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Epidemiology of Venous Thromboembolism

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00456196
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : April 4, 2007
Last Update Posted : July 13, 2009
Sponsor:
Collaborator:
Sanofi
Information provided by:
Brigham and Women's Hospital

Brief Summary:
More than 5 years ago the DVT FREE Registry was conceived. Its database consists of 5,451 ultrasound-confirmed DVT patients from 183 institutions. This database is rich in information of critical importance to health care providers. The information contained within the database will be revisited to provide more detailed analyses which will be used for risk factor assessment and for decision-making regarding the implementation of VTE Prophylaxis.

Condition or disease
Venous Thromboembolism Pulmonary Embolism Cancer Deep Vein Thrombosis COPD

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Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 5451 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Epidemiology of Venous Thromboembolism: Analyses and Publications From the DVT FREE Database
Study Start Date : April 2006
Primary Completion Date : June 2009
Study Completion Date : June 2009




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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients from the DVT FREE study with ultrasound-confirmed deep vein thrombosis
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Ultrasound-confirmed DVT patients from 183 institutions.

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Locations
United States, Massachusetts
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Boston, Massachusetts, United States, 02115
Sponsors and Collaborators
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Sanofi
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Samuel Z. Goldhaber, MD Brigham and Women's Hospital

Additional Information:
Publications:
Responsible Party: Samuel Z. Goldhaber, MD, Brigham and Women's Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00456196     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2006-P-000820
First Posted: April 4, 2007    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: July 13, 2009
Last Verified: July 2009

Keywords provided by Brigham and Women's Hospital:
COPD
Thrombosis
Cancer
Renal
Elderly
Surgery
Orthopedic Surgery
Medically Ill
Deep Vein Thrombosis
Pulmonary Embolism
Anticoagulation

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Thrombosis
Thromboembolism
Embolism
Venous Thromboembolism
Pulmonary Embolism
Venous Thrombosis
Embolism and Thrombosis
Vascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Lung Diseases
Respiratory Tract Diseases