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Role of Toilet Bronchoscopy in RICU

the procedure and when air-bronchograms are not present at the chest radiograph. It is also beneficial when there is an indication to reverse lobar atelectasis, rather than simply to remove

chest x-ray
fiberoptic bronchoscopy
pulmonary disease
  • 27 Apr, 2022
  • 1 location
Thoracic Ultrasound in the Treatment of Pleural Effusion

The main objective of the study is to assess the cost-effectiveness ratio of two management strategies of pleurisy in adults : a strategy by systematic thoracic ultrasound versus a strategy without thoracic ultrasound.

thoracic ultrasound
  • 26 Jan, 2021
  • 1 location
Comparing Different Sizes of Small-bore Chest Drains in Malignant Pleural Effusion

Malignant pleural effusion (MPE) is a very common medical condition, especially among patients with disseminated cancers. Chest drain insertion aims to drain the pleural fluid collection and relieve dyspnea. Small bore chest tubes are recommended as the first line therapy for draining pleural effusions. However, there is no clinical data …

Accepts healthy volunteers
  • 24 May, 2022
  • 1 location
CCCG-HD-2018 for Children and Adolescents With Newly Diagnosed Hodgkin Lymphoma

The incidence of Hodgkin's lymphoma (HL) in Chinese children and adolescents is only 1 / 10 of that in Europe and the United States, which is a "rare" childhood tumor. Due to the "drug shortage" and extremely low incidence, it has brought great difficulties to the domestic clinical research and …

  • 05 Feb, 2021
  • 3 locations
The Management of Traumatic Hemothoraces (HemoTxRCT)

Chest injuries are common in patients with polytrauma and are responsible for approximate 25% of all trauma-related mortalities. Traumatic injuries to the thorax often result in the accumulation of blood within the chest (i.e. a hemothorax (HTX)). The management of HTX remains a clinical dilemma when the volume of blood …

conservative management
  • 03 Mar, 2022
  • 2 locations
Fetoscopic Endoluminal Tracheal Occlusion (FETO) for Severe Left Diaphragmatic Hernia (CDH)

Despite advances in prenatal diagnosis and postnatal therapies, including extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO), inhaled nitric oxide therapy, and ventilator strategies that minimize ventilator-induced lung injury, morbidity and mortality rates for babies with congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH) remain high. The survival relates to the degree of prenatal lung compression and the …

nitric oxide
pulmonary hypoplasia
nitric oxide therapy
fetal therapy
  • 14 Oct, 2021
  • 1 location
Incidence of Acute Urine Retention: Randomized Clinical Trial Comparing Early Mid or Late Urinary Catheter Removal in Patients With Rectal Resection

DESIGN Randomized, open-label and parallel clinical trial, assigned to early, mid, or late withdrawal of urinary catheter with a 1: 1: 1 allocation ratio. POPULATION Patients undergoing anterior rectal resection, low rectal resection, or abdominoperineal amputation for any reason. OBJECTIVES The main objective is to compare the incidence of acute …

  • 19 Feb, 2021
  • 1 location
Clinical Burden of Anemia in Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Therapeutic Trial

Anemia is the most common extraintestinal manifestation of inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD), Although most cases of anemia in IBD are due to iron deficiency, many patients with iron deficiency anemia (IDA) are not treated with iron supplementation. In addition, it has not been firmly established which iron supplementation modality provides …

  • 26 Jan, 2021
  • 1 location
Silicosis Prevalence and Related Knowledge, Attitudes and Practices Among Mine Workers in Rural Rwanda (STARSS)

Silicosis is the most prevalent occupational lung disease in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) with "tens of millions" estimated to suffer from the disease according to the World Health Organization (WHO). To date, there is little published data on silicosis in LMICs and the burden of silicosis in Rwanda has …

  • 22 Sep, 2022
Usefulness of White Blood Cell Count (WBCC) During Infection in Geriatric Patient

In the general population, increased WBCC and neutrophil count are widely used as markers for infection during inflammatory states 1. However, 32% of geriatric patients with an infection do not develop an increase in WBCC 2. The hypothesis is that with inflammation, geriatric patients have a misadapted response of the …

  • 16 Dec, 2021
  • 1 location