Comparison of Two Methods of Transfusion for Stroke Prevention in Sickle Cell
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02561312|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 28, 2015
Last Update Posted : July 27, 2018
Chattanooga-Hamilton County Hospital Authority
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Jennifer Keates, M.D., Chattanooga-Hamilton County Hospital Authority
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Recruitment Status :||Completed|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||September 30, 2016|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||September 30, 2017|
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