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Prevalence and Risk Factors of Venous Thromboembolism in Hospitalized Pediatric Patients (pediatric DVT)

This study has been completed.
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First Posted: June 9, 2010
Last Update Posted: November 24, 2017
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Penn State University
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
  Study Status: This study has been completed.
  Study Completion Date: March 2010
  Primary Completion Date: March 2010 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
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