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Gatesville, South Africa Clinical Trials

A listing of Gatesville, South Africa clinical trials actively recruiting patients volunteers.

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Found (19) clinical trials

Performance Evaluation of TB Breath- and Cough-testing Platforms

This will be a prospective, multicentre study conducted to evaluate the diagnostic accuracy of two TB breath-based technologies independently of the manufacturers. Assay error and failure rates and device operational characteristics will also be assessed during this study. Participants will be enrolled in this study in line with FIND sample ...

Phase N/A

3.05 miles

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Study of Hip and Knee Arthroplasty in South Africa

RESEARCH PROBLEM: In the past 20 years, enhanced recovery pathways (ERPs) have become increasingly integrated into most surgical fields as standard care in high income countries, as is exemplified by national priority programs and the widespread acceptance of the Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) society network. ERPs represent a fundamental ...

Phase N/A

3.05 miles

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The Impact of Obesity on Cardiac Function in Pregnancy

INTRODUCTION The prevalence of obesity is increasing to alarming rates worldwide. The impact of obesity on cardiovascular health is well documented, but much less is known about the impact of obesity in pregnancy on maternal cardiac function. The aim of the current study is to investigate how the cardiovascular system ...

Phase N/A

4.35 miles

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Pharmacometric Optimization of Second Line Drugs for MDR Tuberculosis Treatment

Aim 1: To characterize the effects of 2nd-line drug exposures on treatment response in MDR-TB patients. The 2nd-line drugs to be examined are those comprising the standardized regimen used in South Africa: kanamycin, pyrazinamide, moxifloxacin, ethionamide and terizidone. Hypothesis: Amongst patients on standard MDR-TB treatment, variation in drug exposure has ...

Phase N/A

4.51 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 ...

Phase N/A

6.85 miles

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An Observational Registry of Abatacept in Patients With Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis

The purpose of this study is to examine the long-term safety of Abatacept for the treatment of juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) with particular in interest in the occurrence of serious infections, autoimmune disorders, and malignancies.

Phase N/A

7.12 miles

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Interferon-Gamma Release Assays in Tuberculosis (TB) - HIV Co-infected Children

Although widely used, the tuberculin skin test (TST) has limited diagnostic accuracy for Mycobacterium tuberculosis (M. tb) infection. TST sensitivity is particularly limited in children with compromised immune status due to HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus) infection, young age and/or severe malnutrition. Very limited data exists regarding the diagnostic utility of ...

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7.14 miles

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Observation of Benefits for Patients Implanted With a Hearing Implant of the Company Cochlear

The clinical investigation is designed as a prospective repeated measures longitudinal study with intra-subject controls, using a selection of subjective evaluation tools to assess patient related benefits from hearing implant treatment of permanent hearing loss. Clinically standard self-assessment scales, threshold measures and a general hearing history profile questionnaires for the ...

Phase N/A

7.15 miles

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Phenotype Genotype & Biomarkers in ALS and Related Disorders

This study will recruit patients with ALS, ALS-FTD, PLS, HSP, and PMA, with a focus on incident cases. Patients with both familial and sporadic forms of these diseases will be enrolled and followed longitudinally using a standardized set of evaluations. Biological samples (blood, urine, CSF) will be collected from all ...

Phase N/A

7.15 miles

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Ureteral Stenting After Ureteroscopy for Stone Treatment A Global Perspective on Indications and Outcomes

BACKGROUND AND RATIONALE The majority of patients with stones receive an indication for its active removal by ureteroscopy. In the last two decades, endourological treatment techniques have evolved with several technological advances through miniaturisation of ureteroscopes, digital improvements, and optical imaging enhancement techniques leading to a better image quality, and ...

Phase N/A

7.15 miles

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