Welcome to the Clinical Research Portal at American University of Beirut

In an initiative to consolidate and share AUB’s research findings and achievements, we have created the AUB Medical Research Portal.

Below is the most recent list of ongoing and closed clinical research including their type, model, inclusion and exclusion criteria…

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Investigator Title Status Type Conditions Looking For Med Students Volunteers Keywords Created On Last Modified
Bassem Yamout The Multi-National Gilenya Pregnancy Exposure Registry in Multiple Sclerosis Recruiting Registry Multiple Sclerosis No Multiple Sclerosis,Pregnancy,Fingolimod 5/8/2017 2:35:27 PM 12/5/2019 12:25:36 PM
Bassem Yamout Open-Label, Multicenter, Multiple-Dose Study of the Effect of BG00012 on MRI Lesions and Pharmacokinetics in Pediatric Subjects With Relapsing-Remitting Multiple Sclerosis Aged 10 to 17 Years Completed- Has Results Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) Multiple Sclerosis No Multiple Sclerosis,Dimethyl Fumarate 5/5/2017 3:48:35 PM 12/5/2019 12:25:19 PM
Bassem Yamout A Multicenter, prospective, non-interventional study to assess Adherence to treatment for patIeNts with Relapsing Multiple Sclerosis (RMS) who are prescribed subcutaneous (sc) interferon beta-1a Ongoing Observational Multiple Sclerosis No Multiple Sclerosis,Interferon beta-1a 5/8/2017 4:09:09 PM 12/5/2019 12:24:59 PM
Bassem Yamout An Open-Label, Single-Arm Study To Evaluate The Effectiveness And Safety Of Ocrelizumab In Patients With Early Stage Relapsing Remitting Multiple Sclerosis Recruiting Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) multiple sclerosis No Ocrelizumab,RRMS 12/4/2018 9:22:36 AM 12/5/2019 12:23:19 PM
Bassem Yamout A Multicenter Extension Study to Determine the Long-Term Safety and Efficacy of BG00012 in Pediatric Subjects With Relapsing-Remitting Multiple Sclerosis Completed Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) Multiple Sclerosis No Multiple Sclerosis,Dimethyl Fumarate 5/5/2017 4:11:53 PM 12/5/2019 12:21:29 PM
Bassem Yamout A two year, multicenter, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, parallel group trial to evaluate efficacy, safety, tolerability, and pharmacokinetics of teriflunomide administered orally once daily in pediatric patients with relapsing forms of multiple sclerosis followed by an open-label extension Ongoing Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) Multiple Sclerosis No Teriflunomide, Multiple Sclerosis 11/11/2014 10:55:04 AM 12/5/2019 12:20:58 PM
Walid Faraj Vit C effect on non-alcoholic fatty liver in Middle Eastern population, a double blinded randomized control trial Recruiting Laboratory Research Application and Preclinical Studies Patient with NASH Yes NASH, VItamin C 12/3/2019 11:16:08 AM 12/3/2019 11:16:08 AM
Dina Chamsy Dienogest versus Gonadotropin releasing hormone agonist pre-treatment in women with endometriosis undergoing in Vitro Fertilization Recruiting Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) endometriosis No IVF,ART,GnRH-A 2/23/2017 4:25:44 PM 4/19/2019 7:34:43 PM
Nesrine Rizk The prevalence of podocyturia in virologically controlled HIV infected patients Recruiting Observational HIV ,AIDS,renal injury,podocyturia Yes HIV,AIDS,podocyturia 3/10/2019 7:52:50 PM 3/10/2019 7:52:50 PM
Nesrine Rizk The correlation between vascular reactivity as detected by digital thermography and increased vascular specific markers of inflammation in HIV-infected Individuals Recruiting Observational HIV cardiovascular disease,HIV,AIDS,inflammation Yes inflammation,hiv ,aids,cardiovascular 3/10/2019 7:45:26 PM 3/10/2019 7:45:26 PM
Nesrine Rizk “The five-year experience of an HIV outpatient practice in Lebanon”. Recruiting Observational HIV Yes hiv,retention in care,treatment cascade 1/31/2019 4:12:05 PM 1/31/2019 4:12:05 PM
