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You can access this
clinical trial
if you have
Pleural Effusion
and you are
over 18
years old
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The purpose

Question: What level of noninvasive positive airway pressure is able to expand the lungs of people with pleural drainage? Design: Cross-sectional, experimental and randomized study. Participants: Four consecutive people with pleural effusion drained within 24 hours, with controlled pain and without contraindications to use of noninvasive positive pressure. Intervention: Each person will be randomly subjected to three levels of noninvasive positive airway pressure: 0 (zero), 4 and 15 cmH2O for evaluation via chest computed tomography. Outcome measures: Lung area.

Provided treatments

  • Device: Noninvasive positive airway pressure with different levels

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Tris trial is registered with FDA with number: NCT03027180. The sponsor of the trial is Universidade Cidade de Sao Paulo and it is looking for 4 volunteers for the current phase.
Official trial title:
DIFFERENT LEVELS OF NONINVASIVE POSITIVE AIRWAY PRESSURE FOR LUNG EXPANSION ON PATIENTS WITH PLEURAL DRAINAGE: A STUDY VIA COMPUTED TOMOGRAPHY