Bedside Ultrasound Identifies Congestive Heart Failure
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00833144|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : January 30, 2009
Last Update Posted : December 13, 2013
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Sierra Beck, MD, RDMS, Emory University
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Recruitment Status :||Completed|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||February 2010|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||February 2011|
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