Sickle Cell Trait in Football Players
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01891877|
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified October 2014 by Carroll Flansburg, University of South Florida.
Recruitment status was: Recruiting
First Posted : July 3, 2013
Last Update Posted : October 20, 2014
|Condition or disease|
|Sickle Cell Trait|
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Estimated Enrollment :||20 participants|
|Observational Model:||Case Control|
|Official Title:||Is Sickle Cell Trait as Benign as is Usually Assumed?|
|Study Start Date :||October 2012|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||December 2015|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||December 2015|
Current or Former Football Players
Any former or current high school or college football players who carries sickle cell trait.
- Poor health outcomes [ Time Frame: 30 minutes or less to complete survey and buccal swab ]Any ill health events, such as excessive dehydration, muscle cramping, fatigue, shortness of breath, sickling crises, that can be linked to a sickling event.
Biospecimen Retention: Samples With DNA
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01891877
|Contact: Carroll N Flansburg, in firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Contact: Lorena Madrigal, PhD Anthropologyemail@example.com|
|United States, Florida|
|University of South Florida||Recruiting|
|Tampa, Florida, United States, 33620|
|Principal Investigator: Carroll N Flansburg, in progress|
|Principal Investigator:||Carroll N Flansburg, in progress||University of South Florida|