Ciprofloxacin for Prevention of BK Infection
This study is currently recruiting participants. (see Contacts and Locations)
Verified June 2014 by The Methodist Hospital System
The Methodist Hospital System
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Samir J. Patel, The Methodist Hospital System
First received: February 7, 2013
Last updated: June 24, 2014
Last verified: June 2014
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Study Status:||This study is currently recruiting participants.|
|Estimated Study Completion Date:||January 2016|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date:||June 2015 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
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