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Lung Disease Clinical Trials

A listing of Lung Disease 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 (11) clinical trials

Genetic Risk Factors for Lung Cancer in Non-Smoking Women in Xuan Wei and Fu Yuan Counties in Yun Nan Province China

OBJECTIVES: - Determine the health effects of smoky coal in non-smoking women from Xuan Wei and Fu Yuan counties in China's Yun Nan province. - Determine how different levels of exposure to smoky coal and other types of fuel affect the amount of smoky coal emissions that are absorbed into ...

Phase N/A

Carboplatin With Either Paclitaxel Poliglumex or Paclitaxel in Treating Women With Stage IIIB Stage IV or Recurrent Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

OBJECTIVES: Primary - Compare the overall survival of patients with chemotherapy-naïve stage IIIB or IV or recurrent non-small cell lung cancer treated with paclitaxel poliglumex and carboplatin vs paclitaxel and carboplatin. Secondary - Compare the progression-free survival of women treated with these regimens. - Compare the disease control in women ...

Phase

Ruling Out Pulmonary Embolism During Pregnancy:a Multicenter Outcome Study

Venous thromboembolism (VTE) remains a major cause of maternal morbidity and mortality in developed countries. Objective diagnosis of pulmonary embolism (PE) and/or deep vein thrombosis (DVT) in pregnancy is crucial. Failure to identify PE or/or DVT will place the mother's life at risk, and unnecessary treatment will not only expose ...

Phase

Sleep Disturbance in Lung Cancer Patients.

The aim of this study is to 1-evaluate subjectively by questionnaires and objectively by ambulatory actigraphy the quality of sleep in patients with newly diagnosed lung cancer; 2- to correlate sleep quality index with quality of life, daytime alertness, Performans status and lung cancer staging at diagnosis.

Phase N/A

Registry and Survey of Women With Pregnancy Related Cardiomyopathy

The design of our study will utilize web-based recruitment methods with internet-based support groups for PPCM e.g. www.AMothersHeart.org (www.amothersheart.org/index.html). The directors of these websites will facilitate contact between our research staff and the several hundred members of these web sites. An introductory letter will be posted on the website introducing ...

Phase N/A

Collection of Samples From Pregnant Women for the Evaluation of Preeclampsia (Pre-E) Biomarkers

Eligible subjects will provide written informed consent after which demographic and baseline clinical data will be recorded. Collection of whole blood and urine samples will be performed at one or more clinic visits from pregnant women carrying a single fetus with no known fetal abnormalities. Interim study visits will continue ...

Phase N/A

Trial of Concurrent Versus Sequential Tamoxifen With Radiotherapy in Breast Cancer Patients

Two hundred and sixty patients with breast cancer will be accrued into the study. After inclusion in the study, all the patients will be randomized into two arms. Arm 1 will receive Tamoxifen given concurrently with radiotherapy while in Arm 2 radiotherapy will be given followed by tamoxifen sequentially. The ...

Phase

Quantification of Pulmonary Neutrophil Activity in Cystic Fibrosis Using Radiolabeled Fluorodeoxyglucose and PET Imaging

All patients involved in the study will have a PET scan performed. This involves injecting a small amount of radiolabelled glucose (sugar) into the blood. A scan will then be performed to obtain an image of where in the body that glucose is being used. Patients will also have spirometry ...

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An Observational Study of Post-cesarean Delivery Respiratory Patterns Using a Non-invasive Minute Ventilation Monitor (Exspiron System)

The purpose of this study is to evaluate the breathing patterns of women who undergo cesarean delivery with spinal or epidural morphine for post-operative pain control in the first day after surgery. Some women who undergo cesarean delivery may be at risk for respiratory complications related to opiate administration for ...

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