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St. Catherines, Canada Clinical Trials

A listing of St. Catherines, Canada clinical trials actively recruiting patients volunteers.

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Found (15) clinical trials

Regional Radiotherapy in Biomarker Low Risk Node Positive Breast Cancer

Women with node positive breast cancer normally will receive endocrine therapy and some may receive chemotherapy to help prevent the cancer from coming back. Many women will also receive radiotherapy to the whole breast/chest area and the surrounding lymph glands (called regional radiotherapy). No one really knows whether patients with ...

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Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy Versus Conventional Radiotherapy in Medically-Inoperable Non-Small Lung Cancer Patients

A multi-centre randomized controlled open-label trial in medically inoperable patients with biopsy-proven early stage non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC). Eligible and consenting patients will be randomly allocated to receive stereotactic body radiotherapy (SBRT) or conventional radiotherapy (CRT) in a 2:1 ratio. Radiotherapy will be administered as soon as possible following ...

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Bacteremia Antibiotic Length Actually Needed for Clinical Effectiveness

Bloodstream infections are a common and serious problem, affecting 15% of critically ill patients, increasing length of hospital stay by 2-3 weeks, adding $25,000-40,000 in excess hospital costs, and tripling the risk of death. At the same time, antibiotic overuse is also a common and serious problem, in that 30-50% ...

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CYCLE: A Randomized Clinical Trial of Early In-bed Cycling for Mechanically Ventilated Patients

Background: Survivors of critical illness have a long road of physical, cognitive, and psychological recovery. Although medical advances have reduced the mortality of critical illness, survival often comes with substantial long-term morbidity and societal cost. At 1-year follow-up, ~35% of intensive care unit (ICU) survivors had sub-normal 6-minute walk distance, ...

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Probiotics to Prevent Severe Pneumonia and Endotracheal Colonization Trial

Background:Probiotics are live microorganisms thought to have health benefits when ingested. Randomized controlled trials (RCTs) have documented favourable impact on a range of clinical problems, including prevention of upper respiratory tract infections, antibiotic-associated diarrhea, Clostridium difficile-associated diarrhea, and irritable bowel syndrome. Our recent meta-analysis of probiotic RCTs in the intensive ...

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Health Education Materials With or Without a Physical Activity Program for Patients Who Have Undergone Treatment for High-Risk Stage II or Stage III Colon Cancer

OBJECTIVES Primary To compare the disease-free survival (DFS) of medically fit patients who have completed surgical resection and adjuvant chemotherapy for high-risk stage II or stage III colon cancer when administered a physical activity program with general health education materials vs general health education materials alone. Secondary To compare the ...

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Breast Cancer WEight Loss Study (BWEL Study)

This randomized controlled trial of weight loss interventions in overweight and obese women with early stage breast cancer consists of two arms, please see the arms section for more information. Patients will be randomized 1:1 within stratification factors: menopausal status (premenopausal vs. postmenopausal), hormone receptor status of the tumor (ER ...

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Double Blind Placebo Controlled Controlled Study of Adjuvant MEDI4736 In Completely Resected NSCLC

The purpose of this study is to find out whether it is better to receive a new drug, MEDI4736, or better to receive no further treatment after surgery (and possibly chemotherapy) for lung cancer.

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A RAndomizeD Intervention for Cardiovascular and Lifestyle Risk Factors in Prostate Cancer Patients

RADICAL PC describes two prospective studies, one of which is embedded in the other. RADICAL PC1 is a prospective cohort study of men within one year of their first diagnosis of prostate cancer, or who are within one month of commencing Androgen Deprivation Therapy for the first time. Its goal ...

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The Frequency of Screening and SBT Technique Trial: The FAST Trial

Goals To identify the best strategy to wean patients from ventilators. To fully engage patients and family members (PFM) in our trial. Rationale: Nearly 40% of the time on invasive ventilation is spent weaning. In minimizing patients' exposure to invasive ventilation, clinicians are challenged by a trade-off between the complications ...

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