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Epidemiology of Venous Thromboembolism

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00456196
First Posted: April 4, 2007
Last Update Posted: July 13, 2009
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Collaborator:
Sanofi
Information provided by:
Brigham and Women's Hospital
  Purpose
More than 5 years ago the DVT FREE Registry was conceived. Its database consists of 5,451 ultrasound-confirmed DVT patients from 183 institutions. This database is rich in information of critical importance to health care providers. The information contained within the database will be revisited to provide more detailed analyses which will be used for risk factor assessment and for decision-making regarding the implementation of VTE Prophylaxis.

Condition
Venous Thromboembolism Pulmonary Embolism Cancer Deep Vein Thrombosis COPD

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Epidemiology of Venous Thromboembolism: Analyses and Publications From the DVT FREE Database

Further study details as provided by Brigham and Women's Hospital:

Enrollment: 5451
Study Start Date: April 2006
Study Completion Date: June 2009
Primary Completion Date: June 2009 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
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  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients from the DVT FREE study with ultrasound-confirmed deep vein thrombosis
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Ultrasound-confirmed DVT patients from 183 institutions.
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00456196


Locations
United States, Massachusetts
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Boston, Massachusetts, United States, 02115
Sponsors and Collaborators
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Sanofi
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Samuel Z. Goldhaber, MD Brigham and Women's Hospital
  More Information

Additional Information:
Publications:
Responsible Party: Samuel Z. Goldhaber, MD, Brigham and Women's Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00456196     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2006-P-000820
First Submitted: April 2, 2007
First Posted: April 4, 2007
Last Update Posted: July 13, 2009
Last Verified: July 2009

Keywords provided by Brigham and Women's Hospital:
Deep Vein Thrombosis
COPD
Thrombosis
Cancer
Renal
Elderly
Surgery
Orthopedic Surgery
Medically Ill
Pulmonary Embolism
Anticoagulation

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Venous Thrombosis
Thrombosis
Thromboembolism
Embolism
Venous Thromboembolism
Pulmonary Embolism
Embolism and Thrombosis
Vascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Lung Diseases
Respiratory Tract Diseases


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