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Preston, Australia Clinical Trials

A listing of Preston, Australia clinical trials actively recruiting patients volunteers.

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BNP Testing in Patients With SOB on Presentation to ED

In recent years new tests to diagnose heart failure have become available. We are evaluating a new test called B-type natriuretic peptide(BNP)in patients presenting to the Emergency Department with shortness of breath. Patients are randomised into whether they will receive the new test or not. In the patient group where ...

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Can a Modified Fat Diet With Low Glycaemic Load Improve Insulin Sensitivity and Inflammatory Mediators in Overweight People With Chronic Heart Failure?

There is an increasing prevalence of chronic heart failure (CHF) in Western societies. In the last decade, progress has been made in understanding the neurohormonal involvement in the progression of the disease and consequently, new treatments have been developed although the mortality rate still remains high. Chronic heart failure is ...

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Post-Operative Pain Management in Patients Undergoing Uterine Artery Embolisation for Symptomatic Leiomyomata

Post operative Pain Management in Paitents Undergoing Uterine Artery Embolisation for Symptomatic Leiomyomata Protocol (Ver 2.1) 1.1 Research Question Does pre emptive morphine dosing help reduce acute post operative pain (as expressed on a visual analogue scale, VAS) and/or post operative opioid use in patients undergoing uterine artery embolisation? 2.1 ...

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Failed Retrieval of Inferior Vena Cava (IVC) Filters: Long-Term Outcomes

Clinical Study Protocol Failed Retrieval of Inferior Vena Cava (IVC) filters: long-term outcomes Study Objective To evaluate the long term outcomes for failed IVC retrieval. Background Long-term placement of IVC filters is not without complication. Descosous et al. demonstrated that those patients with IVC filter placement had greater than three ...

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The Prevalence and Significance of Gastro-oesophageal Reflux in Cystic Fibrosis Before and After Lung Transplantation

A factorial longitudinal study will be undertaken in adults with cystic fibrosis. Results will be compared with age matched healthy controls. It is not deemed appropriate to randomise patients with gastro-oesophageal reflux(GOR) to a treatment versus no treatment group as immediate treatment for GOR once diagnosed is regarded as obligatory. ...

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Respiratory Virus Hospitalization Study (FLU 003 Plus)

The purpose of this observational study is to describe the characteristics and outcomes over a 60-day follow-up period of participants with influenza virus infection (including influenza A subtypes such as H3N2 and 2009 H1N1, or influenza B), or a targeted non-influenza respiratory virus, who are hospitalized with severe illness and/or ...

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Selective Estrogen Receptor Modulators for Women of Child-bearing Age With Schizophrenia

Estrogen is hypothesised to be protective for women against early onset of severe symptoms of schizophrenia (Hafner, 1991; Seeman, 1992). This 'estrogen hypothesis' was derived from epidemiological, clinical and animal studies. Following the results of such studies, the investigators conducted a study (Kulkarni et al 1996) in which a group ...

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Portico Re-sheathable Transcatheter Aortic Valve System US IDE Trial

The PORTICO IDE trial will include approximately 758 randomized subjects at up to 70 investigational sites. The study is powered to analyze the high risk cohort and extreme risk cohort together against a commercially available control for the primary safety and effectiveness endpoints. In addition, data for each cohort will ...

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The Alfred Step Test Exercise Protocols (A-STEP and A-STEPmax): Developed for Adults With Cystic Fibrosis

Many international centers now regard exercise testing as highly important with many measuring maximal exercise capacity annually to monitor disease progression, identify physical status and to drive changes in medical, physiotherapy or nutritional management (14,15). Cardiopulmonary Exercise Testing (CPET): The current best practice for assessing VO2max in adults with CF ...

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Short Period Incidence Study of Severe Acute Respiratory Illness

Severe acute respiratory infection (SARI) continues to be of major relevance to public health worldwide. In the last 10 years there have been multiple SARI outbreaks around the world. The 2009 H1N1 pandemic was estimated to result in more than 200,000 respiratory deaths globally. The World Health Organization (WHO) defines ...

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