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Dehydration Medical Research Studies

Up-to-date List of Dehydration 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 Dehydration Medical Research Studies

Rank Status Study
1 Recruiting Dehydration: Assessing Kids Accurately
Condition: Severe Dehydration
Interventions: Other: Serial Weights;   Other: IVC/Aorta Ultrasound;   Other: Clinical Assessment
Outcome Measures: Area under the Receiver-Operator Characteristic (ROC) curve for predictors of severe diarrheal disease;   Area under the receiver operating curve for predictors of some Dehydration
2 Recruiting Ondansetron Administration to Children With Gastroenteritis, Vomiting and SOME Dehydration in EDs in Pakistan
Conditions: Dehydration;   Gastroenteritis;   Vomiting;   Diarrhea
Interventions: Drug: Ondansetron;   Drug: Placebo
Outcome Measures: Intravenous (IV) Rehydration;   The proportion of children who vomit during the 4 hour observation period;   The frequency of vomiting during the 4 hour observation period;   Hospitalization > 24 hours;   Volume of Oral Rehydration Solution (ORS) consumed (ml/kg) during the 4 hour observation period;   Development of "SOME" Dehydration during the 72 hours following randomization amongst children who are discharged;   Number of diarrheal stools during the 72 hours following randomization;   Treatment failure;   Response based on infectious etiology (i.e. bacterial vs. viral), duration of illness (i.e. < 48 vs. ≥ 48 hours), and age (< 18 months vs. ≥ 18 months)
3 Not yet recruiting IV NaCl (Sodium Chloride) 0.9% Vs (Versus) IV NaCl 0.9% + 5% Dextrose in Pediatric ER for Dehydration
Condition: Dehydration
Interventions: Other: NaCl 0.9%;   Other: NaCl 0.9 +5% dextrose
Outcome Measures: hospitalization;   hypoglycemia
4 Recruiting Dehydration, Rehydration, and Blood Viscosity
Condition: Dehydration
Interventions: Other: Essentia Water;   Other: Bottled water
Outcome Measures: Change in whole blood viscosity from dehydrated state;   Change in plasma osmolality from dehydrated state;   Change in bioelectrical impedance;   Body mass change
5 Recruiting Drinking Habits of Glaucoma Patients and Age Matched Controls
Conditions: Dehydration;   Glaucoma
Intervention: Behavioral: alter drinking habits
Outcome Measures: Dehydration;   microvascular changes
6 Recruiting Measuring Pain and Hydration After Tonsillectomy
Condition: Dehydration
Intervention: Other: Hoist Group
Outcome Measures: Incidence of Dehydration;   Patient reported pain level
7 Recruiting BUN/Cr-based Hydration Therapy to Improve Outcomes for Dehydrated Patients With Acute Ischemic Stroke.
Conditions: Stroke;   Dehydration
Intervention: Other: normal saline
Outcome Measures: rate of stroke-in-evolution;   rate of favorable outcome
8 Not yet recruiting Oral Rehydration Therapy in Children With Mild to Moderate Dehydration
Conditions: Parent;   Attitudes
Intervention: Other: Questionnaire
Outcome Measure:
9 Recruiting Ondansetron Administration to WELL Children With Gastroenteritis Associated Vomiting in EDs in Pakistan
Conditions: Dehydration;   Gastroenteritis;   Vomiting;   Diarrhea
Interventions: Drug: Ondansetron;   Drug: Placebo
Outcome Measures: Intravenous (IV) Rehydration;   The proportion of children who vomit during the 4 hour observation period;   The frequency of vomiting during the 4 hour observation period;   Hospitalization > 24 hours;   Volume of Oral Rehydration Solution (ORS) consumed (ml/kg) during the 4 hour observation period;   Development of "SOME" Dehydration during the 72 hours following randomization amongst children who are discharged;   Number of diarrheal stools during the 72 hours following randomization;   Treatment failure;   Response based on infectious etiology (i.e. bacterial vs. viral), duration of illness (i.e. < 48 vs. ≥ 48 hours), and age (< 18 months vs. ≥ 18 months)
10 Recruiting Electrolyte Profile, Nutritional Status and Ileostomy Formation.
Conditions: Colorectal Resection;   Ileostomy
Interventions: Dietary Supplement: Oral Rehydration Solution;   Other: Advise on calculated oral fluid requirements;   Other: No nutritional advice will be given
