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Dundee, United Kingdom Clinical Trials

A listing of Dundee, United Kingdom clinical trials actively recruiting patients volunteers.

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Found (87) clinical trials

Radiological and Biological Tumoural and Peri-tumoural Factors in Neoadjuvant Endocrine-treated Breast Cancers

Background Endocrine resistance is a significant problem in the management of breast cancer, with increasing evidence that the tumour microenvironment is influential on tumour growth and disease resistance. The neoadjuvant setting provides an excellent opportunity to observe tumour response to treatment in vivo, allowing development of methods for monitoring and ...

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Ultra-long Acting Bronchodilator Therapy in Smoking Asthmatics

Cigarette smoking in asthma is associated with poorer asthma control and a higher frequency of asthma attacks. Despite this, smoking cessation rates are very low due to the highly addictive nature of tobacco smoking. Asthma in smokers is particularly challenging to manage because it is resistant to the beneficial effects ...

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Narrowband Ultraviolet B Versus Narrowband Ultraviolet B Plus Ultraviolet A1 for Atopic Eczema

Narrowband ultraviolet B phototherapy is the "standard" phototherapy widely used for atopic eczema; ultraviolet A1 is sometimes used but is not a widely available treatment. We do not know the most important chromophores in treating atopic eczema; in which phototherapy is thought to work by improving epidermal barrier function, having ...

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Prescribing Asthma Controller Medication According to Gene Status to Improve Quality of Life in Young People With Asthma

Asthma is a common chronic illness in children and young people. It affects, for example, an average of two children in every UK classroom. Initial treatment usually consists of salbutamol used on demand at step 1 of British Thoracic Society (BTS) guidelines. At step 2, regular anti-inflammatory 'controller' therapy starts ...

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Vascular EffectS of regUlar Cigarettes Versus electronIc Cigarette USe

Electronic cigarettes (EC) are gaining popularity as an alternative to Traditional Cigarettes (TC). Despite not containing all the harmful substances seen in TC, EC are known to contain impurities that may have a detrimental impact on human health. The effects of ECs compared with TC on vascular function, inflammation and ...

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Chronic Beta-blockade and Cardiopulmonary Exercise in COPD

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a major cause of illness and death. In fact, by 2020, the World Health Organization predicts that COPD will become the third leading cause of death (currently fourth), and the fifth leading cause of disability (currently twelfth) worldwide. COPD and cardiovascular (heart) disease are ...

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Genetics of Diabetes Audit and Research in Tayside and Scotland

This GoDARTS-Scotland proposal aims to investigate biomarkers associated with diabetes progression, therapeutic response, diabetes complications and related traits, and specifically to investigate mechanisms of action and response to metformin. GoDARTS-Scotland will specifically target the patient group who have been diagnosed with diabetes in the previous 2 years and follow up ...

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A Randomised Controlled Trial Comparing Bone Anchored Hearing Aid With Bonebridge

The new Bonebridge fully implanted, except for an external sound processor. It does not have any percutaneous parts like the Bone Anchored Hearing Aid. The investigators believe that this may improve wound healing and reduce problems with wound infection and skin overgrowth seen in Bone Anchored Hearing Aids. There may ...

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Xanthine Oxidase Inhibition for Improvement of Long-term Outcomes Following Ischaemic Stroke and Transient Ischaemic Attack

Recurrent stroke and cognitive decline are common after ischaemic stroke. Allopurinol, a drug usually used to treat gout, has been shown to reduce heart ischaemia, heart size, and arterial stiffness and to relax brain blood vessels and may reduce the blood pressure. All of these properties may be associated with ...

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INvestigating COPD Outcomes Genomics and Neutrophilic Inflammation With Tiotropium and Olodaterol

BACKGROUND Inhaled corticosteroids (ICS) are commonly prescribed for patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), but their role in the management of COPD is currently being re-evaluated in light of new evidence and the emergence of alternative treatments. Recent concerns have been expressed about the safety of ICS in COPD ...

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