Corticosteroids Therapy and Pneumocystis Jirovecii Pneumonia (PCP)
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00636935|
Recruitment Status : Withdrawn (No patient completed protocol)
First Posted : March 17, 2008
Last Update Posted : June 27, 2017
George Washington University
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Gary Simon, George Washington University
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
Study was withdrawn before participants were enrolled.
|Recruitment Status :||Withdrawn|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||August 2013|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||August 2013|
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