65 studies found for:    Open Studies | "Pleural Effusion"
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21 Unknown  A Quality of Life Study re Management of Malignant Pleural Effusions
Condition: Malignant Pleural Effusions
Intervention: Behavioral: LCADLS, FACIT-PAL, FACIT-TS questionnaires
22 Unknown  A Prospective, Randomized Controlled Trial for a Rapid Pleurodesis Protocol for the Management of Pleural Effusions
Condition: Malignant Pleural Effusions
Interventions: Other: Thoracoscopy and Pleurx;   Procedure: Thoracoscopy
23 Recruiting Intrapleural Catheter Daily Versus Three Times a Week Drainage
Conditions: Advanced Cancer;   Pleural Effusion
Interventions: Procedure: Intrapleural catheter (IPC) drained;   Procedure: IPC Placement;   Radiation: Chest X-Ray
24 Unknown  A Comparative Study of the Safety and Efficacy of Face Talc Slurry and Iodopovidone for Pleurodesis
Conditions: Malignant Pleural Effusions;   Recurrent Pleural Effusions;   Primary Spontaneous Pneumothorax;   Secondary Spontaneous Pneumothorax
Intervention: Procedure: Pleurodesis with either talc or iodopovidone
25 Not yet recruiting Combination Tissue Plasminogen Activator (Tpa) and Dornase Alfa (Dnase) Administration Through Intrapleural Catheters for the Treatment of Loculated or Non-Draining Malignant Pleural Effusions
Condition: Loculated or Non-draining Malignant Pleural Effusions
Intervention: Drug: Combination TISSUE PLASMINOGEN ACTIVATOR (TPA) AND DORNASE ALFA (DNASE)
26 Recruiting A Feasibility and Safety Study of the Use of a Dedicated Ballooned Intercostal Drain
Condition: Pleural Effusion
Intervention: Device: Balloon-tipped intercostal drain
27 Recruiting Pathophysiological Effects of Intrapleural Pressure Changes During Therapeutic Thoracentesis
Conditions: Pleural Effusion;   Exudative Pleuritis
Interventions: Procedure: Therapeutic thoracentesis;   Device: Pleural catheter;   Device: Pleural manometer
28 Recruiting Pleural and Pericardial Effusion Following Open Heart Surgery
Conditions: Heart Disease;   Pleural Effusion;   Pericardial Effusion
Intervention: Procedure: pleuracentesis
29 Unknown  Angiogenic Cytokines and Fibrinolytic Activity in Parapneumonic Effusions
Condition: Pleural Effusion
Intervention: Device: pleural pigtail drainage
30 Recruiting Cryobiopsy or Forceps Biopsy During Semirigid Thoracoscopy: a Comparative Study
Conditions: Pleural Effusion;   Pleural Diseases
Intervention: Device: cryobiopsy (Autoclavable cryoprobe 20416-032 (ERBE, Germany) Flexible FB-55CD-1 Olympus forceps
31 Recruiting Tubeless Versus Standard Upper Pole Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy
Conditions: Pleural Effusion;   Pain
Interventions: Device: Double J stent without nephrostomy;   Device: nephrostomy tube
32 Unknown  Ibuprofen or Morphine in Treating Pain in Patients Undergoing Pleurodesis for Malignant Pleural Effusion
Condition: Metastatic Cancer
Interventions: Drug: ibuprofen;   Drug: morphine sulfate;   Procedure: management of therapy complications;   Procedure: pleurodesis
33 Unknown  Detection of EGFR Mutation in Malignant Pleural Effusion of Lung Cancer Patients and Cancer Cell Lines Establishment
Condition: NSCLC
Intervention: Other: cancer cell lines establishment
34 Recruiting Doxepin Hydrochloride in Treating Esophageal Pain in Patients With Thoracic Cancer Receiving Radiation Therapy to the Thorax With or Without Chemotherapy
