CO2 vs. Air Insufflation for Endoscopic Ultrasound
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02773563|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : May 16, 2016
Last Update Posted : April 10, 2017
University of Bologna
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Pietro Fusaroli, University of Bologna
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Recruitment Status :||Completed|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||March 2017|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||April 2017|
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