Dexamethasone Therapy in VLBW Infants at Risk of CLD
This study has been completed.
Information provided by:
Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD)
First received: February 15, 2001
Last updated: January 9, 2011
Last verified: September 2010
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Study Status:||This study has been completed.|
|Study Completion Date:||April 1994|
|Primary Completion Date:||January 1994 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
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