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Showing 61 - 70 of 274 Clinical Trials
Description:
Study will assess adult participants for gum disease and bacteria in the mouth. The dental exams are the same exams that normally take place in dentist’s office. Saliva and plaque will be collected from participants. Visits will be every 2 weeks or every month. Study lasts 10-12 months. Read More
Eligibility:
At least 25 years old
At least sixteen (16) teeth
To be determined at Screening Visit: Presence of at least 4 sites (anterior or posterior) with probing pocket depths (PD) > 5 mm and < 6 mm and concomitant clinical attachment loss.
To be determined by testing subgingival plaque after the Screening Visit: Have detectable Pg in subgingival plaque as assessed by PCR (we will take sampl...
Contact(s)
Patricia Diaz-Moreno
pidiazmo@buffalo.edu
+1 716-829-5822
Description:
Participants will be asked questions about a new cognitive processing test (how fast they can think). This study involves a single visit which takes about 20-minutes at the Conventus Medical Center in Buffalo. 50 multiple sclerosis patients and 50 healthy people will be enrolled. Read More
Eligibility:
Physician established diagnosis of multiple sclerosis
18 years of age or older
Able to read and speak English
Not pregnant
Contact(s)
Michael Jaworski
mgjawors@buffalo.edu
Description:
Study to evaluate reducing worry, anxiety, and stress in underserved communities highly impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction programs (meditation, breathing and movement) will be delivered via video / teleconference or a smart phone APP. The study lasts approximately 21 weeks. Read More
Eligibility:
Inclusion:
(1) age 18 years and older
(2) a baseline score ≥26 (clinically significant worry) on the Penn State Worry Questionnaire-Abbreviated
(3) fluency in English
(4) reside in one of the underserved, census-identified primarily African American communities in Buffalo, NY
Exclusion:
(5) severe depression
(6) active suicidal intent
(7) DSM-V diagno...
Contact(s)
COURTNEY HANNY
channy2@buffalo.edu
+1 716-829-5082
Description:
We are doing this study to find out if there is a connection between poor sleep in children with cystic fibrosis and the development of diabetes. Cystic Fibrosis patient and the parent will complete a single 10 minute survey about how CF patient sleeps. The study team will collect some information about the child’s health including the results of an oral glucose tolerance test. Read More
Eligibility:
Inclusion criteria include having cystic fibrosis, being 10 years old or older and either having an oral glucose tolerance test (a screen for CF-related diabetes) in 2020 or planning to have one in 2021. Exclusion criteria include a history of long-standing CF-related diabetes, liver failure or liver transplant or receipt of steroids within 6 weeks prior to the oral glucose tolerance test.
Contact(s)
AMANDA HASSINGER
albrooks@buffalo.edu
+1 716-878-7442
Description:
This study is for COPD patients 40 years and older who have been hospitalized and discharged within 90 days. These patients will be interviewed and take a one-time survey which takes 30-45 minutes. Read More
Eligibility:
Patient Criteria: 1) Age ≥40 years
2) GOLD stage ≥2, FEV1 <80% predicted
3) Hospitalized for an acute exacerbation for COPD
4) Discharged from the hospital setting within 90 days of the AECOPD
Caregivers: We will ask COPD patients to identify caregivers who might also be willing to participate in the caregiver interviews. A caregiver will be defined as a family me...
Contact(s)
DAVID JACOBS
dmjacobs@buffalo.edu
+1 716-829-2134
Description:
This study enrolls men with prostate cancer. The purpose of this study is to compare using radium-223 and docetaxel chemotherapy treatment vs. using docetaxel alone in men with Metastatic Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer (mCRPC). Radium223 has been FDA approved to treat men with prostate cancer that has spread to the bone, but it has not been approved for men with cancer that has spread to soft tissue or in combination with the chemotherapy drug docetaxel. Read More
Eligibility:
Adults ages 18+.
Males with progressive Metastatic Prostate Cancer.
Have 2+ bone lesions.
Contact(s)
Jessica McCarthy
jm279@buffalo.edu
Description:
This study enrolls adults diagnosed with head and neck cancer who have plans to complete chemoradiotherapy. The purpose of this study is to learn the best timing for feeding tube placement and speech therapy to create the best quality of life for patients. Read More
Eligibility:
Adults ages 18+.
Patients with Head and Neck Cancer being treated at ECMC and Cancer Care WNY.
Patients planning to receive concurrent chemo-radiation therapy.
Contact(s)
Daniel Leon
dleon2@buffalo.edu
+1 716-859-4879
Description:
This study enrolls adults who have had a brain hemorrhage within the last 7 days. The purpose of the study is to learn whether it is better to keep taking or stop taking the medication statin after having a brain bleed. Read More
Eligibility:
Adults ages 50+.
Have had bleeding in the brain (brain hemorrhage) within the last 7 days.
Were taking a statin drug.
People who may be eligible for this study will be contacted by study staff directly. Eligible participants will be inpatients of Buffalo General/Gates Vascular Institute.
Description:
This study enrolls adults with schizophrenia who are currently in a treatment program for schizophrenia and your clinician is prescribing a Long Read More
Eligibility:
Adults ages 18+.
Diagnosis of schizophrenia.
Have just started treatment with one of four atypical Long Acting Injectable (LAI) medications (ABILIFY MAINTENA, ARISTADA, INVEGA SUSTENNA or RISPERDAL CONSTA)
Contact(s)
SEVIE KANDEFER
sk293@buffalo.edu
+1 716-898-4038
Description:
This study enrolls adults with a blockage in an artery in their heart that needs to be tested to determine if it should be treated. The purpose of this study is to collect data and measurements to find out if you need you need an interventional procedure to open your blood vessel or artery. Read More
Eligibility:
Adults ages 18+.
Have at least 1 non-stented lesion in 1 or more major epicardial vessels of 40-90% angiographic stenosis.
Contact(s)
ROBIN STEIN
rmstein3@buffalo.edu
+1 716-888-4859
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