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Bellville, Cape Town, South Africa Clinical Trials

A listing of Bellville, Cape Town, South Africa clinical trials actively recruiting patients volunteers.

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Found (107) clinical trials

Effect of Antisecretory Factor Given as a Food Supplement to Adult Patients With Severe Traumatic Brain Injury

Treatment of increased ICP, using Anti-secretory Factor, in patients with severe head trauma Brain edema, defined as an increased fluid content in either the extracellular or intracellular space, arise in both trauma and in conjunction with other brain pathologies such as infectious diseases, intracranial tumors and ischemic events, i.e. stroke. ...

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1.34 miles

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Early ART to Limit Infection and Establishment of Reservoir

The study is being done to: start ART early in those recently or acutely infected with HIV-1 see how starting ART as soon as the infection is found affects the amount of HIV-1 in blood and how well the body fights the HIV-1 infection look at the amount of HIV-1 ...

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Cognitive Training in Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

It is currently unclear whether cognitive training using a working memory task, is effective in reducing obsessive-compulsive symptoms and neuropsychological deficits in patients with OCD. Two groups (OCD and control) will be recruited. Both groups will undergo an intervention consisting of 8 weeks of cognitive training. Working memory, neuropsychological functioning ...

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1.34 miles

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Evaluation of Host Biomarker-based Point-of-care Tests for Targeted Screening for Active TB

Protocol Summary Title: Evaluation of host biomarker-based point-of-care tests for targeted screening for active TB (Screen TB) Population: A total of 800 people presenting at primary health care clinics with presumed active pulmonary tuberculosis, aged 18 to 70 years, male or female gender, will be recruited. They should be willing ...

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1.34 miles

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Cognitive Training in Patients With Trichotillomania (Hair-pulling Disorder)

Introduction and conceptualization Hair-pulling disorder (HPD) has not received much attention in comparison to other psychiatric illnesses. Considering South African research, only a limited number of studies have focused on HPD with minimal focus on treatment interventions. Several treatments with regards to pharmacotherapy and psychotherapy have been developed and investigated. ...

Phase N/A

1.34 miles

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Early Bactericidal Activity of Rifampin + Meropenem + Amoxicillin/Clavulanate in Adults With Pulmonary TB

This is a proof-of-concept study to determine whether, in humans infected with M. tuberculosis that is resistant or susceptible to rifampin based on conventional drug susceptibility testing, the combination of meropenem, amoxicillin/clavulanate, and rifampin has activity that is sufficiently promising to proceed with further drug development along these lines. Rifampin ...

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Evaluating the Pharmacokinetics Safety and Tolerability of Delamanid in Combination With Optimized Multidrug Background Regimen (OBR) for Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis (MDR-TB) in HIV-Infected and HIV-Uninfected Children With MDR-TB

The purpose of this study is to evaluate the pharmacokinetics, safety, and tolerability of the anti-TB drug DLM in combination with OBR for MDR-TB in HIV-infected and HIV-uninfected children with MDR-TB. Participants will be enrolled in one of four age cohorts: 12 to less than 18 years, 6 to less ...

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1.34 miles

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Evaluating the Safety Tolerance and Pharmacokinetics of a Raltegravir-Containing Antiretroviral Therapy (ART) Regimen in Infants and Children Infected With HIV and TB

People who are infected with HIV are also at risk for becoming infected with TB, particularly in many resource-limited settings, including Sub-Saharan Africa. Rifampicin is a medication commonly used to treat TB. There is a need for HIV treatment regimens that contain newer ARV medications that are well-tolerated and have ...

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1.34 miles

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Penile Transplant Study

Literature review and rationale Ritual circumcision has been practised for centuries in Africa and other parts of the world. Clinical trials have shown that adult male circumcision, if performed correctly, could play a role in the prevention of HIV transmission and protect against invasive penile cancer. The prevalence of ritual ...

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1.34 miles

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Renal Sympathetic Denervation Prevents Atrial Fibrillation in Patients With Hypertensive Heart Disease: a Pilot Study

One hundred consenting patients meeting all inclusion criteria will undergo an exercise stress test, 2D and M-Mode echocardiograms and 24-hour ambulatory blood pressure holter monitoring prior to being randomised to receive either renal denervation (RDN) with a Symplicity renal denervation catheter plus medical therapy or medical therapy alone. Coronary angiography ...

Phase N/A

1.34 miles

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