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12:40 EST 23rd January 2019 | BioPortfolio

Observational Pharmaco‐Epidemiology Research & Analysis

Greater advances are needed in two separate but related areas in healthcare: 1) the Clinical Decision Support Systems that complement the EHR use in support of routine patient care, population management and disease management; and 2) the use of the point‐of‐care observational data from the provider‐patient encounter that support realworld medical research and healthc...

Digital Health Promotion in Iringa, Tanzania

Increased health education has the potential to facilitate better use of health care services and to promote early treatment, thus it can strengthen the health care system, and ultimately reduce morbidity and mortality. In this study, we will develop and test the effect of digital health messages related to HIV, Tuberculosis (TB) and Taenia solium cysticercosis/taeniosis (T...

TRANSLATE: Transgender and Gender Nonconforming Individuals' Access to Healthcare

Transgender and gender nonconforming (TGNC) individuals face a number of health disparities, many of which can be tied to a lack of access to or use of primary care. Stigma and misunderstanding make simple doctor's visits into ordeals only worth enduring for the most serious of problems. This project addresses those issues by enlisting TGNC people as experts on their own ex...

Film Array Gastrointestinal Panel Compared to Usual Care for ED Evaluation of Infectious Diarrhea

This research study will test a laboratory test called Film-Array Gastrointestinal (GI) Panel. This GI Panel is a test that can identify the bacteria or viruses that may cause diarrhea. This test will enable the ED doctor to better understand the cause of diarrhea to try to determine the best treatment. The primary objective of this study is to determine if testing ED pati...

Patient-reported Outcomes After Percutaneous Coronary Intervention

The main objective is to investigate i) continuity of care, ii) health literacy and self-management, iii) adherence to treatment, and iv) patient preferences, healthcare utilization and costs, and to determine associations with future short- and long-term health outcomes in patients after percutaneous coronary intervention.

Adolescent Depression Associated With Parental Depression

Depression is difficult to identify, prevent and treat in adolescents because of complex and stigmatized multiform symptoms and pathways of care. In children the existence of a parental depression is a significant and recognized risk factor for the development of a depression. It is regularly reported that 30% of adolescents of depressed parents have depression themselves....

Phase 2a Clinical Trial of ID93+GLA-SE Vaccine in BCG-vaccinated Healthy Healthcare Workers

The purpose of this study is to evaluate the experimental tuberculosis (TB) vaccine called ID93+GLA-SE. The safety, immunogenicity, and efficacy of ID93+GLA-SE will be compared to placebo, after three intramuscular (IM) injections one month apart in healthy healthcare workers. The healthcare workers will all have had the childhood TB vaccine called BCG, and all of them must...

Registry of Pancreatic Disease

This clinical data registry records information about the health status and healthcare performances received by participants affected by every type of pancreatic disease or disorder. All data (demographic, clinical, biochemical, radiological, pharmacological, genetic...) and audio and/or video recording from operative room are collected in order to be used for prospective o...

Proactive, Personalized Postpartum Mental Healthcare

Mental health symptoms - especially depression and anxiety - are very common in new parents, affecting close to 20% of mothers and at least 10% of fathers. When such symptoms progress to severe levels, they can be more difficult to treat. Early identification of symptoms and prompt treatment are ideal. Despite broad awareness that mental health symptoms in new parents are c...

Volatil Organic Compounds in Exhaled Air and Sweat After Thoracic Surgery for Carcinological Resection

Bronchopulmonary cancer, with 39 000 new cases and 30 000 deaths per year, is a main issue in public health in France. It is the leading cause of cancer death in France. A lot of progress in medical care has been made, but surgery remains the most effective treatment, when it is still possible. The goal is to detect and manage the lung cancer as early as possible. Alongside...

Predicting the Development of Myocardial Depression in Acute Neurological Patients

The purpose of this study is to assess the levels of serum catecholamines associated with myocardial depression (MD) in patients with acute neurological injury.

Crosslinking in Infectious Keratitis

Microbial keratitis is an infection of the cornea that is associated with risk of permanent visual impairment. It can be caused by bacteria, virus, fungus, protozoa and parasites. The common risk factors for infectious keratitis include ocular trauma, contact lens wear, recent ocular surgery, preexisting ocular surface disease, dry eyes, lid deformity, corneal sensation im...

