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Impact of Mesenchymal Stem Cells in Knee Osteoarthritis

Sep 10th, 2021 - Many patients with osteoarthritis of the knee fail non-operative measures and elect to have knee arthroplasty to improve their quality of life. If successful, intra-articular mesenchymal stem cell (MSC) injections into the knee may offer another viable non-operative treatment modality. Additionally, this modality may have reparative or regenerative potential, which could lead to the first treat...

Smart Marker Annunciating Response to Rheumatologic Treatments SMART²T

Sep 10th, 2021 - European recommendations indicate to start a conventional synthetic disease modifying antirheumatic drug (csDMARD) as soon as possible to reach the remission in early RA or low disease activity in established RA. If the target is not achieved with the first csDMARD and in presence of poor prognostic, addition of a biologic (b)DMARD or a targeted synthetic (ts)DMARD should be considered . Nevert...

3-year, Open-Label Study Evaluating Safety, Tolerability, and Efficacy of Lorecivivint in Subjects With Osteoarthritis of the Knee

Sep 10th, 2021 - At Day 1, after a screening period of up to 14 days, subjects will receive an IA injection of 0.07 mg LOR into one or both knees, followed by a 36-month evaluation period. Clinic visits will be scheduled at Day 1, and Months 3, 12, 24, and 36 [End of study (EOS)] or Early Termination (ET) for completion of all Patient Reported Outcome (PRO) measurements Western Ontario and McMaster University A...

Premedication With Intranasal Dexmedetomidine in Sedation of Patients Undergoing Total Knee Arthroplasty

Sep 10th, 2021 - Patients undergoing total knee arthroplasty (TKA) under spinal anesthesia often request sedation to alleviate anxiety. Dexmedetomidine may be ideally suited to provide sedation during surgery as it offers sedation and analgesia without causing significant respiratory depression. Furthermore, dexmedetomidine has beneficial synergistic interactions with opioids and sedative drugs. Altogether 80 p...

Prospective Observational Study of Filgotinib in Subjects With Rheumatoid Arthritis

Sep 10th, 2021 - An observational study to describe the effectiveness, safety, and patient-reported outcomes in patients with moderate to severe active rheumatoid arthritis (RA) receiving filgotinib in real-world setting.

A Study of Oral Upadacitinib Tablets to Assess Treatment Patterns, Achievement of Treatment Targets and Maintenance of Response in Adult Participants With Moderate to Severe Rheumatoid Arthritis

Sep 10th, 2021 - Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) is an inflammatory disease of the joints causing pain, stiffness, swelling and loss of joint function. Despite the range of treatment options for RA steadily increasing, many patients remain sub-optimally managed, with sustained clinical remission rarely achieved. This study will assess the treatment patterns, achievement of treatment targets and maintenance of respons...

Vagus Nerve Stimulation for Moderate to Severe Rheumatoid Arthritis

Sep 10th, 2021 - The RESET-RA study is an operationally seamless, 2-stage, randomized, double-blind, sham-controlled, multicenter pivotal study enrolling 250 subjects at 40 study centers across the U.S. The study will assess the safety and efficacy of the SetPoint System (study device) for the treatment of adult patients with active, moderate to severe rheumatoid arthritis (RA) who have had an inadequate respon...

The Effect of Functional Task Training Combined With Therapeutic Ultrasound on Adults With Hip Osteoarthritis

Sep 10th, 2021 - Design The investigators propose a randomized double blind controlled clinical trial. It would include two comparison groups each with 25 participants with medical diagnosis of hip osteoarthritis classified severity II and III and inclusion criteria of the American College of Rheumatology for the classification and reporting of osteoarthritis of the hip. All qualified participants will attend a...

Efficacy of Exercise on Quality of Life and Physical Function in Patients With Knee Osteoarthritis

Sep 10th, 2021 - The overall contribution of this study is to increase the knowledge of the efficacy of strength and aerobic exercise on knee related quality of life, knee pain, and physical function in patients with knee osteoarthritis (OA). Knee OA is one of the most important diseases within musculoskeletal conditions affecting a considerable number of people worldwide. This randomized controlled trial will ...

A Study to Evaluate the Long-term Safety, Tolerability and Efficacy of Bimekizumab in Subjects With Active Axial Spondyloarthritis Including Ankylosing Spondylitis and Nonradiographic Axial Spondyl...

Sep 10th, 2021 - The purpose of the study is to demonstrate the long-term safety, tolerability and efficacy of bimekizumab in patients with active axial spondyloarthritis (axSpA, also known as radiographic axSpa (r-axSpA)) including ankylosing spondylitis (AS) and nonradiographic axial spondyloarthritis (nr-axSpa).

