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Parow, South Africa Clinical Trials

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

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Found (42) clinical trials

VATS ( Video-Assisted Thoracoscopy) Compared to Reinsertion of a Thoracostomy Tube for Persistent Haemothorax

This is a prospective, randomized study comparing VATS( Video-Assisted Thoracoscopy ) to reinsertion of a Thoracostomy Tube in patients with retained haemothorax. The hypothesis is that early VATS as opposed to reinsertion of a thoracostomy tube , will lead to less complications and shorter hospital stay.

Phase N/A

6.7 miles

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Immediate Versus Delayed IUD Insertion After Second Trimester Medical Abortion

The main objective of the study is to compare use, in a randomised controlled trial, of the the copper IUD if inserted immediately after completion of a second trimester medical abortion, to standard care with insertion 3-4 or more weeks after abortion at community health centres.

Phase N/A

6.7 miles

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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

7.02 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

7.02 miles

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Timing of Referral to Adherence Clubs for Antiretroviral Therapy

Following on from the huge need for scaled-up models of ART (anti-retroviral therapy) delivery to improve patient adherence and viral suppression, the ART adherence club model was piloted from 2007 with the aim of assessing whether this group-based, lay-counsellor led service, with an emphasis on social support and adherence, could ...

Phase N/A

8.92 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

9.07 miles

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EXPLORE: A Natural History Study of Acute Hepatic Porphyria (AHP)

The purpose of this study is to characterize the natural history and clinical management of Acute Hepatic Porphyria (AHP) patients with recurring attacks.

Phase N/A

9.07 miles

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International Guillain-Barr Syndrome Outcome Study

GBS is a post-infectious immune-mediated polyradiculoneuropathy with a highly diverse clinical course and outcome despite partially effective forms of treatment(immunoglobulins and plasma exchange). Outcome in patients with GBS has not improved in the last two decades. At present about 10 to 20% of patients remain severely disabled and about 5% ...

Phase N/A

9.07 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

9.07 miles

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Safety Tolerability and Efficacy of Rapid Optimization Helped by NT-proBNP and GDF-15 of Heart Failure Therapies

STRONG-HF is a multicenter, randomized, parallel group study designed to evaluate the efficacy and safety of up-titration of standard of care medical therapy including beta-blockers; angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitors (ACEi), angiotensin receptor blocker (ARB) or angiotensin receptor neprolysin inhibitor (ARNi); and mineralocorticoid receptor antagonist (MRAs), on morbidity and mortality when ...

Phase N/A

9.07 miles

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