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Respiratory Distress Syndrome clinical trials at UC Irvine

5 in progress, 2 open to eligible people

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  • A Study to Evaluate the Safety and Efficacy of Razuprotafib, a Novel Tie 2 Activator, in Hospitalized Subjects With Moderate to Severe Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

    open to eligible people ages 18 years and up

    This is a Phase 2, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, parallel-group, multicenter, dose escalation and proof of concept study to evaluate the safety and efficacy of razuprotafib subcutaneously administered three times daily (TID) in hospitalized subjects with moderate to severe COVID-19. Part 1 of the study is a 2-step dose escalation period conducted in approximately 60 subjects. Part 2 is a safety and efficacy period evaluating razuprotafib doses selected from Part 1 and will be conducted in approximately 120 subjects. Subjects will receive razuprotafib or placebo TID for 7 days or until discharge from the hospital (or death) and will be evaluated for safety and efficacy through Day 28. The effects of razuprotafib on biomarkers of coagulation, inflammation and vascular leakage will also be evaluated.

    Orange, California and other locations

  • Inhaled ZYESAMI™ (Aviptadil Acetate) for the Treatment of Moderate and Severe COVID-19

    open to eligible people ages 12-85

    Brief Summary: SARS-CoV-2 virus infection is known to cause Lung Injury that begins as dyspnea and exercise intolerance, but may rapidly progress to Critical COVID-19 with Respiratory Failure and the need for noninvasive or mechanical ventilation. Mortality rates as high as 80% have been reported among those who require mechanical ventilation, despite best available intensive care. Patients with moderate and severe COVID-19 by FDA definition who have not developed respiratory failure be treated with nebulized ZYESAMI™ (aviptadil acetate, a synthetic version of Vasoactive Intestinal Polypeptide (VIP)) 100 μg 3x daily plus Standard of Care vs. placebo + Standard of Care using an FDA 501(k) cleared mesh nebulizer. The primary outcome will be progression to in severity of COVID-19 (i.e. moderate progressing to severe or critical OR severe progressing to critical) over 28 days. Secondary outcomes will include blood oxygenation as measured by pulse oximetry, dyspnea, exercise tolerance, and levels of TNFα IL-6 and other cytokines.

    Irvine, California and other locations

  • Early Caffeine and LISA Compared to Caffeine and CPAP in Preterm Infants

    Sorry, not currently recruiting here

    This study is being conducted to determine whether prophylactic administration of surfactant by the Less Invasive Surfactant Administration (LISA) method reduces the need for mechanical ventilation in the first 72 hours of life when compared to early Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) alone.

    Irvine, California and other locations

  • Efficacy and Safety Study of IV Ravulizumab in Patients With COVID-19 Severe Pneumonia

    Sorry, in progress, not accepting new patients

    This study will evaluate the efficacy, safety, pharmacokinetics, and pharmacodynamics of ravulizumab administered in adult patients with Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) severe pneumonia, acute lung injury, or acute respiratory distress syndrome. Patients will be randomly assigned to receive ravulizumab in addition to best supportive care (BSC) (2/3 of the patients) or BSC alone (1/3 of the patients). Best supportive care will consist of medical treatment and/or medical interventions per routine hospital practice.

    Orange, California and other locations

  • Study of Descartes-30 in Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome

    Sorry, not currently recruiting here

    Emergency study to test the safety of Descartes-30 cells in patients with moderate-to-severe acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) AND COVID-19

    Irvine, California and other locations

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