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RecruitMe Clinical Trial

A Randomized, open-label, Active Controlled, Safety and Extrapolated Efficacy Study in Pediatric Patients Requiring Anticoagulation for the Treatment of a Venous Thromboembolic Event
A Study of New Drug for the Treatment of Blood Clots in Children
Sponsor:Pfizer, Inc and Bristol-Myers Squibb BMS
Enrolling:Male and Female Patients
Age Range:Between 5 and 17 years old
IRB Number:AAAQ7816
U.S. Government ID:NCT02464969
Contact: Cindy Neunert, MD: 212-305-9770 /
Additional Study Information:

The purpose of this study is to find out whether a new drug, called apixiban, is safe to use in children, and whether it is helpful in children with blood clots. If you choose to have your child be part of this study, s/he will either receive the experimental drug, or he/she will receive one of the usual medications that we use for children with blood clots. Neither you nor your child's doctor will choose whether your child receives the usual medications or the experimental medication.

Do You Qualify?
Does your child have a blood clot in his/her upper leg (deep vein thrombosis DVT)?YesNo
And/or lung (pulmonary embolism PE), or another place in his/her body?YesNo
You may be eligible for this study

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Who Can I Contact?
For more information, please contact:
Cindy Neunert, MD
Phone: 212-305-9770