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This is multicenter placebo-controlled study evaluating the safety and efficacy of a 14-day treatment of AI at two dosage levels as compared to placebo, given twice daily, in CF patients with P. aeruginosa lung infection, delivered by the eFlow investigational nebulizer.
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
Aztreonam for Inhalation (AI), Placebo
Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:16:26-0400
The purpose of this research study is to see if an experimental drug called Aztreonam for Inhalation Solution is safe and effective to treat Burkholderia lung infections in patients with C...
The purpose of this study is to see if aztreonam lysinate for inhalation (AI) is safe and effective for cystic fibrosis (CF) patients with lung infections due to a bacteria called Pseudomo...
The primary objective of this program is to provide expanded access to aztreonam lysine for inhalation (AZLI) 75 mg prior to its commercial availability to patients with cystic fibrosis (C...
The purpose of this study is to see if a 28-day course of AI is safe and effective for cystic fibrosis (CF) patients with lung disease due to Pseudomonas aeruginosa (PA) infection.
The primary objective of this study is to assess the safety and efficacy of a 28-day course of aztreonam lysine for inhalation (AZLI) in patients with cystic fibrosis (CF), mild lung disea...
Intestinal dysbiosis has been described in Cystic Fibrosis (CF) and probiotics have been proposed to restore microbial composition. Aim of the study was to investigate the effects of Lactobacillus rha...
There are many challenges to providing end-of-life care (EOLC) to people with cystic fibrosis (CF).
To test quantitative functional lung MRI techniques in young adults with cystic fibrosis (CF) compared to healthy volunteers and to monitor immediate treatment effects of a single inhalation of hypert...
Antibiotic therapy is of vital importance for the control of infectious exacerbations in cystic fibrosis (CF) patients. However, very little is known regarding the fraction of systemically administere...
The purpose of this study was to evaluate hearing impairment in pediatric patients with cystic fibrosis (CF).
An autosomal recessive genetic disease of the EXOCRINE GLANDS. It is caused by mutations in the gene encoding the CYSTIC FIBROSIS TRANSMEMBRANE CONDUCTANCE REGULATOR expressed in several organs including the LUNG, the PANCREAS, the BILIARY SYSTEM, and the SWEAT GLANDS. Cystic fibrosis is characterized by epithelial secretory dysfunction associated with ductal obstruction resulting in AIRWAY OBSTRUCTION; chronic RESPIRATORY INFECTIONS; PANCREATIC INSUFFICIENCY; maldigestion; salt depletion; and HEAT PROSTRATION.
A chloride channel that regulates secretion in many exocrine tissues. Abnormalities in the CFTR gene have been shown to cause cystic fibrosis. (Hum Genet 1994;93(4):364-8)
A strain of mice widely studied as a model for cystic fibrosis. These mice are generated from embryonic stem cells in which the CFTR (cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator) gene is inactivated by gene targeting. As a result, all mice have one copy of this altered gene in all their tissues. Mice homozygous for the disrupted gene exhibit many features common to young cystic fibrosis patients, including failure to thrive, meconium ileus, and alteration of mucous and serous glands.
A species of STENOTROPHOMONAS, formerly called Xanthomonas maltophilia, which reduces nitrate. It is a cause of hospital-acquired ocular and lung infections, especially in those patients with cystic fibrosis and those who are immunosuppressed.
A rehabilitation therapy for removal of copious mucus secretion from the lung of patients with diseases such as CHRONIC BRONCHITIS; BRONCHIECTASIS; PULMONARY ABSCESS; or CYSTIC FIBROSIS. The patient's head is placed in a downward incline (so the TRACHEA is inferior to the affected area) for 15- to 20-minute sessions.
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