Effect of Repeated Exposures to Compressed Air on Patients With AIDS (DANET1)

This study has suspended participant recruitment.
(Change in institutional headquarters for the US study.)
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Designed Altobaric Technology, Incorporated
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
First received: March 7, 2007
Last updated: April 2, 2007
Last verified: March 2007

March 7, 2007
April 2, 2007
July 2005
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  • 1 - Safety
  • 2 - Viral Load measure (blood and intracellular)
  • 3 - CD4/CD8 levels
Same as current
Complete list of historical versions of study NCT00444847 on ClinicalTrials.gov Archive Site
ADL measurements
Same as current
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Effect of Repeated Exposures to Compressed Air on Patients With AIDS
Effect of Repeated Exposure to Compressed Air on Patients With AIDS (Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome)
The exposure of human beings to markedly altered environments (ambient pressure and inhaled gas mixtures) has profound effects on their innate immune capacity to effectively combat viral illnesses. This Phase IIA clinical trial examines the effects of an exposure to a 4 atmospheric environment has on HIV-infected humans whose clinical condition has progressed to formal AIDS status.
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Phase 2
Allocation: Non-Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment
Masking: Single Blind
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Device: Hyperbaric chamber
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*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
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Inclusion Criteria:

  • CD4 count <200
  • Viral load > 5000

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Opportunistic infection
  • Concurrent neoplasm (see protocol)
  • Immunomodulators
  • HIV vaccination
  • Investigational HIV drugs (see protocol)
  • Pregnant women
  • Major organ transplant
18 Years to 70 Years
Contact information is only displayed when the study is recruiting subjects
United States
DANET HIV/AIDS Trial Q050021, FDA Q050021
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Designed Altobaric Technology, Incorporated
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Principal Investigator: Stephen D. Guthrie, MD, PhD Designed Altobaric Environment Technology
Principal Investigator: Stephen G Guthrie, MD, PhD Designed Altobaric Environment Technology
Designed Altobaric Technology, Incorporated
March 2007

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