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The purpose of this study is to compare delayed vs. immediate insertion of the Copper T 380 IUD after termination of pregnancy after 12 weeks.
Patients presenting to the Reproductive Choice clinic at Bellevue hospital for second trimester termination will be offered participation in this study. They will be randomized to either delayed or immediate IUD insertion. The subjects will be seen at a 6 month follow-up visit and IUD placement will be verified by physical exam and subjects will fill out a satisfaction questionnaire.
Allocation: Randomized, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Health Services Research
Copper T 380 IUD, Copper T 380 IUD
New York University School of Medicine
Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:35:47-0400
This a randomized control trial to identify if patients who desire LARC are more likely to have success receiving the desired form of contraception if it is placed a) during the postpartum...
The purpose of this study is to determine the safety and optimal dosing of intravenous copper chloride and disulfiram in men with metastatic castrate-resistant prostate cancer (CRPC). Elig...
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The purpose of this study is to assess the impact of copper linens on hospital acquired infections and drug resistant bacteria.
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Copper is an essential micronutrient, because it is a catalytic and structural cofactor of enzymes that control the basic processes in all cells, and moreover it is a participant in signaling pathways...
The aim of the study was to assess whether vaginal administration of misoprostol before copper intrauterine device (IUD) insertion increased the success of the procedure among parous women with previo...
Catalytic alcohol amination is a sustainable reaction for N-alkyl amine synthesis. In the past research, homogeneous and supported copper catalysts have been extensively studied and nice resutls were ...
Copper(I)-mediated heptafluoroisopropylation of aryl halides (ArX: X = I, Br) is demonstrated using copper(I) carboxylates and a bis(heptafluoroisopropyl)zinc reagent Zn( i-CF)(dmf), prepared from hep...
Retraction: Assessment of photocatalytic potentiality and determination of ecotoxicity (using plant model for better environmental applicability) of synthesized copper, copper oxide and copper-doped zinc oxide nanoparticles.
Unstable isotopes of copper that decay or disintegrate emitting radiation. Cu atoms with atomic weights 58-62, 64, and 66-68 are radioactive copper isotopes.
P-type ATPases which transport copper ions across membranes in prokaryotic and eukaryotic cells. They possess a conserved CYSTEINE-HISTIDINE-SERINE (CPx) amino acid motif within their transmembrane helices that functions in cation translocation and catalytic activation, and an N-terminal copper-binding CxxC motif that regulates enzyme activity. They play essential roles in intracellular copper homeostasis through regulating the uptake, efflux and storage of copper ions, and in cuproprotein biosynthesis.
A multi-copper blood FERROXIDASE involved in iron and copper homeostasis and inflammation.
An inherited disorder of copper metabolism transmitted as an X-linked trait and characterized by the infantile onset of HYPOTHERMIA, feeding difficulties, hypotonia, SEIZURES, bony deformities, pili torti (twisted hair), and severely impaired intellectual development. Defective copper transport across plasma and endoplasmic reticulum membranes results in copper being unavailable for the synthesis of several copper containing enzymes, including PROTEIN-LYSINE 6-OXIDASE; CERULOPLASMIN; and SUPEROXIDE DISMUTASE. Pathologic changes include defects in arterial elastin, neuronal loss, and gliosis. (From Menkes, Textbook of Child Neurology, 5th ed, p125)
A sulfate salt of copper. It is a potent emetic and is used as an antidote for poisoning by phosphorus. It also can be used to prevent the growth of algae.
Obstetrics and gynaecology
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