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Home Based Massage and Relaxation for Sickle Cell Pain

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT00066079
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : August 5, 2003
Last Update Posted : August 6, 2008
Information provided by:
National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NCCIH)

No Study Results Posted on for this Study
Recruitment Status : Completed
Actual Primary Completion Date : November 2006
Actual Study Completion Date : November 2006
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