Pulmonary Embolism, Venous Thrombosis Clinical Trial 2016-047MUSC

[LCID Study Number: 2016-047MUSC]

Comparative Effectiveness of Pulmonary Embolism Prevention After Hip and Knee Replacement: Balancing Safety and Effectiveness (PEPPER)

The purpose of this study is to better understand which blood thinners are best at preventing blood clots and which ones cause the least problem with bleeding.

Disease/Condition: Pulmonary Embolism, Venous Thrombosis

Department: Orthopedic Surgery

Location(s): Lahey Hospital & Medical Center (Burlington)

Primary Contact Email: [email protected]

Primary Contact Phone: 781-744-2629

Protocol #: 2016-047MUSC
Principal Investigator(s): Lawrence M. Specht
Study Coordinator(s): John Garfi
Trial Phase: Sponsor Initiated Study Observational