Advertisement

Topics

Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Obesity

2018-05-22 18:49:10 | BioPortfolio

Published on BioPortfolio: 2018-05-22T18:49:10-0400

Clinical Trials [1022 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Clinical Informed Consent Format Evaluation

This study evaluates the effectiveness of a patient-centered short written informed consent form and a patient-centered short video informed consent in a randomized controlled trial (contr...

Computer-Generated Vs. Standard Informed Consent for HIV Research Studies

The purpose of this study is to test an interactive multimedia informed consent (iMIC) computer program to see if the program can generate a consent form that potential participants in an ...

Fecal Microbiota Transplantation for the Treatment of Obesity

This is a randomized controlled pilot study to assess the microbiological and clinical impacts of Fecal Microbiota Transplantation (FMT) in patients with obesity. The investigators will pr...

Information Improvement for Surgical Patients Through Portable Video Media

The aim of this study is to evaluate the comprehension of the Informed consent with the Standard Verbal Communication (SVC) versus Portable Video Media (PVM).

Usage of Dapagliflozin in the Management of Type-2 Diabetes Mellitus: A Real World Evidence Study in Indian Patients

This study is a non-interventional, multicentre, prospective, observational study to be conducted at 50 sites in India. The study targets to enrol 2000 patients with 40 patients per site. ...

PubMed Articles [3048 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Improving quality of the informed consent process: Developing an easy-to-read, multimodal, patient-centered format in a real-world setting.

To develop a patient-centered informed consent and assessment tool written at a 6th grade-level that is multimodal, affordable, transportable, and readily modifiable for protocol updates.

Should consent be required for organ procurement?

Must we obtain a patient's consent before posthumously removing her organs? According to the consent requirement, in order to permissibly remove organs from a deceased person, it is necessary that her...

Delving Deeper Into Informed Consent: Legal and Ethical Dilemmas of Emergency Consent, Surrogate Consent, and Intraoperative Consultation.

Informed consent is gaining an ever-important place in modern medicine. The practice of patient-centered medicine along with evidence-based medicine requires a balance between the patient's wishes and...

Ethical Acceptability of Postrandomization Consent in Pragmatic Clinical Trials.

Pragmatic clinical trials that seek informed consent after randomization (ie, postrandomization consent) are increasingly used, but debate on ethics persists because control arm patients are not speci...

Recall and Retention of Consent Procedure Contents and Decisions: Results of a Randomized Controlled Trial.

Residual tissue samples, i.e., samples excised for diagnosis or during treatment, are commonly used for medical research. In the Netherlands, they can be used provided the patient did not opt out of t...

Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

Informed consent given by someone other than the patient or research subject.

Informed consent given by a parent on behalf of a minor or otherwise incompetent child.

A condition of having excess fat in the abdomen. Abdominal obesity is typically defined as waist circumferences of 40 inches or more in men and 35 inches or more in women. Abdominal obesity raises the risk of developing disorders, such as diabetes, hypertension and METABOLIC SYNDROME X.

An institutional policy of granting authority to health personnel to perform procedures on patients or to remove organs from cadavers for transplantation unless an objection is registered by family members or by the patient prior to death. This also includes emergency care of minors without prior parental consent.

The condition of weighing two, three, or more times the ideal weight, so called because it is associated with many serious and life-threatening disorders. In the BODY MASS INDEX, morbid obesity is defined as having a BMI greater than 40.0 kg/m2.

More From BioPortfolio on "Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Obesity"

Advertisement
Quick Search
Advertisement
Advertisement

 

Searches Linking to this Trial