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Pinelands, Cape Town, South Africa Clinical Trials

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

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Found (170) clinical trials

Efficacy and Safety of Evinacumab in Patients With Homozygous Familial Hypercholesterolemia

The primary objective of the study is to demonstrate the reduction of low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C) by evinacumab intravenously (IV) in comparison to placebo after 24 weeks in patients with homozygous familial hypercholesterolemia (HoFH). The secondary objectives of the study are to evaluate the effect of evinacumab IV on other ...

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2.22 miles

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Study in Participants With Homozygous Familial Hypercholesterolemia (HoFH)

The primary objective of the study is to demonstrate the reduction of low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C) with alirocumab subcutaneous (SC) every 2 weeks (Q2W) in comparison to placebo after 12 weeks of treatment. The secondary objectives of the study are: To evaluate the effect of alirocumab Q2W on other lipid ...

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2.22 miles

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IMPI 2 - A Trial of Intrapericardial Alteplase in Large Pericardial Effusion

Intrapericardial fibrinolytic agents are used in the drainage of tuberculous, purulent, neoplastic and other inflammatory pericardial effusions to prevent recurrent effusions and constrictive pericarditis. This use is based on evidence from case reports and a small trial that did not have the statistical power to reliably evaluate the effect of ...

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2.22 miles

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Cardiac REperfusion With Intralipid at Reperfusion

A single center randomised control study on cardiac protection with INTRALIPD in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting on cardiopulmonary bypass. Purpose and objectives: Reperfusion after coronary artery bypass grafting is associated with a modifiable leak in cardiac Troponin I (cTnI) secondary to ischemia reperfusion injury. The purpose of the ...

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2.22 miles

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Combating Craving With Contingency Management: Neuroplasticity and Methamphetamine Abuse in South Africa

Methamphetamine addiction (MA) is a global health problem with high prevalence and great social and health costs in the United States and in the Republic of South Africa, and there is a strong need for development and implementation of effective MA treatment approaches. This study will correlate MA-abstinence outcomes from ...

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2.22 miles

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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.

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2.22 miles

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Randomised Trial Comparing Metal and Plastic Biliary Stents Stents for Palliating Malignant Jaundice

Background: When considering any malignancy with limited life expectancy, palliation and quality of life are paramount. Owing to the limited centres offering ERCP and endoscopic palliation in the South African state sector, patients often travel vast distances and spend large amounts of time away from family and social support structures, ...

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2.22 miles

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A Study to Evaluate the Efficacy and Safety of Pimodivir in Combination With the Standard-of-Care Treatment in Adolescent Adult and Elderly Hospitalized Participants With Influenza A Infection

This double-blind (neither researchers nor participants know what treatment participant is receiving) study will evaluate efficacy/safety of pimodivir in combination with SOC treatment versus placebo in combination with SOC treatment in adolescent, adult, and elderly hospitalized participants with influenza A infection. The study will be conducted in 3 phases: screening ...

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2.22 miles

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Enhanced Recovery After Trauma Surgery

ERAS IN TRAUMA Enhanced recovery after surgery (ERAS) or enhanced recovery protocols (ERP) is a concept first described by Kehlet in the early 1990s .Since its introduction, ERAS protocols have been successfully used in elective gastrointestinal surgery (colorectal, hepatobiliary and gastric), and there has been widespread acceptance and implementation in ...

Phase N/A

2.22 miles

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Assessing the Ability of the T-SPOT .TB Test

The target number of subjects is 100 active TB and 100 active TB excluded . This study will enroll up to 235 subjects (assumes 15 % exclusion/drop-out rate). Study Duration: 6 months All subjects enrolled in this study will be men or women, aged 18 years or older.

Phase N/A

2.22 miles

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