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Sha Tin, Hong Kong Clinical Trials

A listing of Sha Tin, Hong Kong clinical trials actively recruiting patients volunteers.

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Found (17) clinical trials

Lifestyle Modification to Improve Diet in Women With GDM

A complex intervention based on a proven lifestyle modification program (LMP) will be delivered to participants randomized to the intervention arm, starting in the early postnatal period. The intervention will consist of individualized face-to-face counseling on diet and weight management, meeting with exercise instructor, followed by telephone contact. Control will ...

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0.0 miles

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Connecting Through Caregiving: Reappraising Intergeneration Relationships

Dementia caregiving presents a particular challenge wherein the adult child is parenting his or her parents. Facilitating relational insights, the key components of the Connecting Through Caregiving (CTC) intervention involves the following: 1) enhancing self-awareness of the caregiver, 2) developing interpersonal empathy of the care-recipient, 3) help-seeking, 4) balancing self-care ...

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4.2 miles

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Preventing Curve Progression and the Need for Bracing in Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis With Calcium + Vitamin D Supplementation

This study investigates if calcium (Ca) plus Vitamin D (Vit-D) supplementation can prevent curve progression and improve bone health in early Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis (AIS) during pubertal growth. AIS is a prevalent three-dimensional spinal deformity mainly affecting girls at puberty. It can lead to serious complications including spine degeneration, cardiopulmonary ...

Phase N/A

4.38 miles

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MRI and PET Imaging in Predicting Treatment Response in Patients With Stage IB-IVA Cervical Cancer

PRIMARY OBJECTIVES: I. To assess the value of MRI and PET as a non-invasive predictive assay for therapy outcome in cervical cancer. OUTLINE Patients undergo radiation therapy and receive chemotherapy per standard of care. Patients undergo dynamic contrast-enhanced (DCE) MRI, diffusion-weighted (DW) MRI, and magnetic resonance (MR) spectroscopy at baseline, ...

Phase N/A

4.38 miles

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Smoky Coal Exposure Genetic Susceptibility and Lung Cancer in Non-Smoking Women in China

Females in Xuan Wei County are almost all non-smokers, yet they have the highest lung cancer rate in China. Non-smoking women in Xuan Wei who use smoky coal in their home can inhale ten times higher levels of PAHs than a 20 cigarette per day active smoker, and air concentrations ...

Phase N/A

4.38 miles

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Scalp Cooling in Gynecologic Cancer Patients

Dynamic scalp cooling system prevents alopecia by inducing vasoconstriction leading to a reduction of scalp blood flow, thus reducing the delivery of cytotoxic drugs to the hair follicles and reducing follicular metabolic activities. One recent meta-analysis included 10 studies showed that the efficacy was 43% in general.

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4.38 miles

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Implementation of First-trimester Screening and preventiOn of pREeClAmpSia Trial (FORECAST)

This implementation study aims to evaluate the efficacy, acceptability, and safety of first-trimester screening and prevention for preterm-preeclampsia. It is a multicenter stepped wedge cluster randomized trial including maternity / diagnostic units from ten regions in Asia. The study involves a period where no intervention will take place at all ...

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4.38 miles

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Food Frequency Questionnaire for Chinese Pregnant Women

The present study aims to evaluate the reproducibility and relative validity of a semi-quantitative food frequency questionnaire (FFQ) to assess food group consumption and nutrient intake for Chinese pregnant women in Hong Kong. A total of 100 apparently healthy pregnant women aged 18 or above and with gestational age of ...

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4.38 miles

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The Efficacy of Tai Chi Training for the Prophylaxis of Migraine in Chinese Women

Migraine is a disabling neurological condition, characterized by attacks of headache and associated symptoms such as photophobia, nausea, and vomiting. In Hong Kong, the overall prevalence is around 12.5%. People with repeated migraine attacks are pain and personal suffering, have impaired social and personal life, and increased financial cost of ...

Phase N/A

4.98 miles

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Ergonomic Brace Wear for Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis

To assess the efficacy in spinal correction The efficacy of the Ergonomic Brace refers to the magnitude of spinal correction that could be obtained for patients with AIS. The assessments in this study focus on two aspects, which are i) the in-brace correction and ii) the interface pressure. In-brace correction ...

Phase N/A

5.65 miles

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