Nesrine Rizk Pseudomonas urinary tract infections epidemiology and characteristics of patients in a tertiary care center in Beirut, Lebanon Recruiting Epidemiologic and Behavioral Studies Pseudomonas urinary tract infections Yes pseudomonas,urinary tract,infections 1/31/2019 4:04:00 PM 1/31/2019 4:04:00 PM
Marie Maroun-Aouad Predictors of postoperative pain after shoulder surgery, a prospective observational study Recruiting Observational Postoperative pain,shoulder surgery No Postoperative pain,shoulder surgery ,arthroscopy 1/10/2019 12:57:36 PM 1/15/2019 3:38:54 PM
Marie Maroun-Aouad Subpleural versus thoracic epidural analgesia for post-thoracotomy pain: a randomised controlled study. Completed Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) post-thoracotomy pain No analgesia; epidural; subpleural; thoracotomy 8/3/2016 1:25:01 PM 1/15/2019 3:38:06 PM
Marie Maroun-Aouad The addition of ketamine to propofol for initiation of procedural sedation in children with cancer reduces propofol consumption and preserves hemodynamic stability. Completed Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) initiation of procedural anesthesia in children No Procedural pain; propofol; ketamine; pediatric oncology 8/3/2016 2:44:40 PM 1/15/2019 3:36:49 PM
Marie Maroun-Aouad Femoral arterial cannulation performed by residents: a comparison between ultrasound-guided and palpation technique in infants and children undergoing cardiac surgery Completed Outcomes Research and Health Services Research Femoral arterial cannulation No cardiac surgery; femoral artery; palpation; pediatric; residents; ultrasound 8/3/2016 11:45:24 AM 1/9/2019 4:09:27 PM
Marie Maroun-Aouad Predictors of postoperative pain and analgesic requirements following abdominal hysterectomy: an observational study Completed Observational postoperative pain No Predictors ;Postoperative pain;Morphine consumption 8/3/2016 11:55:03 AM 1/9/2019 4:08:26 PM
Marie Maroun-Aouad Effect of General Anesthesia and Muscle Relaxants on Keratometry Measurements Using a Handheld Keratometer Completed Observational Keratometry Measurements No anesthesia;muscle relaxants;Keratometry Measurements 8/3/2016 12:11:23 PM 1/9/2019 4:08:00 PM
Marie Maroun-Aouad A randomized controlled trial of variable rate phenylephrine infusion with rescue phenylephrine boluses versus rescue boluses alone on physician interventions during spinal anesthesia for elective cesarean delivery. Completed Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) physician interventions during spinal anesthesia for elective cesarean delivery No spinal anesthesia; caesarian delivery; Phenylephrine Infusion; hypotension 8/3/2016 12:26:26 PM 1/9/2019 4:07:26 PM
Marie Maroun-Aouad A Comparison Between Dexamethasone and Methylprednisolone for Vomiting Prophylaxis After Tonsillectomy in Inpatients Children: A Randomized Trial Completed Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) vomiting prophylaxis after tonsillectomy in inpatient children No Dexamethasone;Methylprednisolone;Vomiting Prophylaxis;Tonsillectomy;children 8/3/2016 12:45:42 PM 1/9/2019 4:06:33 PM
Marie Maroun-Aouad The effect of adjuvant drugs on the quality of tracheal intubation without muscle relaxants in children: a systematic review of randomized trials Completed Registry quality of tracheal intubation No adjuvant drugs ;tracheal intubation; muscle relaxants;children 8/3/2016 1:11:53 PM 1/9/2019 4:05:57 PM
Marie Maroun-Aouad Effect of vitamin C on morphine use after laparoscopic cholecystectomy: a randomized controlled trial Completed Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) laparoscopic cholecystectomy No laparoscopic cholecystectomy; vitamin C; morphine 8/3/2016 1:18:42 PM 1/9/2019 4:05:32 PM
Marie Maroun-Aouad Propofol 2 mg/kg is superior to propofol 1 mg/kg for tracheal intubation in children during sevoflurane induction Completed Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) tracheal intubation in children during sevoflurane induction No tracheal intubation;sevoflurane induction; children 8/3/2016 1:34:16 PM 1/9/2019 4:02:42 PM
