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Double Blind Study of Thymopentin Effects on Patients With HIV-1 Infection

Jun 23rd, 2005 - Examine the ability of thymopentin (Timunox) to: Reduce the amount and/or frequency of virus isolation. Stimulate the immune system and alter the clinical findings in patients infected with HIV who do not yet have AIDS.

Retrospective Evaluation of Safety and Efficacy of Daptomycin Used in Patients With Serious Gram-positive Infections

Before Daptomycin (Cubicin ®) approved by the U.S. FDA in 2003, There were large-scale clinical trials conducted that included more than 1,000 subjects and than Daptomycin got complicated skin and soft tissue infections (CSSSI) indication. After 2004, Daptomycin got new indications about bacteremia and endocarditis due to success outcomes in the clinical trial which included infected in blood f...

Doripenem in the Treatment of Complicated Lower Urinary Tract Infection or Pyelonephritis

Jun 9th, 2011 - Doripenem is an antibiotic medication not yet approved by the US FDA. This is a phase 3, multi-center, prospective, open-label, single-arm study of doripenem in the treatment of complicated lower urinary tract infection or pyelonephritis in adults. Patients are hospitalized, but subsequently, patients may treated as outpatient or through home-based therapy at the discretion of the investigators...

Comparison of Telavancin and Vancomycin for Complicated Skin and Skin Structure Infections With a Focus on Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus Aureus

Dec 27th, 2010 - Study 0018 (NCT00107978) compares the safety and effectiveness of an investigational drug, telavancin, and an approved drug, vancomycin, for the treatment of complicated skin and skin structure infections.

Ceftazidime-Avibactam Compared With Doripenem Followed by Oral Therapy for Hospitalized Adults With Complicated UTIs (Urinary Tract Infections)

Sep 5th, 2017 - A Phase III, Randomized, Multicenter, Double-Blind, Double Dummy, Parallel Group, Comparative Study to Determine the Efficacy, Safety, and Tolerability of Ceftazidime Avibactam (CAZ-AVI, formerly CAZ104) Versus Doripenem Followed by Appropriate Oral Therapy in the Treatment of Complicated Urinary Tract Infections, Including Acute Pyelonephritis, With a Gram Negative Pathogen in Hospitalized Adults

Oritavancin Versus IV Vancomycin for the Treatment of Patients With Acute Bacterial Skin and Skin Structure Infection

Nov 13th, 2012 - This is a Phase 3, multicenter, randomized, double-blind, parallel, comparative efficacy and safety study of single-dose IV oritavancin/IV placebo versus IV vancomycin for 7 to 10 days in adults with acute bacterial skin and skin structure infection (ABSSSI) suspected or proven to be caused by Gram-positive pathogens. Approximately 960 patients will be randomized at 100 centers globally. In add...

Multi-Center Study of New Medications to Treat Vaginal Infections

Jun 28th, 2018 - The purpose of this study is to evaluate the safety and efficacy of terconazole/metronidazole gel in the treatment of vaginal infections

Alteplase for Treatment of Empyema and Complicated Parapneumonic Effusion

This is a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled pilot study. Patients with empyema and complicated parapneumonic effusion who are felt to require fibrinolytic therapy will be considered for study enrollment. Enrolled patients will be randomized to one of five potential treatment arms (saline placebo, 4 mg once daily, 4 mg twice daily, 10 mg once daily, or 10 mg twice daily) in a double-b...

Safety and Efficacy of Intracameral Zimoxin for Prevention of Endophthalmitis After Cataract Surgery

Jun 25th, 2018 - Subjects will receive either intracameral injection of 0.1% moxifloxacin solution or placebo after cataract surgery. They will be followed for one month to determine if there is a statistically significant difference in the incidence of endophthalmitis.

An Investigational Agent for the Treatment of Complicated Intra-Abdominal Infections or Acute Pelvic Infections (0826-038)

Feb 16th, 2017 - The duration of treatment is 18 months.

