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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 (21) clinical trials

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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1.84 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

1.97 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

6.58 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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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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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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Feasibility of Centralized Therapeutic Drug Monitoring of Fluoroquinolones in Multi-Drug Resistant Tuberculosis Patients

Observational, multi-centre, prospective study to investigate the feasibility of centralized TDM of moxifloxacin and levofloxacin in MDR-TB patients by determining turn-around time between sampling and receiving dosing advice. In addition, the effect of TDM will be evaluated by comparing treatment results of prospective patients receiving TDM with historical controls without ...

Phase N/A

9.07 miles

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The Prevention Options for Women Evaluation Research (POWER) Cohort

PrEP will be delivered to young women according to emerging national guidelines in family planning clinics (Kisumu, Kenya), youth friendly clinics (Johannesburg, South Africa), and mobile youth friendly clinics (Cape Town, South Africa). The investigators will evaluate PrEP delivery and follow cohorts of young women at each clinic location to ...

Phase N/A

9.07 miles

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HIV in Orthopaedic Skeletal Trauma Study

Primary research question Does Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) alter the fracture repair process? Aim To establish whether HIV is a risk factor for the development of delayed bone union or nonunion following a fracture. Study Setting Orthopaedic and Trauma Department, Groote Schuur Hospital (GSH), Cape Town, South Africa. Study design ...

Phase N/A

9.07 miles

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