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Renalof in the Treatment of Elderly Patients With Gallstones

2014-08-27 03:14:45 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The purpose of this study is to assess the efficacy and safety of Renalof administration in the treatment of gallstones (cholelithiasis) as determined by ultrasonography and clinical evaluation in elderly patients (aged >65 years). The duration of this double-blind placebo controlled phase 3 clinical trial will be 6 months. The estimated number of patients to be recruited and randomized for the study is 40.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Control: Placebo Control, Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Caregiver, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor), Primary Purpose: Treatment

Conditions

Cholelithiasis

Intervention

Renalof, Placebo

Location

"Dr. Salvador Allende" Clinical-Surgical-Docent Hospital
Havana City
Havana
Cuba

Status

Recruiting

Source

Catalysis SL

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:14:45-0400

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Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

Misunderstanding among individuals, frequently research subjects, of scientific methods such as randomization and placebo controls.

Hemorrhage in or through the BILIARY TRACT due to trauma, inflammation, CHOLELITHIASIS, vascular disease, or neoplasms.

Complication of CHOLELITHIASIS characterized by OBSTRUCTIVE JAUNDICE; abdominal pain, and fever.

An effect usually, but not necessarily, beneficial that is attributable to an expectation that the regimen will have an effect, i.e., the effect is due to the power of suggestion.

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