Intrawound Vancomycin Prophylaxis for Neural Stimulator (IV-DIRT)
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03221023|
Recruitment Status : Enrolling by invitation
First Posted : July 18, 2017
Last Update Posted : October 16, 2018
University of British Columbia
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Christopher Honey, University of British Columbia
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Recruitment Status :||Enrolling by invitation|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||September 15, 2020|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||December 15, 2020|
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