Topics

Pulmonary Function and Neuromuscular Disease

2018-03-01 20:52:11 | BioPortfolio

Summary

This study aims to describe the evolution of pulmonary function in 3 neuromuscular diseases : Duchenne muscular dystrophy, Werdnig-Hoffinann disease, congenital myopathy, monitored in Besançon university hospital.

Study Design

Conditions

Neuromuscular Diseases

Location

CHU de Besançon
Besançon
France

Status

Recruiting

Source

Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Besancon

Results (where available)

View Results

Links

Published on BioPortfolio: 2018-03-01T20:52:11-0500

Clinical Trials [539 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Genetics of Pediatric-Onset Motor Neuron and Neuromuscular Diseases

The goal of this study is to establish a genetic registry of patients with early-onset motor neuron and neuromuscular diseases. The investigators will collect samples from patients with a ...

Diagnostic Evaluation of Patients With Neuromuscular Disease

The objectives of this protocol are to: 1) screen patients with various neuromuscular disorders and facilitate their entry into appropriate research protocols; 2) help resolve puzzling di...

Air Stacking vs Glossopharyngeal Breathing in Neuromuscular Diseases

Neuromuscular diseases (NMD) are characterized by a reduced maximum insufflation capacity (MIC), which contributes to increased morbidity and mortality from respiratory diseases. Technique...

Effectiveness of Respiratory Physiotherapy in Children With Neuromuscular Disease

The main objective of this study is to determine whether the Respiratory Physiotherapy allows improvement or maintenance of respiratory function in children with Neuromuscular Diseases, ag...

Impact of the Pre-phonatory Inspiratory Volume on the Speech Quality of Neuromuscular Patients Dependent on Non-invasive Ventilation

We want to demonstrate that modifications of the ventilation parameters are liable to improve the different characteristics of phonation (duration, intensity, prosody..) in neuromuscular p...

PubMed Articles [7985 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Presentation and management patterns of lower urinary tract symptoms in adults due to rare inherited neuromuscular diseases.

To describe the urologic sequalae of several rare congenital neuromuscular diseases.

Immunosuppressive and Immunomodulatory Therapies for Neuromuscular Diseases Part I: Traditional Agents.

Immunosuppressive and immunomodulatory therapies have had a major effect on the treatment of immune-mediated neuromuscular diseases. Following the landmark introduction of synthetic corticosteroids, o...

Respiratory muscle training in children and adults with neuromuscular disease.

Neuromuscular diseases (NMDs) are a heterogeneous group of diseases affecting the anterior horn cell of spinal cord, neuromuscular junction, peripheral nerves and muscles. NMDs cause physical disabili...

Guidelines for neuromuscular ultrasound training.

Neuromuscular ultrasound has become an essential tool in the diagnostic evaluation of various neuromuscular disorders, and as such, there is growing interest in neuromuscular ultrasound training. Effe...

Water T Mapping in Fatty Infiltrated Thigh Muscles of Patients With Neuromuscular Diseases Using a T -Prepared 3D Turbo Spin Echo With SPAIR.

Muscle water T (T ) has been proposed as a biomarker to monitor disease activity and therapy effectiveness in patients with neuromuscular diseases (NMD). Multi-echo spin-echo (MESE) is known to be aff...

Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

Signs and symptoms associated with diseases of the muscle, neuromuscular junction, or peripheral nerves.

The use of peripheral nerve stimulation to assess transmission at the NEUROMUSCULAR JUNCTION, especially in the response to anesthetics, such as the intensity of NEUROMUSCULAR BLOCKADE by NEUROMUSCULAR BLOCKING AGENTS.

Conditions characterized by impaired transmission of impulses at the NEUROMUSCULAR JUNCTION. This may result from disorders that affect receptor function, pre- or postsynaptic membrane function, or ACETYLCHOLINESTERASE activity. The majority of diseases in this category are associated with autoimmune, toxic, or inherited conditions.

Severe or complete loss of motor function in the lower extremities and lower portions of the trunk. This condition is most often associated with SPINAL CORD DISEASES, although BRAIN DISEASES; PERIPHERAL NERVOUS SYSTEM DISEASES; NEUROMUSCULAR DISEASES; and MUSCULAR DISEASES may also cause bilateral leg weakness.

Complete or severe weakness of the muscles of respiration. This condition may be associated with MOTOR NEURON DISEASES; PERIPHERAL NERVE DISEASES; NEUROMUSCULAR JUNCTION DISEASES; SPINAL CORD DISEASES; injury to the PHRENIC NERVE; and other disorders.

More From BioPortfolio on "Pulmonary Function and Neuromuscular Disease"

Quick Search

Relevant Topics

Pulmonary
Pulmonary relating to or associated with the lungs eg Asthma, chronic bronchitis, emphysema, COPD, Cystic Fibrosis, Influenza,  Lung Cancer, Pneumonia, Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension, Sleep Disorders etc Follow and track Lung Cancer News ...

Muscular Dystrophy
Muscular dystrophy is a group of degenerative inherited disorders causing muscle weakness and loss of muscle tissue. The different types are Becker muscular dystrophy, Duchenne muscular dystrophy, Emery-Dreifuss muscular dystrophy, Facioscapulohumeral mu...

Congenital Diseases
Congenital conditions are those which are present from birth. They include structural deformities or loss of function in organs such as the <!--LGfEGNT2Lhm-->heart, gut or skeletal system. They can be corrected by <!--LGfEGNT2Lhm-->surgery, m...


Searches Linking to this Trial