It was a global feasibility trial
involving 30 patients with Grade 3 or 4 MR and showed that there were no acute deaths, strokes, or myocardial infarctions.
In a parallel group feasibility trial
, researchers randomized 39 patients with venous ulcers either to a 12-week program of supervised exercise three times a week plus compression therapy (18 patients), or compression therapy alone (21 patients).
Subject to regulatory approval, MediGene plans to begin a combined Phase I/II safety and feasibility trial
of its TCR targeting PRAME, named MDG1011, in patients with advanced haematological diseases, particularly acute myeloid leukaemia (AML), myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS) and multiple myeloma (MM).
The robotically assisted colon resection procedures were completed in Asuncion, Paraguay, as part of the safety and feasibility trial
for the technology.
A multinational biopharmaceutical and diagnostics company, OPKO Health, announced that Neovasc, its investee, got conditional Investigational Device Exemption approval from the US Food and Drug Administration to start the US arm of its TIARA-I Early Feasibility Trial
for the company's Tiara transcatheter mitral valve.
The IMPACT Trial (Safety EvaluatIon of the CircuLite SYNERGY Circulatory Assist Device in a Non-Inotrope Dependent, AMbulatory Patient with End-StAge Chronic Heart Failure: A PiloT Study) is a 20-patient feasibility trial
that will be conducted at seven U.
The APOLLO trial was a 14-patient, prospective, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, feasibility trial
(Phase I/HA) evaluating autologous ADRCs extracted with the company's proprietary Celution System for the treatment of patients suffering from acute myocardial infarction.
Keywords: Mistletoe; Breast cancer; Immune parameter; Randomized controlled feasibility trial
The Engager System was evaluated successfully in a feasibility trial
earlier this year.
This article represents a small, but compelling, feasibility trial
of targeted therapy for psychosocial abnormalities occurring in men with chronic prostatitis/chronic pelvic pain syndrome (CP/CPPS).
While APOLLO was a safety and feasibility trial
, Cytori's larger European trial ADVANCE is designed to demonstrate efficacy, economic impact and the long-term benefit in patient outcomes in up to 370 patients.
Editor's note: In 2009, investigators reported that low-dose CT screening was associated with twice the rate of false positives and more unneeded interventions, compared with chest x-ray, in a randomized feasibility trial
that preceded the NLST.