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Brevital Medical Research Studies

Up-to-date List of Brevital Medical Research Studies

What Research is Being Done?

A clinical study involves research using human volunteers (also called participants) that is intended to add to medical knowledge. There are two main types of clinical studies: clinical trials (also called interventional studies) and observational studies. Following list includes both interventional and observational studies.

Latest Brevital Medical Research Studies

Rank Status Study
1 Recruiting Ketamine as an Augmentation Strategy for Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT) in Depression
Conditions: Unipolar Depression;   Bipolar Depression
Interventions: Drug: Ketamine;   Drug: Methohexital
Outcome Measures: Time to achieve remission;   Cognitive side effects of ECT
2 Unknown  Comparison of Thiopental and Propofol as Anaesteticum During ECT
Condition: Depression
Intervention: Drug: Propofol Thiopental
Outcome Measures: Number of ECT-treatments required to treat depression;   Duration of seizures;   Amount of energy required to initiate seizure;   EEG-related parameters;   Changes in seizure-threshold;   Haemodynamic parameters;   Cognitive impairment

These studies may lead to new treatments and are adding insight into Brevital etiology and treatment.

A major focus of Brevital research is the development of new drugs and other treatment options. Studies seek to identify new drugs to treat various related disorders and to find safer, more effective doses for medications already being used. Other research is aimed at identifying receptors or drug targets.

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