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Clinical Trials Update: March 29, 2005


(HealthDay News) -- Here are the latest clinical trials, courtesy of CenterWatch:

Surgery

Adult patients scheduled to have femoral-popliteal bypass surgery or AV shunt placement surgeries are being asked to participate in a research study to test an investigational "surgical glue," which is designed to help prevent leakage from a blood vessel or graft material during surgery. Research site located in Charlottesville, Va.

More Information

Please see http://www.centerwatch.com/patient/studies/cat614.html.

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Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders

This study is a research trial of an outpatient, non-medication, non-ivasive investigational treatment called transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS). TMS applies a magnetic field to the brain for a brief period of time. Research site located in New York, NY.

More Information

Please see http://www.centerwatch.com/patient/studies/cat108.html.

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Healthy Patient Studies

This trial will involve collection of participants' white blood cells via a machine separation process called cytapheresis. This process allows for the collection of larger amounts of white blood cells with less fluid and red blood cell loss to the donor. Research site located in Baltimore, MD.

More Information

Please see http://www.centerwatch.com/patient/studies/phasei.html.

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