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Head and Neck Cancer Clinical Trials

A listing of Head and Neck Cancer medical research trials actively recruiting patient volunteers. Search for closest city to find more detailed information on a research study in your area.

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Found (7) clinical trials

Levothyroxine Replacement With Liquid Gel Capsules vs Tablets Post-thyroidectomy

Ten patients will be randomized prior to surgery to receive levothyroxine in tablet form and ten patients will be randomized to receive in gel capsule form. Both forms will be encapsulated in order to allow double-blinding of the study. The postoperative goal TSH will be between 0.1 and 0.5 mU/L ...

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Minimizing Narcotic Analgesics After Endocrine Surgery

A study team member will give the participant a copy of the informed consent form to read. Participants will have a chance to ask questions about the study before agreeing to participate. If participants agree, they will be randomly chosen to receive one of two options for pain management that ...

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Analgesic Efficacy of Transmucosal Fentanyl for Breakthrough Pain Caused by Interventional Gastrostomy

Patients with Head & Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma often need a gastrostomy. It can be performed with a radiological approach. This procedure is usually not performed under general anesthesia, but local anesthesia is not sufficient to counteract pain due to gastric insufflation and incision of the abdominal wall. Standard analgesic ...

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Effectiveness of Low Energy Laser Treatment in Oral Mucositis Induced by Chemotherapy and Radiotherapy in Head and Neck Cancer

The purpose of this study is to evaluate the effectiveness of using to low intensity laser as an intervention against preventive and therapeutic oral mucositis induced by radiotherapy and chemotherapy.

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Effect of Lactobacillus Brevis CD2 in Prevention of Radio-chemotherapy Induced Oral Mucositis in Head and Neck Cancer

Mucositis is a debilitating side effect of radio and chemotherapy treatment in oncology patients. It is not only painful, but also can limit adequate nutritional intake and decrease the willingness of patients to continue the treatment. Furthermore, extensive mucositis may require additional nutritional supplementation, and narcotic analgesic increasing the cost ...

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p53 Gene Therapy for Head and Neck Malignant Tumors in Advanced Stage

Primary objectives of this study is to determine the efficacy profiles of rAd-p53 intra-tumor injection alone, with concurrent chemotherapy, with concurrent radiotherapy, or combination with surgery for treatment of head and neck malignant tumors in advanced stage (stage III or IV) including target lesion complete response rate (LCR) and overall ...

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The Effect on an Ionic Silver Dressing in Head and Neck Patients With Malignant Fungating Wound

Introduction. At the beginning of the 21st century, cancer is increasing in the aging population and patients often have a greater life expectancy than they did 40 years ago (Payne et al 2004). As people age, and the incidence of cancer increases, it is essential to push the frontiers of ...

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