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Hepatic Encephalopathy Clinical Trials

A listing of Hepatic Encephalopathy 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 (27) clinical trials

Tackling 30-day Readmissions in Patients With Cirrhosis: The SALTYFOOD Trial

The purpose of this study is to determine the feasibility of a home meal delivery program for patients with cirrhosis and ascites and to determine the effectiveness of a salt-restricted (2 gram sodium) meal delivery program in reducing the need for therapeutic paracenteses and/or all-cause re-admissions for these patients. Many ...

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Rifaximin Soluble Solid Dispersion (SSD) Tablets Plus Lactulose for the Treatment of Overt Hepatic Encephalopathy (OHE)

The primary objective of this study is to assess the efficacy of rifaximin SSD plus lactulose versus placebo plus lactulose for the treatment of overt hepatic encephalopathy (OHE). The secondary objectives of this study are to assess the safety of rifaximin SSD in subjects with OHE and to assess the ...

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Minimal Hepatic Encephalopathy in Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasian

Hepatic encephalopathy (HE) is a potentially reversible disorder characterized by neuropsychiatric abnormalities and motor disturbances that range from mild alterations of cognitive and motor functions to coma and death (1-2). This condition has been linked to the combination of gut flora alterations, which increase the production of gut-derived toxins such ...

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HEAL STUDY (Hepatic Encephalopathy and Albumin Study)

Hepatic encephalopathy (HE) is a highly prevalent neuro-cognitive complication of cirrhosis characterized by cognitive dysfunction, and high rate of subsequent mortality and recurrence. HE also places a tremendous burden with a relentless increase in inpatient stay duration with charges topping $7244.7 million in 2009. There were almost 23,000 hospitalizations for ...

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A Post-marketing Observational Study on Risk Factors for Hepatic Encephalopathy in Participants With Unresectable Hepatocellular Carcinoma

This study is a post-marketing observational study of lenvatinib in participants with unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma. The primary objective of this study is assessment of risk factors for hepatic encephalopathy.

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High Volume Plasmapheresis for Refractory Hepatic Encephalopathy in Liver Intensive Care Unit.

Study Design- Randomized Controlled trial Duration of enrolment-Feb-2016 to December 2017 Sample size-120 patients Methodology We will include consecutive with advanced hepatic encephalopathy not responding to treatment of precipitants and on treatment with Lactulose and Rifaximin for 48 hours . Two groups will be divided. One arm -Lactulose and Rifaximin ...

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Fecal Microbiota Transplant as Treatment of Hepatic Encephalopathy

Decades of investigation demonstrate that hepatic encephalopathy (HE), a common complication of cirrhosis characterized by impaired cognition, develops as a consequence of intestinal microbial products reaching the brain. Recent investigation has found that cirrhotic patients, especially those who have developed HE, have intestinal dysbiosis compared to normal controls. Several plausible ...

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