Outcome Measures: Serum electrolyte levels;   Physical findings of Dehydration;   Biochemical markers reflecting Dehydration and renal function such us blood urea and creatinine levels;   Peri- and postoperative complications related to colorectal resection and ileostomy formation;   Macronutrient and electrolyte intake through diet;   Stoma output (ml/L)
11 Recruiting Hydration and Outcome in Older Patients
Condition: Dehydration
Intervention: Device: The Hydrant
Outcome Measure:
12 Unknown  Intravenous Treatment in Nursing Homes
Conditions: Infections;   Dehydration
Intervention: Other: A structured training program
Outcome Measures: All cause morbidity and mortality;   Number of admissions and days in hospitals among nursing home residents;   Patient trajectory;   Total treatment costs (public health perspective);   Satisfaction in patients, next of kin and staff
13 Not yet recruiting Dehydrated Human Amnion/Chorion Membrane (dHACM) for Recovery After Fractionated Ablative CO2 Laser Resurfacing of the Face
Condition: Scarring
Interventions: Other: Application of Sterile 0.9% Saline Solution;   Other: Application of dHACM
Outcome Measures: The time to healing for both groups will be assessed as defined by appearance and 100% epithelialization.;   Erythema, edema, crusting, and exudate will be compared between both groups.
14 Recruiting Rotavirus Burden and Genotypes in a Sentinel Hospital Surveillance System in Lebanon
Conditions: Gastroenteritis;   Dehydration
Intervention:
Outcome Measures: Estimating the incidence of rotavirus gastroenteritis associated hospitalization in children < 5 years of age;   Identifying the most prevalent RV genotypes in the target population included in the surveillance program;   Estimating the proportion of diarrheal hospitalization due to RV in children < 5 years of age.;   Determining the age and seasonal distribution of RV associated hospitalizations in children < 5 years of age;   Determining seasonal changes and year-to-year changes with respect to predominant RV genotypes
15 Recruiting Fluid Balance During Exercise in the Heat With Water, Flavored Placebo, or a Carbohydrate-electrolyte Beverage Intake (The APEX Study)
Condition: Dehydration
Intervention: Other: Exercise Intervention
Outcome Measures: Fluid Balance;   Rate of fluid uptake in the GI tract;   Amount of carbohydrate oxidized;   Cardiovascular responses;   Thermoregulatory responses;   Physical Performance
16 Recruiting Body-fluid Balance and Drinking Habits in Patients With Retinal Vascular Occlusion
Conditions: Dehydration;   Retinal Vascular Occlusion
Intervention:
Outcome Measures: changes in body-fluid balance;   number of participants with Dehydration
17 Unknown  Evaluation of the Cerebral Oxygenation With Near Infrared Spectrophotometry (NIRS) at the Hypernatremic Dehydration in Newborn
Condition: HYPERNATREMIA
Intervention: Device: INVOS 5100
Outcome Measures: CEREBRAL OXYGENATION;   NEURODEVELOPMENT
18 Recruiting Physician Perceptions About Parenteral Hydration in Latin America and Spain
Conditions: Dehydration;   Advanced Cancers
Intervention: Behavioral: Survey
Outcome Measure: Percentage of terminally ill cancer patients overall that receive an order of parenteral hydration as reported by physicians
19 Not yet recruiting Hypohydration and Cardiorespiratory Function
Condition: Dehydration
Intervention: Dietary Supplement: Hypohydration
Outcome Measure: 1) To determine whether a period of starvation prior to exercise testing adversely affects cardiorespiratory reserve as assessed by cardiopulmonary exercise (CPX) testing
20 Recruiting The Application of Sterile Water to the Skin of Extremely Low Birth Weight (ELBW) Infants
Conditions: Fluid Loss;   Dehydration;   Extreme Immaturity
Intervention: Other: Sterile water application
Outcome Measures: Daily fluid intake (ml/kg/day);   Skin Score;   Peak total bilirubin (mg/dl);   Incidence of significant PDA;   Incidence of NEC;   Incidence of BPD;   Length of stay (days);   Incidence of culture proved sepsis;   Incidence of change in microbiological skin colonization

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

A major focus of Dehydration 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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