Displaying studies 26 - 50 of 50 in total
Official Title: A Study Using Intrauterine System for the Treatment of Heavy Menstrual Bleeding
The purpose of this study is to test the effectiveness of the Liletta intrauterine system (IUS) which is being studied for it’s treatment of heavy menstrual bleeding.
Official Title: The CALM Study: Cancer Activity and Lifestyle Measurement Study
The purpose of the CALM study is to understand how blood markers, activity, diet and other lifestyle factors may be related to changes in heart and muscle health before and after chemotherapy.
Official Title: Children's Autobiographical Memory Study
This study examines the developmental changes of how young children remember and talk about memories of their past, how these changes are associated with some parental factors and child characteristics, and how these changes contribute to children’s development in various domains.
RISE (Rural Interventions for Screening Effectiveness) Study for Women Ages 50-74 in Rural Counties of OH and IN
Official Title: RISE (Rural Interventions for Screening Effectiveness), Power Through Prevention
The purpose of this study is to improve the health of women in rural areas of Ohio and Indiana by increasing cancer screening for breast, cervical and colorectal cancer. This research study’s focus is to provide education and encouragement to “average risk” women with no prior history of cancer. Our...
Official Title: Women and Oncologists Reaching Decisions about Surgery
Researchers at OSU are working to learn more about how women make decisions about breast cancer surgery. They are developing and testing a mobile application for patients to audio record their conversations with providers. This study will evaluate patient-provider interactions for informed decision ...
Official Title: Acute Inflammatory and Affective Responses to Varying Resistance Training Intensities in Postmenopausal Women.
The primary aim of this study is to determine the effects of resistance exercise intensity on inflammatory markers and psychosocial response in postmenopausal women. Inflammation is part of your body’s immune response to various stimuli and is the body’s way of protecting itself from damage. It’s im...
Official Title: A Multicenter, Randomized, Double-Blind, Parallel-Group, Placebo-Controlled Study Evaluating the Efficacy, Safety, and Pharmacokinetics of SAGE-547 Injection in the Treatment of Adult Female Subjects with Severe or Moderate Post-partum Depression
The purpose of this study is to evaluate the safety and effectiveness of an investigational medication in women with moderate to severe postpartum depression. The investigational medication is called SAGE-547 (allopregnanolone) . An investigational medication is one that is not yet approved by the U...
The goal of this online survey study is to learn how mothers are handling both the joys and stresses of being a parent and taking care of babies. We hope to use this information to help future mothers and families live happier and healthier lives.
Official Title: A Randomized Trial of Pessary and Progesterone for Preterm Prevention in Twin Gestation with a Short Cervix (PROSPECT)
The purpose of this research study is to determine if the use of a pessary or vaginal progesterone will reduce the likelihood of preterm delivery in mothers who are pregnant with twins who have a shortened cervix. Studies have shown that women pregnant with twins are more likely to deliver their ...
A Survey Study--The Effects of Cancer Treatment on Level of Physical Activity for Breast Cancer Survivors
Official Title: Relationship of Cancer Treatment Variables & Theory-based Motivational Correlates of Physical Activity in Breast Cancer Survivors
The purpose of this study (15 minute survey) is to help understand how cancer treatment impacts the level of physical activity one has after being diagnosed with, and treated for breast cancer.
There is a lack of information is available regarding how best to provide treatment for substance abuse homeless mothers and their young children. The purpose of this study is to examine a Ecologically-Based Treatment (EBT) intervention for the multiple needs of this vulnerable population.
Chemotherapy Induced Peripheral Neuropathy Rehabilitation Study: Seeking Those Undergoing Treatment for Stage I-III Breast Cancer
Official Title: The effects of a sensorimotor rehabilitation program on the upper and lower limbs of persons with cancer following taxane-based chemotherapy for early stage breast cancer.
The purpose of this study is to learn about how a hand and foot sensory improvement program (delivered in the home) from occupational and physical therapists improves function in everyday tasks in those undergoing treatment for breast cancer who are experiencing chemotherapy induced peripheral neuro...
Official Title: The Decision Making During Pregnancy and Childbirth Study
The purpose of this study is to examine how women make decisions about incorporating health advice received during pregnancy into their daily lives and birth plans as well as the effects this decision making has on their health.
The purpose of this study is to learn if a individualized exercise program used in cardiac rehabilitation may also benefit breast cancer survivors.
Breast Cancer Treatment Study: Minocycline or Placebo in Chemotherapy Induced Depression and/or Anxiety
Official Title: Randomized Placebo Controlled Study of Minocycline for Amelioration of Chemotherapy Induced Affective Disorders
Many women with breast cancer have symptoms of anxiety and depression during treatment as well as changes in memory and thinking. The purpose of this study is to evaluate minocycline in comparison to a placebo in women with stages I-III breast cancer during the first 8 weeks of doxorubicin-based che...
The purpose of this study is to examine the effects of different birth control methods on bone health in young women with sickle cell disease. We need women who are taking birth control and those who are not.
This clinical research project offers a psychological intervention designed to prevent or reduce the sexual difficulties and stress that can follow gynecologic or breast cancer diagnosis and treatment.
The purpose of this study is to develop and evaluate a family therapy aimed at improving the emotional exchanges between mothers and their young children.
Official Title: The IMPACT Study: Inflammatory Responses, Mood, and Physical Fitness after Cancer Treatment
The purpose of this research study is to explore how physical fitness levels influence mood, immune function, pain and fatigue in breast cancer survivors.
Insulin Differences Between African-American and Caucasian Female Adolescents (Ages 12-18) With Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)
The purpose of this study is to find out if there are differences in the way African-American and Caucasian girls with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) respond to a type of sugar called glucose. Differences in insulin secretion and sensitivity/resistance between African-American and Caucasian adoles...
The purpose of this study is to evaluate the efficacy of tranexamic acid in adolescent females (10-19 years of age) with regular cycles and heavy menstrual bleeding. Tranexamic acid (Lysteda®) was approved by the U.S. FDA in November 2009 for the treatment of heavy menses.
Official Title: Omega-3 fatty acids and ERPR(-) and Her-2/neu(+) breast cancer prevention
This study is being conducted to find out the effects, of getting a low versus and high dose of omega 3 fatty acid pills as a possible way to lower the risk for ERPR(-) and HER-2/neu (+ or -) breast cancer to come back or recur.
The purpose of this study is to help add to our understanding of how to treat women at risk for preeclampsia, a dangerous condition causing high blood pressure in pregnant women. The Improve Pregnancy Outcome Study is seeking healthy volunteers to better understand how to care for pregnant women in...
Official Title: Inflammatory Mediators and microRNA Analysis in Premenstrual Asthma
This study is being done to investigate the possible causes of a premenstrual increase in asthma symptoms and to help asthma care providers identify those patients who may suffer from this condition.
Official Title: Adolescent Involvement In Parental Substance Abuse Treatment: Evaluation Of Ecologically Based Family Therapy
The purpose of this project is to develop and evaluate an unique and effective intervention designed specifically for mothers who struggle with the difficult issues related to substance use and raising a child.