National Committee of Ethics in Research

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Thrombosis
Venous Thrombosis
Cardiovascular Diseases
Embolism and Thrombosis
Vascular Diseases

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