Track topics on Twitter Track topics that are important to you
Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Supportive Care
Current standard eczema treatment and standard pillow at night, Chillow cooling pillow
Northwestern University Department of Dermatology
Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:13:21-0400
The purpose of this study is to evaluate outcomes following cesarean delivery for failure to progress with the use of the Fetal Pillow. Our hypothesis is that time to delivery of the fetus...
The purpose of this research study is to better understand how this study pillowcase works when people use it to treat acne. Most people, including people with acne, sleep six to eight ho...
Narrowband ultraviolet B phototherapy is the "standard" phototherapy for atopic eczema; ultraviolet A1 is sometimes used but is not a widely available treatment. We do not know the most im...
Stroke is the leading cause of adult disability and the third leading cause of death in the United States. Unfortunately, there are few therapies that have been proven to improve stroke ou...
The objectives of this study are to increase families' understanding of eczema and improve eczema management in the primary care setting. The investigators plan to create an educational vi...
Dupuytren's contracture (DC) is a fibroproliferative disorder of palmar fascia that causes flexion contractures of one or more digits. There is currently no gold standard operative and postoperative p...
Current standard audible medical alarms are difficult to learn and distinguish from one another. Auditory icons represent a new type of alarm that has been shown to be easier to learn and identify in ...
Family interventions for eating disorders are often recommended for the treatment of children and adolescents. Treatment studies and a range of treatment guidelines now recommend family-based treatmen...
Night-time wakening with asthma symptoms is key to assessment and therapy decisions, with no gold standard objective measure. The study aims were to 1) determine the feasibility, 2) explore equivalenc...
Introduction: This article discusses the problems of the current issue of modern orthodontics aimed at increasing the effectiveness of diagnosis and treatment of transversal anomalies of occlusion in ...
Works about trials that aim to show a new treatment is no better and no worse than the standard treatment.
Trial that aims to show a new treatment is no better and no worse than the standard treatment.
Determination, by measurement or comparison with a standard, of the correct value of each scale reading on a meter or other measuring instrument; or determination of the settings of a control device that correspond to particular values of voltage, current, frequency or other output.
Job schedule in which working hours deviate from the standard hours (e.g., evening shift, night shift or rotating shift).
A type of oropharyngeal airway that provides an alternative to endotracheal intubation and standard mask anesthesia in certain patients. It is introduced into the hypopharynx to form a seal around the larynx thus permitting spontaneous or positive pressure ventilation without penetration of the larynx or esophagus. It is used in place of a facemask in routine anesthesia. The advantages over standard mask anesthesia are better airway control, minimal anesthetic gas leakage, a secure airway during patient transport to the recovery area, and minimal postoperative problems.
Sleep disorders disrupt sleep during the night, or cause sleepiness during the day, caused by physiological or psychological factors. The common ones include snoring and sleep apnea, insomnia, parasomnias, sleep paralysis, restless legs syndrome, circa...
Dermatitis means an inflammation of the skin. Contact dermatitis is a term used when this inflammation is caused by contact with something in the environment. The changes of dermatitis seen in the skin take the form of eczema; hence it may sometimes be r...
The term allergy is used to describe a response, within the body, to a substance, which is not necessarily harmful in itself, but results in an immune response and a reaction that causes symptoms and disease in a predisposed person, which in turn can cau...