Study About no Antimicrobial Prophylaxis in Totally Laparoscopic Distal Gastrectomy

Laparoscopic gastrectomy has fewer infectious complications compared to open surgery. Recently, the incidence of postoperative infectious complications was greatly reduced due to the development of surgical techniques and improvement of prevention and control of surgical infection. Previous multicenter, phase II study (KSWEET-01) revealed that the incidence of infectious co...

Echinocandins Versus Azoles for Candidemia Treatment

Candidemia is the most frequent invasive fungal disease in intensive care units (ICUs). It remains a major health concern, considering its attributable mortality up to 40% in critically ill patients. Successful clinical outcome requires early diagnosis and effective antifungal therapy. Guidelines for the treatment of candidemia were published by the Infectious Diseases Soci...

Effect of Cranberry and Agaves Extract on Microbiota and Intestinal Health

The growing prevalence of obesity and type 2 diabetes (T2D) is a major public health problem. Recent studies have clearly established that the gut microbiota plays a key role in the investigator's propensity to develop obesity and associated metabolic health disorders. The gut microbiota compositions plays a decisive role in glucose metabolism and the chronic inflammatory s...

Community-based Management of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease in Nepal

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is the fourth most important cause of death worldwide and is one of the commonest non-communicable diseases (NCDs) in Nepal. The presence of risk factors like indoor and outdoor air pollution, the high prevalence of smoking and lack of general awareness of COPD makes it a serious public health concern. However, no attempt has bee...

Mount Sinai Palliative Care at Home for Dementia

The proposed project is a randomized controlled trial of a new home-based palliative care program for adults with advanced dementia and their caregivers within the Mount Sinai Health System. Potential subjects will be identified from Mount Sinai records or referred by a Mount Sinai healthcare provider. Patients will only be approached after authorization by their Mount Sina...

Evaluation of Self-help Books for Depression

The goal of this study is to compare the efficacy of acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT) and cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) for depression in a bibliotherapy format and assess hypothesized mechanisms of change in depression symptomatology, quality of life, and functioning. This study will test the following hypotheses: 1. CBT and ACT will both result in de...

Trial of Mount Sinai Palliative Care at Home

The proposed project is a randomized controlled trial of a new home-based palliative care program for adults with serious illness and their caregivers within the Mount Sinai Health System. Potential subjects will be identified from Mount Sinai records or referred by a Mount Sinai healthcare provider. Patients will only be approached after authorization by their Mount Sinai ...

Psychosocial, Environmental, and Chronic Disease Trends in Puerto Rico

The overall goal is to identify trends and longitudinal associations in psychosocial, food-related, and cardiometabolic risk factors that can guide public health priorities and future research needs aimed at reducing cardiovascular-related disparities in Puerto Rico. To this end, investigators will establish 'PROSPECT: Puerto Rico Observational Study of Psychosocial, Enviro...

Oral Health Among Children

The aim of this study is to identify the knowledge and behavior on dental health and hygiene among adolescents. In most cases, the investigators know tooth decay can be prevented and reversed at an early stage by observing good oral hygiene. Few studies have been done among adolescents. This study could justify the implementation of public health actions in terms of preven...

Impact of Increased Protein Density Diet to Muscle Mass and Strength Among Mid-aged and Older Adults

The subjects of this intervention program are mainly based on community-dwelling mid-aged and older adults. The investigator's program will provide meals containing different proportionated protein.As this project is a double blind test, only the investigators will know which subject corresponding to specific group of diets. Besides, the investigators use the valued-based ...

Effects of Brief Mindfulness-Based Self-Care Program

Increased burnout among healthcare professionals is well documented. Anxiety, depression, substance use, and suicide related to burnout is on the rise. The use of mindfulness-based programs to reduce stress and enhance wellbeing, among health care professionals, has increased with promising results. Typical mindfulness-based programs are 30 hours in length across 9 sessions...

Effect of Coping With Stress Program to Depression, Anxiety, Brain Functions in Adolescent at High-Risk for Depression

Depression is one of the leading diseases that cause disability, disease burden and threaten public health all over the world. In addition to the economic burdens brought on by depression, it also leads to many individual problems such as deterioration in education, increased psychiatric illnesses in the future, self-harm and suicide. For these reasons, it is important to p...

Maternal Mental Health

Perinatal (around the time of birth) mental health disorders are common difficulties of pregnancy. Perinatal depression is made up of major and minor depressive events during pregnancy and the first 12 months after delivery. It is estimated that 11%-19% of mothers suffer from perinatal depression. However, rates may be significantly higher among some subpopulations. ...

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