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03:57 EDT 23rd October 2017 | BioPortfolio

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Sunday 22nd October 2017

Treatment and Outcomes of Atrial Fibrillation and Acute Coronary Syndrome in Sweden

Many people who suffer from irregular heartbeats (atrial fibrillation) which might cause stroke, need to take blood thinners to prevent it. However, people with atrial fibrillation are also at increased risk of acute myocardial infarction or unstable angina pectoris (another heart condition marked by a chest pain, comprising so-called acute coronary syndrome for which another type of treatment that prevents blood from clotting (antiplatelet treatment) is indicated. In particula...

Circulating Cell-free DNA-based Epigenetic Biomarker mSEPT9 for Hepatocellular Carcinoma Detection in Cirrhosis

Prospective evaluation of the circulating cell-free DNA-based epigenetic biomarker (mSEPT9) through a cross-sectional biomarker phase II design. The aim of the SEPT9-CROSS study is to assess the diagnostic accuracy of the plasma mSEPT9 biomarker in a large-scale study of 440 cirrhotic patients recruited in the Nancy University Hospital.

Epidemiological Study of Neonatal Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS)

Neonatal acute respiratory distress syndrome(ARDS) is a rare but often severe respiratory disorder. The incidence remains unclear and mortality is about 30%-60%. It is characterized by acute, refractory hypoxemia, persistent respiratory distress and decreased lung compliance. Evaluation and comparison of various clinical studies conducted were hindered by a lack of uniformity in diagnostic criteria.

Dobutamine in the Treatment of Haemodynamic Insufficiency in the Immediate Postnatal Period

Haemodynamic insufficiency after birth is seen commonly in babies born prematurely and is associated with adverse outcomes. In current clinical practice, a combination of blood pressure and clinical signs is used to guide therapy. However, blood pressure is a poor surrogate of systemic and organ (brain) blood flow distribution during transitional circulation. This state is characterised by increased peripheral vascular resistance and increased afterload causing myocardial depre...

Quantifying Skin Oxygenation Properties in Normal vs Sun Exposed Skin

This research study aims to determine if there are differences in oxygen consumption between chronically sun exposed and less sun exposed skin. This study uses a new imaging device that can detection oxygenation properties skin in a non-invasive manner.

The Effect of Eyelid Margin Debridement on Contact Lens Discomfort

In this study, clinical variables related to eyelids that potentially have an effect on contact lens discomfort will be investigated such as eyelid signs and secretions, eyelid sensitivity, eyelid microbiome, Demodex infestation and tear film properties. The main aim of this study is to understand the duration of efficacy of debridement of the eyelid margin and its impact on various eyelid signs (such as lid wiper epitheliopathy, lid-parallel conjunctival folds, eyelid sensitiv...

Tribal Health and Resilience in Vulnerable Environments

The THRIVE study is a healthy retail intervention that improves the food environments in tribally owned and operated convenience stores in the Chickasaw Nation and Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma.

Social Incentives To Encourage Physical Activity and Understand Predictors

This study tests the effectiveness of three social incentive-based gamification interventions to increase physical activity using a 24-week intervention period with a 12-week follow-up.

Periodontal Therapy in Thalassemia Major Patients

The study aims to evaluate the effect of local non surgical periodontal therapy on the systemic pro-inflammatory markers in the β-thalassemia (TM-β) patients with chronic periodontitis and systemically healthy demographically matched controls with chronic periodontitis. Both groups will receive non surgical periodontal therapy.

Complications in Distal Radius Fracture

BACKGROUND. Distal radius fractures (FRD) are up to 17% of all diagnosed fractures and are the most commonly treated fractures in adult orthopedic patients. The management could be either conservative or surgical, depending on AO bone fracture classification. The principles of good treatment involves an anatomical reduction with a proper immobilization that keep the reduction. OBJECTIVE. Determine if percutaneous pinning for six weeks versus three has major complications...

The Alcohol-Pain Connection: Mechanisms and Genetic/Psychological Correlates

The societal impact of heavy alcohol consumption and chronic pain is substantial and warrants the existing research investment into their etiology and treatment. Moreover, evidence of significant co-occurrence between these conditions offers an opportunity to examine mechanisms in the alcohol-pain connection that may inform the development of novel treatments. Consistent with NIH PA-15-026 (Mechanistic Studies of Pain and Alcohol Dependence), the goal of the proposed study is t...

A Salvage Trial of AR Inhibition With ADT and Apalutamide With Radiation Therapy Followed by Docetaxel in Men With PSA Recurrent Prostate Cancer After Radical Prostatectomy (STARTAR)

The purpose of this study is to describe the rate of 3-year progression free survival in men with recurrent PSA-only disease after prostatectomy, who receive combined apalutamide (ARN-509) and standard ADT with salvage radiation therapy followed by docetaxel, ADT, and apalutamide, AND who have had testosterone recovery to >100 ng/dl at 36 months. The hypothesis is that AR inhibition with apalutamide added to standard salvage external beam radiation with androgen deprivation the...

A Study of Lasmiditan When Given With Sumatriptan in Healthy Participants

The purpose of this study is to assess whether taking lasmiditan and sumatriptan together will have any additional effects on heart rate and blood pressure compared to taking lasmiditan and sumatriptan individually. This study will also look at the amount of study drug that gets into the blood stream and how long it takes the body to get rid of it when these two drugs are taken together. This study will last about 21 days, not including the screening. Participants will spend 1...