Conditions: Lymphoma;   Malignant Mesothelioma;   Malignant Pericardial Effusion;   Malignant Pleural Effusion;   Non-small Cell Lung Cancer;   Small Cell Lung Cancer;   Soft Tissue Sarcoma;   Thymoma and Thymic Carcinoma
Interventions: Drug: doxepin hydrochloride;   Other: placebo;   Procedure: quality-of-life assessment;   Other: questionnaire administration;   Other: laboratory procedure
35 Recruiting Genetic Sequencing-Informed Targeted Therapy in Treating Patients With Stage IIIB-IV Non-small Cell Lung Cancer
Conditions: Malignant Pericardial Effusion;   Malignant Pleural Effusion;   Recurrent Non-small Cell Lung Cancer;   Stage IIIB Non-small Cell Lung Cancer;   Stage IV Non-small Cell Lung Cancer
Interventions: Other: cytology specimen collection procedure;   Procedure: therapeutic procedure;   Drug: targeted therapy;   Other: laboratory biomarker analysis
36 Not yet recruiting Metformin Hydrochloride and Combination Chemotherapy in Treating Patients With Stage III-IV Ovarian, Fallopian Tube, or Primary Peritoneal Cancer
Conditions: Brenner Tumor;   Malignant Ascites;   Malignant Pleural Effusion;   Ovarian Clear Cell Cystadenocarcinoma;   Ovarian Endometrioid Adenocarcinoma;   Ovarian Mixed Epithelial Carcinoma;   Ovarian Serous Cystadenocarcinoma;   Ovarian Undifferentiated Adenocarcinoma;   Recurrent Fallopian Tube Cancer;   Recurrent Ovarian Epithelial Cancer;   Recurrent Ovarian Germ Cell Tumor;   Recurrent Primary Peritoneal Cavity Cancer;   Stage IIIA Fallopian Tube Cancer;   Stage IIIA Ovarian Epithelial Cancer;   Stage IIIA Ovarian Germ Cell Tumor;   Stage IIIA Primary Peritoneal Cavity Cancer;   Stage IIIB Fallopian Tube Cancer;   Stage IIIB Ovarian Epithelial Cancer;   Stage IIIB Ovarian Germ Cell Tumor;   Stage IIIB Primary Peritoneal Cavity Cancer;   Stage IIIC Fallopian Tube Cancer;   Stage IIIC Ovarian Epithelial Cancer;   Stage IIIC Ovarian Germ Cell Tumor;   Stage IIIC Primary Peritoneal Cavity Cancer;   Stage IV Fallopian Tube Cancer;   Stage IV Ovarian Epithelial Cancer;   Stage IV Ovarian Germ Cell Tumor;   Stage IV Primary Peritoneal Cavity Cancer
Interventions: Drug: paclitaxel;   Drug: carboplatin;   Drug: docetaxel;   Drug: metformin hydrochloride;   Drug: placebo;   Other: laboratory biomarker analysis
37 Recruiting Intra-pleural Administration of GL-ONC1, a Genetically Modified Vaccinia Virus, in Patients With Malignant Pleural Effusion: Primary, Metastases and Mesothelioma
Condition: Lung Cancer
Intervention: Biological: GL-ONC1
38 Recruiting Gene Expression Profiling of Breast Cancer Cells Predict the Response of Malignant Pleural Effusion
Conditions: Breast Neoplasms;   Neoplasm Metastasis;   Gene Expression Profiling;   Immunotherapy
Intervention: Biological: cytokine
39 Unknown  Physiotherapy Technique Decreases Respiratory Complications After Cardiac Operation
Conditions: Pneumonia;   Pleural Effusion;   Atelectasis
Interventions: Procedure: Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) facial mask;   Procedure: Assisted deep inspiration technique
40 Recruiting Investigation Into the Automated Drainage of Recurrent Effusions From the Pleural Space in Thoracic Malignancy.
Condition: Pleural Effusion
Intervention: Device: The pleurapump system

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