Research Desk

Feb 11, 2019

A multiple single-case experimental design Clinical Trial conducted by Hôpital le Vinatier in about 10 participants aims to evaluate the effect of Social Cognition and Cognitive Remediation in order to adjust children's daily life with cognitive deficits in 22q11.2 deletion. 

Feb 11, 2019

A Washington University sleep research study seeks adults, 65 years or older, to identify sleep and brain wave markers of Alzheimer’s disease before any memory problems occur.

Feb 11, 2019

An ongoing Prospective Randomized Controlled Trial conducted by Region Skane in about 60 participants aims to evaluate if Adrenalectomy in patients with Subclinical Cushings Syndrome leads to any kind of improvement in cardiovascular risk factors, cardiac function, and arteriosclerosis. 

Feb 11, 2019

An ongoing prospective, randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial conducted by Bonderup, Ole K., M.D in 50 participants aims to evaluate if treatment with Rifaximin for 4 weeks along with a standard treatment protocol can reduce the risk of relapse post treatment cessation in cases of Collagenous Colitis. 

Feb 11, 2019

An Ongoing Observational Study at the Mayo Clinic aims to determine if vascular remodeling may be impacted by concomitant coiling with flow diverter therapy. The researchers wish to compare micro-RNA markers in patients who are treated with and without concomitant coiling with flow diversion therapy.

Feb 11, 2019

In this study, researchers are trying to find out if axillary reverse mapping (ARM) with lympho-venous bypass (LVB) in patients undergoing an axillary lymph node dissection reduces the rate and severity of post-operative lymphedema of the arm.

Feb 11, 2019

This study intends to establish an imaging protocol and investigate the utility of contrast-enhanced ultrasound (CEUS) in the diagnostic work-up of soft tissue hematoma as an ionizing radiation-free alternative to computed tomography (CT) that can be used independent from the kidney function of the patient.

Feb 11, 2019

American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists is all set to conduct its 28th Annual Meet at Los Angeles Convention Center & JW Marriot between April 24-28, 2019. This congress shall cover current medical and technological in the field of Endocrinology. 

Feb 07, 2019

This is an intervention study to assess the short-term safety of Anterior Vertebral Body Tethering (AVBT) in skeletally immature subjects with moderate to severe scoliosis.  This study is led by Dr. A. Noelle Larson at Mayo Clinic, Rochester.

Feb 07, 2019

The FDA approved trastuzumab-dttb (Ontruzant, Samsung Bioepis) for all eligible indications of the reference product, Herceptin (Genentech). For treatment with this patients should be selected for treatment based on an FDA-approved companion diagnostic test. Trastuzumab-dttb is indicated for adjuvant treatment of HER2-overexpressing node-positive or node-negative breast cancer.