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45 studies found for:    Open Studies | "Pleural Effusion"
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1 Recruiting Impact of Large-Volume Pleural Effusions on Heart Function
Condition: Bilateral Pleural Effusion
Intervention: Device: transthoracic echocardiogram
2 Recruiting Thoracic Ultrasound in the Treatment of Pleural Effusion
Condition: Pleural Effusion
Intervention: Procedure: Strategy with thoracic ultrasound
3 Recruiting Clinical Trial of Tumor Cell-derived Microparticles Packaging Chemotherapeutic Drugs to Treat Malignant Pleural Effusion
Condition: Malignant Pleural Effusion
Interventions: Biological: tumor derived microparticles;   Drug: cisplatin
4 Recruiting Rigid vs Semirigid Thoracoscopy in Exudative Pleural Effusions
Condition: Pleural Effusion
Interventions: Procedure: Mini Thoracoscopy;   Procedure: SemiRigid Thoracoscopy
5 Recruiting Effectiveness of Doxycycline for Treating Pleural Effusions Related to Cancer in an Outpatient Population
Condition: Malignant Pleural Effusion
Interventions: Drug: Doxycycline;   Other: normal saline
6 Recruiting Efficacy of Iodopovidone Versus Talc in Palliative Malignant Pleural Effusion
Condition: Malignant Pleural Effusion
Interventions: Drug: Iodopovidone solution;   Drug: Talc
7 Recruiting Bevacizumab in the Treatment of Malignant Pleural Effusions of Non-squamous Non-small Cell Lung Cancer
Condition: Malignant Pleural Effusion
Intervention: Drug: Bevacizumab
8 Recruiting Using Thoracic Ultrasound to Predict Pleurodesis Success in Malignant Pleural Effusions: a Pilot Study
Condition: Malignant Pleural Effusion
Intervention: Other: Ultrasound scan
9 Recruiting A Study to Compare the Efficacy and Safety of Intrapleural Doxycycline Versus Iodopovidone for Performing Pleurodesis in Malignant Pleural Effusion
Condition: Malignant Pleural Effusion
Interventions: Other: Doxycycline;   Other: Iodopovidine
10 Recruiting Out Patient Talc Slurry Via Indwelling Pleural Catheter for Malignant Pleural Effusion Vs Usual Inpatient Management
Condition: Pleural Effusion, Malignant
Interventions: Device: Chest Drain Insertion and Talc Pleurodesis;   Device: Indwelling Pleural Catheter Insertion and Talc Pleurodesis
11 Recruiting Cisplatin for Malignant Pleural Effusion in Patients With Non-small-cell Lung Cancer
Condition: Pleural Effusion, Malignant
Intervention: Drug: cisplatin
12 Not yet recruiting Management of Malignant Pleural Effusion - Indwelling Pleural Catheter or Talc Pleurodesis
Conditions: Pleural Effusion, Malignant;   Lung Neoplasms
Interventions: Procedure: Talc Pleurodesis;   Procedure: Indwelling Pleural Catheter;   Procedure: chest ultrasound;   Drug: Local anesthesia;   Procedure: Chest Tube
13 Recruiting A Clinical Study Evaluating the Safety and Effectiveness of a New Pleural Catheter for the Medical Management of Symptomatic, Recurrent, Malignant Pleural Effusions Compared to Approved Pleural Catheter.
Condition: Malignant Pleural Effusion
Intervention: Device: Indwelling Pleural Catheter
14 Recruiting Randomized Study Comparing Pleural Drainage by Videothoracoscopy to Medical Drainage in Infectious Pleural Effusion
Condition: Infectious Pleural Effusion
Interventions: Device: Videothoracoscopy drainage;   Drug: Medical drainage
15 Not yet recruiting Recombinant Adenoviral Human p53 Gene in Treatment of Malignant Pleural Effusion
Condition: Malignant Pleural Effusion
Interventions: Drug: rAdp53;   Drug: Cisplatin;   Drug: rAdp53 plus cisplatin
16 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)
17 Recruiting Catheter Placement for Hepatic Hydrothorax
Condition: Pleural Effusion
Intervention: Device: Indwelling tunneled pleural catheter (ITPC)
18 Recruiting Impact of Pleural Manometry on Chest Discomfort After Therapeutic Thoracentesis
Condition: Pleural Effusion
Interventions: Other: Manometry-guided thoracentesis;   Other: Symptom-guided thoracentesis
19 Recruiting Correlation of In-lab Pleural Fluid Glucose Measurements With a Finger Stick Glucometer and Portable Point of Care Testing Device (i-STAT).
Condition: Pleural Effusions
Intervention:
20 Recruiting Pigtail Catheter: a Less Invasive Option for Pleural Drainage of Recurrent Hepatic Hydrothorax
Condition: Pleural Effusion
Intervention: Device: Pigtail catheter

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