Marie Maroun-Aouad Supplementation of retrobulbar block with clonidine in vitreoretinal surgery: effect on postoperative pain Completed Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) vitreoretinal surgery No Anesthesia, regional; Clonidine; Eye surgery; Postoperative pain; Retrobulbar block; Vitreoretinal surgery 8/3/2016 1:41:24 PM 1/9/2019 4:01:34 PM
Marie Maroun-Aouad Femoral vein cannulation performed by residents: a comparison between ultrasound-guided and landmark technique in infants and children undergoing cardiac surgery Completed Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) Femoral Vein Cannulation No Femoral Vein Cannulation; cardiac surgery; children 8/3/2016 1:50:45 PM 1/9/2019 4:00:56 PM
Marie Maroun-Aouad The analgesic efficacy of subarachnoid morphine in comparison with ultrasound-guided transversus abdominis plane block after cesarean delivery: a randomized controlled trial Completed Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) pain after caesarian delivery No caesarian delivery; subarachnoid morphine; Ultrasound-Guided Transversus Abdominis Plane Block 8/3/2016 1:58:14 PM 1/9/2019 4:00:19 PM
Marie Maroun-Aouad Ondansetron is as effective as diphenhydramine for treatment of morphine-induced pruritus after cesarean delivery. Completed Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) morphine-induced pruritus after cesarean delivery No cesarean delivery; morphine; pruritis 8/3/2016 2:04:02 PM 1/9/2019 3:59:37 PM
Marie Maroun-Aouad A randomized trial comparing colloid preload to coload during spinal anesthesia for elective cesarean delivery Completed Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) Elective Cesarean Delivery No Cesarean Delivery; spinal anesthesia; 8/3/2016 2:14:28 PM 1/9/2019 3:58:54 PM
Marie Maroun-Aouad Excellent intubating conditions with remifentanil-propofol and either low-dose rocuronium or succinylcholine Completed Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) intubating conditions No tracheal intubation;succinylcholine; rocuronium 8/3/2016 2:20:09 PM 1/9/2019 3:58:20 PM
Marie Maroun-Aouad The effect of low-dose remifentanil on responses to the endotracheal tube during emergence from general anesthesia Completed Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) Endotracheal Tube During Emergence from General Anesthesia No general anesthesia; Endotracheal Tube; Low-Dose Remifentanil 8/3/2016 2:24:04 PM 1/9/2019 3:57:50 PM
Marie Maroun-Aouad Comparison of three doses of epidural fentanyl followed by bupivacaine and fentanyl for labor analgesia Completed Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) labor analgesia No labor; Epidural fentanyl; 8/3/2016 2:39:20 PM 1/9/2019 3:57:23 PM
Marie Maroun-Aouad A single dose of propofol at the end of surgery for the prevention of emergence agitation in children undergoing strabismus surgery during sevoflurane anesthesia Completed Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) Emergence Agitation in Children Undergoing Strabismus Surgery No Strabismus Surgery;Sevoflurane Anesthesia;children 8/3/2016 2:49:31 PM 1/9/2019 3:55:13 PM
Marie Maroun-Aouad Multimodal analgesia to prevent propofol-induced pain: pretreatment with remifentanil and lidocaine versus remifentanil or lidocaine alone Completed Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) propfol induced pain No propfol induced pain;Remifentanil;Lidocaine 8/3/2016 2:57:05 PM 1/9/2019 3:54:08 PM
Marie Maroun-Aouad Does Ondansetron or Granisetron Prevent Intrathecal Morphine-Induced Pruritus After Cesarean Delivery? Completed Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) caesarian delivery No caesarian delivery;Ondansetron;Granisetron;morphine;puritis 8/3/2016 3:05:00 PM 1/9/2019 3:53:31 PM