Evaluation of Treatment for Mycobacterium Avium Complex (MAC) Infection in HIV-Infected Patients

Oct 30th, 2012 - MAC is easiest to detect in the blood, although doctors generally believe that MAC in blood is just "spill-over" from infection of other parts of the body. Traditionally, studies of potential treatments for MAC focus only on MAC changes in the blood. This study compares MAC changes in blood to those in bone marrow, which is another tissue where MAC is often found. Patients receive both clarithr...

A Comparison of Three Drug Combinations Containing Clarithromycin in the Treatment of Mycobacterium Avium Complex (MAC) Disease in Patients With AIDS

Apr 2nd, 2012 - It is believed that effective therapy for MAC disease in patients with AIDS requires combinations of two or more antimycobacterial agents in order to overcome drug resistance and the unfavorable influence of the profound immunosuppression associated with AIDS. Data suggest that clarithromycin may have substantial activity in two- or three-drug combination regimens with clofazimine, rifamycin de...

A Phase I Study of the Safety and Pharmacokinetics of Recombinant CD4 (rCD4) in Infants and Children Infected With or at Risk for HIV Infection

Jun 23rd, 2005 - rCD4 may be an effective treatment for HIV infection, based on its ability to block infection of human cells by HIV in laboratory tests. However, the activity of rCD4 still needs to be confirmed in clinical trials. It is hoped that these tests will show that rCD4 is both safe and effective in treating children who are infected with or who are at risk for infection with HIV. Children have prelim...

Cumulative Irritation Test

Dec 7th, 2017 - Healthy, adult volunteers of either sex will be patched on his/her back with AN2690 Solution 2.5%, AN2690 Solution 5%, AN2690 Solution 7.5%, AN2690 Solution Vehicle and Sodium Laurel Sulfate 0.5% over the course of 21 consecutive days. After 24 hours, the patches are to be removed and the site evaluated using a five-point scale for irritation.

Study of Different Doses of a Novel Treatment for Onychomycosis

Feb 19th, 2018 - The intent is for all subjects to complete a 180 day treatment period consisting of 90 consecutive days of once daily treatment with their assigned study treatment followed by an additional 90 days of three times weekly dosing, even if the treated toenail(s) is evaluated as a "complete responder" prior to the end of treatment 180 day treatment period. At the end of the 180-Day treatment period,...

Adrenomedullin and Outcome in Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock

Jun 5th, 2016 - Sepsis involves an overactive inflammatory response to severe bacterial infection that can compromise vascular integrity and cause tissue edema, organ dysfunction and death. Adrenomedullin (ADM) has attracted the interest of researchers because of its powerful physiological functions. An anti-ADM antibody reduced the norepinephrine infusion rates required to achieve hemodynamic targets, increas...

Probiotics in Respiratory Tract Infections in Children

Dec 29th, 2013 - The purpose of this study is to assess the potential of probiotics in prevention of respiratory tract infections and their complications in children

Evaluation of bioMarkErs to Reduce Antibiotics Use in hospitalizeD nEonates

Dec 7th, 2017 - Late-onset neonatal sepsis (LOS), occurring in newborn of at least 7 days of life, is frequently observed in Neonatal Intensive Care Units (NICUs) and potentially severe (mortality, neurologic and respiratory impairments). Despite its high prevalence, a reliable diagnostic remains difficult. Currently, nonspecific clinical signs that might be linked to other neonatal conditions, such as prematu...

New AntiBiotic Treatment Options for Uncomplicated Anogenital GOnorrhoea

Apr 2nd, 2018 - Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) to extended spectrum cephalosporins (ESC) among Neisseria gonorrhoeae (Ng) is a major public health concern. With no alternative antimicrobial treatment options for gonorrhoea and only a few new drugs in the development pipeline, it is important to test existing antibiotics for their efficacy in gonorrhoea treatment. This project aims to identify new treatment mod...

Laparoscopic Versus Open Appendectomy

Aug 15th, 2016 - Appendectomy is the most common surgical procedure performed in emergency surgery. Because of lack of consensus about the most appropriate technique, appendectomy is still being performed by both open (OA) and laparoscopic (LA) methods. In this retrospective analysis, the investigators aimed to compare the laparoscopic approach and the conventional technique in the treatment of acute appendicitis.