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Epidemiologic Surveillance of S. Pneumoniae

2014-08-27 03:40:26 | BioPortfolio

Summary

To determine the incidence of invasive pneumococcal disease in Latin America. Note that the study was recently amended and will continue in Colombia only.

Study Design

Observational Model: Cohort, Time Perspective: Prospective

Conditions

Pneumococcal Disease

Intervention

Blood Culture

Location

Goiania
DC
Brazil
74605-050

Status

Recruiting

Source

Wyeth

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:40:26-0400

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