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Oak Lawn, Illinois Clinical Trials

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

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Found (24) clinical trials

Pyrimethamine Sulfadiazine and Leucovorin in Treating Patients With Congenital Toxoplasmosis

PROTOCOL OUTLINE: Infants are randomly assigned to 1 of 2 treatment groups. Patients are stratified by disease severity, chorioretinitis, prenatal treatment, and certainty of diagnosis at birth. One group of infants is treated with a loading dose of oral pyrimethamine followed by a higher dose for the first two months ...

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Pharmacokinetic Study of Antiretroviral Drugs and Related Drugs During and After Pregnancy

Pregnant women experience unique physiological changes that may result in clinically significant alterations in drug PKs. Unfortunately, there have been few clinical trials to study the PKs of ARV, TB, and hormonal contraceptive drugs in pregnant women. The development of appropriate dosing regimens for the HIV-infected pregnant woman is critical ...

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Losartan Effects on Emphysema Progression

This is a trial designed to test if a treatment, losartan, may decrease the progression of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD). Losartan is an angiotensin receptor blocking agent, commonly used as an antihypertensive agent, which has been shown to alter cardiac remodeling after myocardial infarction and renovascular remodeling in diabetes-mellitus. ...

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Demonstration of Reverse Remodeling Effects of Entresto (Valsartan/Sacubitril) Using Echocardiography Endocardial Surface Analysis

This study intends to measure the effects of valsartan/sacubitril compared to baseline standard medical heart failure therapy on reverse remodeling using echocardiographic endocardial surface analysis techniques to assess changes in ventricular volume, function, and shape. Furthermore, Metaiodobenzylguanidine (MIBG) scintigraphy and the heart to mediastinum ratio will be used to assess ...

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Genetic Analysis-Guided Irinotecan Hydrochloride Dosing of mFOLFIRINOX in Treating Patients With Locally Advanced Gastroesophageal or Stomach Cancer

PRIMARY OBJECTIVES: I. To determine the residual tumor (R) 0 resection rate. II. To determine the pathologic complete response (pCR) rate of up to 36 patients treated with 4 cycles of neoadjuvant mFOLFIRINOX (UGTA1A1 genotype-dosed irinotecan [irinotecan hydrochloride]) regimen. SECONDARY OBJECTIVES: I. Response rate (radiographic [computed tomography (CT)], and metabolic ...

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Vasoactive Drugs in Intensive Care Unit

Shock, defined by inadequate tissue perfusion, is a common problem in critically ill patients. Most patients who have shock have hypotension and this is typically treated initially with intravenous fluid resuscitation in patients who are fluid responsive. If patients remain hypotensive, they are typically treated with vasoactive medications. Four of ...

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INfluenza Vaccine to Effectively Stop Cardio Thoracic Events and Decompensated Heart Failure

Influenza leads to significant morbidity and mortality, particularly in patients with cardiovascular disease. Influenza-related death is more common in patients with cardiovascular disease than any other chronic health condition. Influenza infection has been temporally associated with acute cardiovascular events, such as acute coronary syndrome and acute heart failure. Due to ...

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Colesevelam Pediatric Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Study

Colesevelam oral suspension will be studied as treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) to evaluate clinical safety and efficacy in patients aged 10-17 years. The patients may have been treated with Metformin or have had no antidiabetic drug treatment in the previous three months. Study Hypothesis: Colesevelam oral suspension ...

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Study of the Effect of Recombinant Human Parathyroid Hormone [rhPTH(1-84)] on Symptoms Improvement and Metabolic Control Among Adults With Hypoparathyroidism

The purpose of this study is to evaluate whether adding an investigational medication called recombinant human parathyroid hormone (rhPTH[1-84]) to standard hypoparathyroidism therapy (oral calcium and active vitamin D tablets) may result in superior improvements in symptoms of hypoparathyroidism assessed by hypoparathyroidism symptom diary (HPT-SD) symptom scale compared with standard ...

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Study Comparing Emergency Contraception Effectiveness in Women Who Weight 80 kg

Orally-dosed emergency contraception (EC) is highly effective when used properly. EC is up to 90% effective at preventing pregnancy following unprotected intercourse. Both ulipristal acetate (UPA) and levonorgestrel (LNG) delay or inhibit ovulation when used for EC. For individual women, use of EC provides a critical backup to prevent unintended ...

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