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Procalcitonin-guided Detection of Streptococcal Acute Tonsillitis

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified January 2013 by Aarhus University Hospital.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
Skodstrup Medical Clinic, Denmark
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Ann Christensen, Aarhus University Hospital Identifier:
First received: July 31, 2012
Last updated: January 17, 2013
Last verified: January 2013
No Study Results Posted on for this Study
  Study Status: This study is currently recruiting participants.
  Estimated Study Completion Date: March 2013
  Estimated Primary Completion Date: March 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Diamantis PK, George S, Alexander DK, Georgios MF, Constantinos AB, Sofia M, John AP, George AV. C-Reactive Protein and serum Procalcitonin Levels as Markers of Bacterial Upper Respiratory Tract Infections. American Journal if Infectious Diseases 5(4): 282-287, 2009.
Murray PR, Baron EJ, Jorgensen JH, et al. Manual of clinical microbiology. 9th ed. Washington, DC: ASM Press. 2007.