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multicentre trial

A clinical trial conducted using a single protocol, at two or more sites, each with its own clinical investigator.
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A randomized, placebo-controlled, double-blind, parallel-group, multicenter trial was conducted in 26 ICUs in France.
The Phase 2 open label, single-arm, multicenter trial plans to enroll approximately 80 patients with AR-positive, TNBC at sites in the United States, Canada and Europe.
METHODS: In a multicenter trial, we randomly assigned 204 patients with acute myocardial infarction to receive an intracoronary infusion of progenitor cells derived from bone marrow (BMC) or placebo medium into the infarct artery 3 to 7 days after successful reperfusion therapy.
Harlin, MD (Sacred Heart Hospital, Pensacola, FL and trial investigator) said, "In applying evidence-based medicine to the treatment of AAA, it is clear that these results, coupled with prior multicenter trial published results, demonstrate the significant clinical benefits of the anatomical fixation technique.
The multicenter trial at seven institutions, including Johns Hopkins, enrolled prostate cancer patients whose disease had spread to take a once-daily pill for four weeks.
Daily supplementation with vitamins C and E starting between 9 and 16 weeks' gestation did not reduce the rate of pregnancy-associated hypertension, according to a large multicenter trial in low-risk, nulliparous women.
The 12-week phase III multicenter trial involved 903 patients with moderate to severe plaque psoriasis who were randomized to two doses of the interleukin-12/-23-bIocker ustekinumab (Stelara) at either 45 mg or 90 mg or to the tumor necrosis factor-inhibitor etanercept (En-brel) at 50 mg twice weekly.
Radiofrequency ablation (RFA) has been found to generate a complete response in a high percentage of patients in an industry-sponsored, prospective, single-arm, multicenter trial involving patients with early-stage non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) or pulmonary metastases (overall tumor size < 3.
Data collected for each article were number of authors, ordinal number of the corresponding author, type of study described, whether the described study was a multicenter trial, whether authorship listed included a "study group," and whether any author was also an editor of the journal.
Now that it has attained the positive results, MolMed will begin a phase III randomized multicenter trial in Europe within 2006.
headed a National Cancer Institute-funded, multicenter trial comparing BeneFin and a placebo.
In a recent multicenter trial, the research team assessed 313 adults who experienced frequent backaches when lying in bed and upon arising.

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