This study is for patients who have received a single solid organ transplant of either the lung, liver, kidney, or heart. The purpose of this study is to evaluate the impact of the AlloCare app on the early post-transplant period. Read More
Participants with a single solid organ transplant of either the lung, liver, kidney or heart.
This study will examine how kids make choices between different rewards. In order to participate, children between the ages of 10 to 13 will attend one 75-minute visit at the UB Division of Behavior Medicine on the South Campus. They will be asked to talk about fun events they’ve done recently or will do in the future and will be asked to draw them. Read More
This study enrolls people who have head and neck cancer or tumor. The purpose of this study is to learn about whether levels of HPV (Human Papillomavirus) and a protein (P16) are related to the way people respond to treatment for head and neck cancer. Read More
-Patients at least 18 years of age.
-Patients who have been diagnosed with head and neck squamous cell carcinoma.
-Patients who have a pre-treatment biopsy of a pathologically confirmed p16/HPV positive tumor.
This study is for nurses and certified nursing assistants (CNAs) working in nursing homes. The goal of the study is to determine the impact a new Mindfulness Smartphone App may have on the mental health needs (i.e., depression, anxiety, stress, sleep quality, fatigue, loneliness) of nurses and CNAs during the COVID-19 pandemic. This study requires that participants have access to a mobile phone. Read More
-Age > 18
-Current nurse or certified nursing assistant at a nursing home in the United States
-Have access to the electronic device: iPhone, iPad, Android Phone or a laptop
-Proficient in English
-Willingness to participate in the Mindfulness APP use for the duration of the 8-week study period
The goal of this study is to determine if an experimental drug (trilaciclib) helps people with bladder cancer live longer when given with chemotherapy and immunotherapy, and if it can protect the bone marrow (the place where blood cells are produced) from the damage caused by chemotherapy. Immunotherapy is treatment that helps a person’s own immune system to fight cancer. Read More
1) Histologically documented, locally advanced or metastatic urothelial carcinoma
2) No prior systemic therapy in the inoperable, locally advanced, or metastatic setting including chemotherapy, immune checkpoint inhibitor therapy, targeted therapy, or investigational agents
3) No Malignancies other than urothelial carcinoma within 3 years prior to randomization, except for adequately t...
Families provide a critical environment for child development. Primary care is a trusted resource for families of young children, but lacks tools to screen for family health. The Family Health Scale-Short Form (FHS-SF) is a holistic family health measure with preliminary screening cut-offs for poor, moderate, and excellent family health. The tool has not been validated in clinical settings. This study will look at the feasibility, acceptability, and utility of the FHS-SF for families with children ages 0-5. Methods include caregiver and pediatric staff focus groups and analyzing health records. Outcomes include caregiver and child health and prevention services engagement. Read More
-18 years and older
-has access to a phone or computer for Zoom focus group or 1:1 interview.
For 18-45 year old women undergoing gynecology surgery at Kaleida Health. A sliver of tissue and a tablespoon of fluid will be removed from womb lining which will take less than 5 minutes. This tissue and pelvic fluid will be used to examine cells, and measure hormones / inflammatory proteins. Patients will also be told whether or not there is endometriosis. Read More
-Reproductive age women (18-45 years old)
-Regular menstrual cycles
-Undergoing indicated gynecological surgery, including tubal sterilization, evaluation of pelvic pain or pelvic mass
This study collects information about patients who are diagnosed with COVID-19 or who may have it and are admitted to the hospital. The purpose of this study is to create a real time COVID-19 registry of current ICU/Hospital care patterns to compare the safety and effectiveness of COVID-19 practices between hospitals. All data collected will have patient information removed. Read More
-Participants between the ages of 0 - 30 years old may be enrolled in this study
-Participants must have had a COVID-19 positive test to be enrolled
Patients will be interviewed by a doctor either in-person following their routine clinical visit or via telephone or video call regarding their plans to receive the COVID-19 vaccination. Interview data will be collected with a standardized questionnaire and information about patients’ medical histories will be collected from the clinic electronic medical records. A follow up interview will take place over the phone 2-4 months later. Participation with this research will not impact routine clinical care in any way. Read More
Enrollment in Evergreen Health Clinic's HIV care program
The goal of this study is determine the difference in quality of life in tree nut-allergic patients before and after clearing of allergy label for subgroups of tree nuts compared to those who completely avoid all tree nuts. This will be done via questionnaires given to patients and parents at clinic visits. Read More
Patient ages 0 to 17 years seen at UBMD Pediatrics Allergy/Immunology, who have a diagnosis of a tree nut allergy to one or more of the aforementioned tree nuts will be eligible to enroll in the study