Marie Maroun-Aouad The effect of injection of two vs 10 mL saline on the subsequent spread and quality of epidural analgesia in parturients Completed Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) delivery No epidural analgesia; delivery 8/3/2016 3:12:42 PM 1/9/2019 3:49:40 PM
Marie Maroun-Aouad Haloperidol vs. ondansetron for the prevention of postoperative nausea and vomiting following gynaecological surgery Completed Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) nausea and vomiting post gynaecological surgery No gynaecological surgery; nausea;Ondansetron;Haloperido 8/3/2016 3:16:01 PM 1/9/2019 3:44:44 PM
Marie Maroun-Aouad Emergence agitation in children: an update Completed Registry emergence agitation No emergence agitation;children 8/3/2016 3:18:38 PM 1/9/2019 3:42:49 PM
Marie Maroun-Aouad Effect of low-dose dexmedetomidine or clonidine on the characteristics of bupivacaine spinal block Completed Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) bupivacaine spinal block No a2-adrenoreceptor agonist; dexmedetomidine; intrathecal adjuvants; spinal anesthesia 8/3/2016 3:28:08 PM 1/9/2019 3:42:03 PM
Marie Maroun-Aouad Oxygenator Exhaust Capnography for Prediction of Arterial Carbon Dioxide Tension During Hypothermic Cardiopulmonary Bypass Completed Observational hypothermic cardiopulmonary bypass No exhaust capnography, hypothermia, cardiopulmonary bypass 8/3/2016 3:32:50 PM 1/9/2019 3:41:23 PM
Marie Maroun-Aouad A Comparison of Sevoflurane-Propofol Versus Sevoflurane or Propofol for Laryngeal Mask Airway Insertion in Adults Completed Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) laryngeal mask airway insertion in adults No laryngeal mask airway insertion in adults;sevoflurane;propofol 8/3/2016 3:38:35 PM 1/8/2019 12:27:37 PM
Marie Maroun-Aouad Preoperative caudal block prevents emergence agitation in children following sevoflurane anesthesia Completed Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) emergence agitation in children No caudal block; agitation, children 8/3/2016 3:42:51 PM 1/8/2019 12:27:18 PM
Sahar Sayyid A randomized controlled trial of variable rate phenylephrine infusion with rescue phenylephrine boluses versus rescue boluses alone on physician interventions during spinal anesthesia for elective cesarean delivery Completed Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) spinal anesthesia for elective cesarean delivery No phenylephrine infusion;spinal anesthesia 8/4/2016 10:48:11 AM 1/8/2019 12:26:47 PM
Marie Maroun-Aouad Laryngeal mask airway for ventilation during diagnostic and interventional fibreoptic bronchoscopy in children Completed Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) diagnostic and interventional fibreoptic bronchoscopy in children No foreign body aspiration; fibreoptic bronchoscopy;laryngeal mask airway; sevoflurane 8/3/2016 3:46:58 PM 1/8/2019 12:25:45 PM
Marie Maroun-Aouad Intravenous Lidocaine as Adjuvant to Sevoflurane Anesthesia for Endotracheal Intubation in Children Completed Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) Endotracheal Intubation in Children No Lidocaine;Sevoflurane Anesthesia 8/3/2016 3:49:50 PM 1/8/2019 12:25:19 PM
Marie Maroun-Aouad Intrathecal versus intravenous fentanyl for supplementation of subarachnoid block during cesarean delivery Completed Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) Caesarian delivery No Caesarian delivery;fentanyl;subarachnoid block 8/3/2016 3:52:08 PM 1/8/2019 12:25:02 PM
Marie Maroun-Aouad The effect of dexamethasone on postoperative vomiting after tonsillectomy Completed Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) vomiting after tonsillectomy No tonsillectomy;vomiting;dexamethasone 8/3/2016 3:54:25 PM 1/8/2019 12:24:31 PM
Marie Maroun-Aouad Does pregnancy protect against intrathecal lidocaine-induced transient neurologic symptoms? Completed Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) Transient Neurologic Symptoms No Transient Neurologic Symptoms;pregnancy;Intrathecal Lidocaine 8/3/2016 3:57:10 PM 1/8/2019 12:24:09 PM
