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Meningitis Clinical Trials

A listing of Meningitis 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 (42) clinical trials

Did you know? Meningococcal germs are the common causes of serious blood infections and meningitis (serious brain infection), which could lead to brain damage, hearing loss, and learning disabilities. The SHINE study was created to find out how a new vaccine for meningococcal disease will work for children, adolescents, and ...

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The Department of Pediatric Infectious Diseases at Winthrop-University Hospital is conducting a study of an investigational vaccine for meningococcal disease type B (MnB). There are different types of meningococcal disease. Four of the five most common types, A, C, W-135 and Y currently have a vaccine, but there is no ...

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A Safety Study of the Auditory Brainstem Implant for Pediatric Profoundly Deaf Patients

Current treatment options for bilateral profoundly deaf children, diagnosed with inner ear anatomical abnormalities, are limited and, in the case of absent cochleas, non-existent. An auditory brainstem implant (ABI) places an electrode close to the auditory nucleus in the brainstem. Children aged 2 - 5 who are not candidates for ...

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Stenting of Venous Sinus Stenosis for Medically Refractory Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension

Despite the fact that the results of venous stenting in IIH are still preliminary, it suggests that this technique could become a viable alternative for medically refractory IIH patients with transverse sinus stenosis. However, prospective studies with long-term, standardized and independent follow-up are required to evaluate this new alternative with ...

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Penetration of Ceftaroline Into Cerebrospinal Fluid(CSF)

Ceftaroline is a piece of new cephalosporin very active on resistant staphylococci in methicillin (SEMR: Staphylococcus Epidermidis Resistant in Methicillin, SMAR: Staphylococcus Aureus Resistant in Methicillin)and/or in vancomycin ; Ceftaroline is also very active on pneumococci resistant in penicillin and/or 3rd generation of cephalosporins. Ceftaroline was approved by the European ...

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Early-Onset Sepsis an NICHD/CDC Surveillance Study

Neonatal pathogens other than group B Streptococcus (GBS) and resistant to beta-lactam antibiotics have emerged as the most common etiologic agents of EOS and EOM among preterm and term neonates and result in high mortality rates, potentially offsetting the decreased burden of early-onset GBS disease prevented by maternal intrapartum chemoprophylaxis. ...

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Aseptic Meningoencephalitis in Slovenia

The main objective of this study is: to establish etiology of acute aseptic meningitis/meningoencephalitis in Slovenia to assess the clinical course and outcome of tick-borne encephalitis and Lyme neuroborreliosis to characterize the inflammatory proteins, gene polymorphisms, and transcriptome profiles in patients with tick-borne encephalitis and Lyme neuroborreliosis

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Vietnam Cryptococcal Retention in Care Study (CRICS) Federal Financial Report

Vietnam Cryptococcal Retention in Care Study (CRICS) federal financial report for the first budget year of the study

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Pre-Antiretroviral Therapy (ART) Cryptococcal Antigen Screening in AIDS

Cryptococcal meningitis (CM) is a leading cause of death in AIDS patients in much of the developing world, responsible for up to 500,000 deaths each year in sub-Saharan Africa alone. Introduction of antiretroviral therapy (ART) has reduced the number of cases of cryptococcal meningitis in the developed world. Unfortunately, in ...

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An RCT of Bariatric Surgery vs a Community Weight Loss Programme for the Sustained Treatment of IIH

Idiopathic intracranial hypertension (IIH) is a condition with an unknown cause or causes. The condition is associated with raised pressure in the brain and can cause disabling daily headaches and loss of sight, which can be permanent. The raised brain pressure squashes the nerves supplying the eye (also known as ...

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