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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.


Found (3249) clinical trials

Inflammation and Distribution of Pulmonary Ventilation Before and After Tracheal Intubation in ARDS Patients

We will conduct a prospective clinical protocol in patients admitted to the ICU of the Hospital Clnico UC-Christus, Santiago de Chile, with diagnosis of acute hypoxemic respiratory failure, but who are still ventilating spontaneously. Clinical data: After hospital admission, patients who meet inclusion/exclusion criteria will be asked to consent to ...

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Nashville Early Diagnosis Lung Cancer Project

It is proposed to test the hypotheses in a screening study of high risk individuals (characterized by an established prediction rule). The expected prevalence of lung cancer in this high risk group is estimated to be 2% per year. All individuals benefit from clinic visit, low-dose Chest CT, spirometry and ...

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Plasma Catestatin Expression and Cardiometabolic Parameters in Patients With Congestive Heart Failure

The congestive heart failure (HF) is a condition associated with substantial morbidity, mortality, and high healthcare expenditures. From the pathophysiological standpoint, several mechanisms contribute to the progression and dysfunction of the failing heart such as an increased hemodynamic overload, impaired myocyte calcium cycling, upregulated apoptotic activity, deficient or increased production ...

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Randomized Placebo-controlled Trial of FCM as Treatment for Heart Failure With Iron Deficiency

This is a double-blind, multicenter, prospective, randomized, placebo-controlled study to assess the effects of IV FCM compared to placebo on the 12-month rate of death, hospitalization for worsening heart failure, and the 6-month change in 6 minute walk test (6MWT) for patients in heart failure with iron deficiency. After an ...


Integrative-omics of the Disordered COPD Small Airway Epithelium

Hypothesis: We hypothesize that the disordered differentiation of the SAE that characterizes COPD results from the complex interaction of cigarette smoke components with a hierarchy of genetic, epigenetic, gene expression and metabolomics network interactions as the BC differentiate into a mucociliary epithelium. Specific aim 1. Using an integrated network systems ...

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Exercise Training Associated With Inspiratory Muscle Training in Heart Failure

The investigators hypothesize that aerobic exercise training associated with respiratory muscle training will cause additional benefits in the autonomic control and respiratory function compared to isolated exercise training or respiratory training in chronic heart failure patients.

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Fluid Restriction in Respiratory Distress of the Newborn

Infants with respiratory distress syndrome will be enrolled within the first twelve hours of life, and randomly assigned to one of two groups: the first group will receive the interventional fluid management method, and the second (the control group) will receive the current standard of care for fluid management. To ...

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Influence of Mechanical Ventilation Modes on the Efficacy of Nebulized Bronchodilator

2. OBJECTIVES 2.1 Primary To evaluate the influence of mechanical ventilation modes in the efficacy of nebulized bronchodilator in ventilator dependent patients with obstructive pulmonary disease. 2.2 Secondary To compare regional ventilation distribution through Ventilation Surface Area (VSA) and Tidal Impedance Variation (TIV or Z) by electrical impedance tomography (EIT) ...

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Evaluation of Novel Lung Function Parameters and Quantitative Computed Tomography (qCT) in Patients With Pulmonary Disease

Current diagnostic tools used in pulmonary disease often do not meet the challenges set by the respective pathophysiology. The investigators therefore aimed to evaluate novel or not widely used diagnostic approaches for the detection and therapeutic monitoring of patients with various pulmonary diseases.

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Epidemiology of Surfactant Protein-B Deficiency

BACKGROUND Respiratory distress syndrome is the most frequent respiratory cause of death and morbidity in infants less than 1 year of age in the United States. Of approximately 28,500 infant deaths in 2006, 5,421 (19.7%) were diagnosed with respiratory distress as either the primary (1,011 - 3.7%) or secondary (4,410 ...

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