A Study to Evaluate the Efficacy and Safety of Bimekizumab in Subjects With Active Ankylosing Spondylitis

Sep 10th, 2021 - The purpose of the study is to demonstrate the efficacy, safety and tolerability of bimekizumab administered subcutaneously (sc) compared to placebo in the treatment of subjects with active ankylosing spondylitis (AS).

A Study to Evaluate the Efficacy and Safety of Bimekizumab in Subjects With Active Nonradiographic Axial Spondyloarthritis

Sep 10th, 2021 - The purpose of the study is to demonstrate the efficacy, safety and tolerability of bimekizumab administered subcutaneously (sc) compared to placebo in the treatment of subjects with active nonradiographic axial spondyloarthritis (nr-axSpA).

The Combined Use of PRP With Lipoaspirate and/or Bone Marrow Aspirate in Osteoarthritis

Sep 10th, 2021 - The purpose of this study is to demonstrate the efficacy of the combined use of platelet-rich plasma (PRP) with lipoaspirate and/or bone marrow aspirate in osteoarthritis of major joints, and to compare the outcomes achieved using three combinations: PRP plus lipoaspirate, PRP plus bone marrow aspirate, and PRP plus both lipoaspirate and bone marrow aspirate. A total of 240 participants will be...

Effects of Using Custom Photobiomodulation Therapy for the Treatment of Osteoarthritis of the Fingers and Rhizarthrosis

Sep 10th, 2021 - Osteoarthrosis (OA), a multifactorial degenerative process, is responsible for joint pain and functional limitation. In the hand, more specifically in the proximal and distal interphalangeal joints of the fingers, it is one of the sites of greatest manifestation of the disease. Numerous treatments, whether drug, rehabilitation or surgery, have been proposed with the aim of both interrupting the...

Impact of Cannabis on Pain and Inflammation Among Patients With Rheumatoid or Psoriatic Arthritis

Sep 10th, 2021 - This laboratory study will investigate the impact of cannabis on pain, affect, and inflammation among patients with rheumatoid or psoriatic arthritis (n = 76). Two cannabis formulations will be administered via vaporization (placebo and medium THC [1-5%]/medium CBD [1-5%]) across two experimental sessions using a counter-balanced, double-blind, crossover design. Blood will be collected during e...

ATTUNE Cementless Fixed Bearing and Patella Study

Sep 9th, 2021 - The primary objective of this clinical investigation is to evaluate functional responder rates with an objective performance criteria (OPC) of 85% as measured by the KOOS questionnaire for the first 225 tibia (CR FB and PS FB combined) implanted with the ATTUNE Cementless FB tray (primary and revision procedures) and will be analyzed when these patients have passed the 1 year preferred post-op ...

pAF for the Treatment of Osteoarthritis

Sep 9th, 2021 - This study will look at blinded standard of care (SOC) steroid injection vs. amniotic fluid injection (pAF) to treat and reduce osteoarthritis (OA) inflammation and pain. The main objectives of this study are to establish the safety and tolerability of allogeneic intra-articular pAF injections. Secondary objectives include pain levels and functional outcome scoring in patients over a 12 month t...

Hyaluronic Acid vs Platelet Rich Plasma: Effects on Clinical Outcomes and Intra-articular Biology for the Treatment of Knee Osteoarthritis

Sep 9th, 2021 - The objective of this double-blind prospective randomized clinical trial is to compare the effects of PRP to HA in patients with mild to moderate OA using biologic and clinical correlates of outcomes associated with the treatment of OA. The investigators will test the null hypothesis that there are no differences in clinical outcomes as measured by validated clinical scoring systems for OA, nor...

A Study Evaluating the Effects of GLPG3970 Given as an Oral Treatment for 12 Weeks in Adults With Active Primary Sjögren's Syndrome

Sep 9th, 2021 - This is a first exploration of GLPG3970 in subjects with active primary Sjogren's Syndrome to evaluate the efficacy, safety and tolerability and determine its pharmacokinetics (PK) profile compared to placebo.

Study To Evaluate The Response To Enbrel And The Impact Of Rheumatoid Factor(RF) And Anti-Cyclic Citrullinated Peptide(Anti-CCP) In Rheumatoid Arthritis(RA) Patients

Sep 9th, 2021 - This study is to evaluate available local data in Iraqi patients with rheumatoid arthritis on Enbrel treatment with regards to the impact of Rheumatoid factor and Anti-cyclic citrullinated peptide using data from the Baghdad Teaching Hospital registry.