Cost Effectiveness if Primary PCI Versus Thrombolytic Therapy in Acute STEMI in Assiut University Hospital

Cost effectiveness between PPCI and thrombolytic therapy in STEMI patients without contraindications

Tour de Borobudur Troponin Study on Predictors and Synergistic Role of MDA and Hs-CRP Levels

Prospective observational study to determine predictors that related to cardiac troponin I (cTnI)release, malondialdehyde (MDA) and high sensitivity C Reactive Protein (hs-CRP) after Tour de Borobudur (TdB) 2017

Evaluation of the Pharmacokinetics, Safety, and Tolerability of Intravenous ETX2514 and Sulbactam Administered Concurrently to Subjects With Various Degrees of Renal Impairment and Healthy Matched Control Subjects

This research project is being conducted to look at the pharmacokinetics (PK; how the human body processes a substance), safety, and tolerability of a single dose of ETX2514 and sulbactam (ETX2514SUL) when concurrently administered by separate intravenous (IV) infusion in participants with various degrees of renal impairment (RI), in participants with end-stage renal disease (ESRD) who are on hemodialysis (HD), and in healthy matched control participants with normal renal funct...

Influence of Resistant Starch Intake in Potatoes on Blood Glucose and Satiety Responses in Overweight Females

Resistant starch (RS) is a type of fiber that has unique digestive properties that can impact overall health including glucose homeostasis and satiety. RS found in potatoes can be increased by using certain cooking methods and serving temperatures. The purpose of this trial will compare the acute glycemic and satiety responses after consuming potatoes differing in RS content that are 1) baked then chilled or 2) boiled and consumed hot in overweight females on two separate occas...

A Study of Digitalized Cognitive-behavioral Intervention for Childhood Anxiety

The aim of the study is to evaluate the effectiveness of a digitalized cognitive-behavioral treatment for anxiety among school aged children. The participants are screened from the general population. Half of the children with anxiety will receive the digitalized treatment program, while the other half will receive education about anxiety in internet.

Variation of Genes Controlling Carbohydrate and Lipid Metabolism

Aim of the study is to investigate genes regulating glucose and lipid metabolism in subjects whose glucose metabolism, lipid metabolism, blood flow, or body fat distribution has been measured using positron emission tomography (PET), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), magnetic resonance spectroscopy (MRS) or computed tomography (CT) as part of their previous participation in clinical trials conducted at Turku PET Centre. By combining information from PET, MRI, CT, proteomics, m...

Gastric Ultrasound for Estimation of the Aspiration Risk Study

The purpose of this research study is to look at the effectiveness of current anesthesia guidelines regarding food and drink prior to surgery in patients who are likely to have food and drink remain in their stomach longer than might ordinarily be expected.

AZD5363 in Patients With Advanced Solid Tumors Harboring AKT Mutations

This study will test the recommended dose of AZD5363 (recommended from a previous phase 1 study of the drug) in patients with specific AKT mutations. In patients who have ER positive breast cancer with an AKT mutation, they will also be receiving a standard breast cancer drug called fulvestrant that is given as an injection. In patients who have prostate cancer with an AKT mutation, they will also be receiving a standard prostate cancer drug called enzalutamide that is taken or...

A Study of Pembrolizumab in Combination With Epacadostat in Women With Recurrent/Metastatic Endometrial Carcinoma

Expression of IDO and PD-1/L1 has been found to be increased in endometrial cancer. Expression of these markers on the tumor cells leads to immunosuppression in the micro-environment of tumors that prevents immune system from attacking and killing tumor cells. The purpose of this trial is to target these antigens by concomitant administration of drugs epacadostat and pembrolizumab, thereby removing twin mechanisms of immune-suppression that may lead to better control of tumor g...

Safety and Efficacy Study of Netarsudil Ophthalmic Solution in Japanese/Japanese-American Subjects With Open-angle Glaucoma or Ocular Hypertension

To test the safety and effectiveness of netarsudil 0.02% and 0.04% ophthalmic solution relative to placebo in Japanese/Japanese-American subjects with elevated intraocular pressure

Cannabidiol as an Adjunctive Treatment for Bipolar Depression

Depressive symptoms are associated with significant psychosocial impairment. However, current treatments of bipolar depression are only partially effective. Cannabidiol is a natural component of cannabis without psychotomimetic or addictive properties. Cannabidiol has been shown to produce therapeutic effects including anticonvulsive, anxiolytic, antipsychotic and neuroprotective effects. The investigators hypothesize that treatment with cannabidiol will result in improvement ...

A Safety and Efficacy Trial of JCAR017 Combinations in Subjects With Relapsed/Refractory B-cell Malignancies (PLATFORM)

This is an open-label, multi-arm, multi-cohort, multi-center, Phase 1/2 study to determine the safety, tolerability, PK, efficacy and patient reported quality of life of JCAR017 in combination with various agents. The first combination, defined as Arm A, will evaluate JCAR017 in combination with durvalumab. Within each arm, cohorts and subcohorts will test different doses and schedules of the combination agent(s). The study will consist of 2 parts: dose finding (Phase 1) and d...


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