Post-tonsillectomy Pain Control in Adults
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02358850|
Recruitment Status : Recruiting
First Posted : February 9, 2015
Last Update Posted : October 20, 2017
University of Nebraska
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Samuel Pate MD, University of Nebraska
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Recruitment Status :||Recruiting|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||June 2019|
|Study Completion Date :||No date given|
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