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Liver Disorders Clinical Trials

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


Found (10) clinical trials

Effect of Liraglutide on Cardiovascular Endpoints in Diabetes Mellitus Type 2 Patients of South Asian Descent

RECRUITMENT AND SCREENING PROCEDURE OF STUDY POPULATION Patients will be recruited from the outpatient clinics of the Leiden University Medical Center, general practitioners, local hospitals and by advertisement. Patients own physicists will be asked to point eligible patients to the opportunity of study participation. If interested, patients will be informed ...


Echocardiographic Assessment of Intrapulmonary Vasodilatation: Agitated Saline Versus Polygeline

Intrapulmonary vasodilatation is a frequent finding in patients with cirrhosis. Its diagnosis is established via contrast enhanced echocardiography. One used method is the contrast agent agitated saline and another frequently used method is the contrast agent polygeline. The purpose of this study is to compare these two echocardiographic contrast agents ...


Efficacy of Antiviral Therapy After Radical Resection for Hepatitis B Virus-Related Hepatocellular Carcinoma

As we know, recurrence and metastasis could happen in hepatocellular carcinoma even after radical resection.One reason is that virus hepatitis B could be one factor contributing to the carcinogenesis of hepatocellular carcinoma.To investigated whether anti-viral therapy could improve the efficacy of radical resection of hepatitis B virus (HBV)-related hepatocellular carcinoma(HCC),we ...


Intravenous-Morphine and Glucagon-Usage Enhanced MR Cholangiography

Morphine can induce constriction of sphincter of oddi and glucagon can facilitate bile secretion and dilatation of bile duct. We conduct this randomized double blinded study to evaluate the effect of enhancement in MRCP using intravenous morphine and glucagon.


Noninvasive Subharmonic Aided Pressure Estimation of Portal Hypertension

This is an open-label, non-randomized trial that will be conducted at two clinical sites, Thomas Jefferson University (TJU) and the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP). Enrolled patients undergoing trans-jugular liver biopsy with hepatic vein pressure gradient (HVPG) measurements will receive a continuous infusion of Sonazoid (GE Healthcare, Oslo, ...


A Randomized Control Trial of Vitamin D Prophylaxis in the Prevention of Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancy

Optimizing Vitamin D status during pregnancy it thought to have maternal, fetal, and neonatal benefit. Studies suggest that Vitamin D acts well beyond its most commonly thought of role in establishing calcium homeostasis and maintaining maternal and neonatal skeletal integrity. Vitamin D has also been found to modulate the maternal ...


Influence of CYP3A5 Polymorphism on Liver Function Abnormality and the Trough Level Change After Conversion

All subjects who are liver transplant recipients taking Tacrolimus bid and adaptable to be registered for the study will be classified by expressive or non-expressive CYP3A5 polymorphism genotype and Advagraf will be administered same dose as Tacrolimus bid der day in 24 weeks. All subjects should check whether being registered ...


An Open-Label Tolerability and Exploratory Efficacy Study of Zonisamide for Dyskinesias in Parkinson's Disease

In this 12-week, open-label pilot study, the investigators will enroll 20 subjects with Parkinson's Disease to determine if two doses of Zonisamide are tolerable and demonstrate clinical benefit for Dyskinesias. The primary outcome measure is tolerability, as determined by number of subjects able to complete the study on their originally ...


Randomised Controlled Study of Popofol Versus Midazolam as Sedation in Endoscopy With Advanced Liver Disease.

The aim of this study is to compare use of propofol or midazolam as sedative for patients with advanced liver disease presented for gastrointestinal endoscopy.


A clinical trial seeking patients for a research study for the treatment of grafts, Organ Transplantation, Transplantation, LIVER DISEASE

Transplantation remains the most successful treatment for end-stage organ failure, but the need to administer life-long immunosuppression (IS) to prevent rejection limits patient survival. Liver transplantation is the only transplantation setting in which a sizeable proportion of patients spontaneously develop "operational tolerance", a phenomenon defined by the maintenance of stable ...