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Chicago, Illinois Clinical Trials

A listing of Chicago, Illinois clinical trials actively recruiting patient volunteers.

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Found (992) clinical trials

A Prospective Study to Assess the Screening Value of N-terminal Pro-B-type Natriuretic Peptide (NT-proBNP) for the Identification of Patients That Benefit From Additional Cardiac Testing Prior to Vascular Surgery

The purpose of this study is to validate the screening potential of NT-proBNP for the identification of patients scheduled for vascular surgery who would benefit from additional pre-operative cardiac testing. All patients will have NT-proBNP concentrations measured pre-operatively. For low-intermediate risk patients only those with abnormal values will receive further ...

Phase N/A

0.43 miles

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Cetuximab Cisplatin Fluorouracil and Radiation Therapy in Treating Patients With Stage I Stage II or Stage III Anal Cancer

OBJECTIVES: Primary - Determine whether the addition of cetuximab to combined modality therapy (CMT) comprising cisplatin, fluorouracil, and radiotherapy reduces the local failure rate by ≥ 50% at 3 years (compared with historical data) in immunocompetent patients with stage I-IIIB invasive anal carcinoma. Secondary - Determine objective response rate (complete ...

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0.47 miles

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Second Curettage in Treating Patients With Persistent Non-Metastatic Gestational Trophoblastic Tumor

OBJECTIVES: Primary - To determine the response to second curettage in patients with persistent, non-metastatic gestational trophoblastic neoplasia (GTN). Secondary - To evaluate if response to a second curettage is independent of the tumor burden as measured by the quantitative beta-human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) assay at study entry. - To ...

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0.47 miles

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Radiolabeled Glass Beads in Treating Patients With Liver Cancer That Cannot Be Removed by Surgery

OBJECTIVES: - Provide supervised access to treatment with yttrium Y 90 glass microspheres (TheraSphere®) to eligible patients with cancer of the liver who are not candidates for surgical resection. - Evaluate patient experience and toxicities associated with yttrium Y 90 glass microspheres (TheraSphere®) treatment. OUTLINE: This is a humanitarian device ...

Phase N/A

0.47 miles

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Radiolabeled Glass Beads in Treating Patients With Metastatic Liver Cancer That Cannot Be Removed by Surgery

OBJECTIVES: - Provide supervised access to treatment with yttrium Y 90 glass microspheres (TheraSphere®) to eligible patients who are not candidates for surgical resection of metastatic intrahepatic carcinoma. - Evaluate patient experience and toxicities associated with yttrium Y 90 glass microspheres treatment. OUTLINE: This is a humanitarian device exemption use ...

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0.47 miles

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Long-term Study of Teduglutide in Pediatric Subjects With Short Bowel Syndrome Who Completed the TED-C13-003 Study

The purpose of this study is to evaluate the safety and efficacy of teduglutide treatment of children with short bowel syndrome (SBS) who completed the TED-C13-003 study over a long-term period. It will evaluate how these children fared after the TED-C13-003 study ended. This study will also offer teduglutide treatment ...

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0.47 miles

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Specimen and Data Study for Ovarian Cancer Early Detection and Prevention

OBJECTIVES: - To identify and develop highly sensitive and specific tumor markers for the detection and management of ovarian cancer and other gynecological malignancies. - To identify new prevention approaches and therapies. - To identify measures to improve the quality of life for women at increased risk for developing the ...

Phase N/A

0.47 miles

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Pentostatin Cyclophosphamide and Rituximab Followed By Lenalidomide in Treating Patients With Relapsed or Refractory B-Cell Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia

OBJECTIVES: Primary - Determine the objective response rate (complete remission, partial remission [PR], or nodular PR) in patients with relapsed or refractory B-cell chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) treated with pentostatin, cyclophosphamide, and rituximab (PCR) followed by lenalidomide. - Determine the presence of minimal residual disease in patients treated with this ...

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0.47 miles

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Collecting Tissue Samples From Patients With Leukemia or Other Blood Disorders Planning to Enroll in an ECOG Leukemia Treatment Clinical Trial

OBJECTIVES: - To provide a mechanism for sample collection and submission for diagnostic review to determine eligibility of patients with suspected leukemia or related hematologic disorders for enrollment on ECOG leukemia clinical trials. - To obtain baseline samples for correlative studies outlined in parent clinical trials. OUTLINE: This is a ...

Phase N/A

0.47 miles

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Collecting Tissue Samples for Future Research From Women Undergoing Surgery for Breast Cancer

OBJECTIVES: Primary - Collect breast tissue for future research from women undergoing surgery for breast cancer. Secondary - Create microarrays by tumor type for internal use by Specialized Program of Research Excellence. OUTLINE: Tumor tissue is collected and analyzed to create microarrays by tumor type for future research studies. PROJECTED ...

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0.47 miles

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