Prevention of West Syndrome With Low-dose Adrenocorticotropin Hormone (ACTH) (PREVENT-WS)
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01367964|
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified February 2015 by John J Millichap, MD, Ann & Robert H Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago.
Recruitment status was: Recruiting
First Posted : June 7, 2011
Last Update Posted : February 4, 2015
Ann & Robert H Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago
Thrasher Research Fund
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
John J Millichap, MD, Ann & Robert H Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Recruitment Status :||Unknown|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||June 2015|
|Study Completion Date :||No date given|
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