Marie Maroun-Aouad Hydroxyethylstarch 10% is superior to Ringer's solution for preloading before spinal anesthesia for Cesarean section. Completed Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) spinal anesthesia for Cesarean section. No Hydroxyethylstarch 10%; caesarian delivery 8/3/2016 3:59:02 PM 1/8/2019 12:23:48 PM
Marie Maroun-Aouad Apnea-induced hemoglobin desaturation during one-lung vs two-lung ventilation. Completed Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) Apnea-induced hemoglobin desaturation No Apnea-induced hemoglobin desaturation 8/3/2016 4:01:31 PM 1/8/2019 12:23:26 PM
Marie Maroun-Aouad Preoxygenation: comparison of maximal breathing and tidal volume breathing techniques. Completed Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) Preoxygenation No Preoxygenation; breathing techniques 8/3/2016 4:03:45 PM 1/8/2019 12:23:08 PM
Marie Maroun-Aouad Post-Laparoscopic Vomiting in Females versus Males: Comparison of Prophylactic Antiemetic Action of Ondansetron versus Metoclopramide Completed Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) Post-Laparoscopic Vomiting No Laparoscopic cholecystectomy, Vomiting, Sex, Ondansetron, Metoclopramide 8/3/2016 4:05:47 PM 1/8/2019 12:22:49 PM
Marie Maroun-Aouad Transient atrioventricular block after release of aortic cross-clamp. Completed Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) Transient Atrioventricular Block No Transient Atrioventricular Block;Aortic Cross-Clamp 8/3/2016 4:08:53 PM 1/8/2019 12:22:25 PM
Mazen El Sayed Injury prevention in Beirut: A pilot study to establish ED based injury surveillance systems. Ongoing Observational Injured patients No Epidemiology of injury,injury patterns,Beirut Hospitals 12/26/2018 7:05:39 PM 12/26/2018 7:05:39 PM
Mazen El Sayed Riots in Beirut: The impact of a new type of mass casualty events on the Emergency system in Lebanon. Completed- Has Results Observational riot injuries No riot; injuries; Beirut; demonstration; ,Emergency medical syste 11/2/2017 9:12:53 AM 12/26/2018 6:42:57 PM
Mazen El Sayed Submersion Injuries in the US: Patients Characteristics and Predictors of Morbidity and Mortality Completed- Has Results Observational Submersion injuries No National Emergency Department Sample (NEDS),Retrospective 10/20/2017 12:08:39 PM 12/26/2018 6:42:20 PM
Mazen El Sayed Impact of Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation Use in Cardiogenic shock: A Matched Cohort Study in Hospitals Across the United States Completed- Has Results Observational ECMO ,Cardiogenic Shock No Nationwide Emergency Department Sample (NEDS),Matched ,Cohort 10/20/2017 11:59:56 AM 12/26/2018 6:41:51 PM
Mazen El Sayed Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation Use and Predictors of Mortality in Adult Patients with Cardiogenic Shock in Hospitals in the United States Completed- Has Results Observational ECMO,Cardiogenic Shock No Nationwide Emergency Department Sample Setting (NEDS) ,retrospective ,Large dataset 10/20/2017 11:49:33 AM 12/26/2018 6:41:18 PM
Mazen El Sayed Emergency Medical Services Utilization and Outcomes Among Patients with ST - elevation Myocardial Infarction in Lebanon Completed- Has Results Observational STEMI No STEMI, EMS, LEBANON, BEIRUT 10/20/2017 8:46:07 AM 12/26/2018 6:38:07 PM
Mazen El Sayed Hospital Emergency and Disaster Preparedness in Lebanon: An Assessment of national hospitals in light of regional humanitarian crises Ongoing Observational None No Hospital Emergency and Disaster Preparedness tool,complex emergencies and humanitarian crises 12/26/2018 6:34:11 PM 12/26/2018 6:34:11 PM
Mazen El Sayed Validation of Trauma Activation Criteria at a Tertiary Care Center in Beirut, Lebanon Ongoing Observational Trauma patients No Traumatic criteria,Hospital charges,AUBMC 12/26/2018 4:41:54 PM 12/26/2018 4:51:26 PM
Mazen El Sayed Suffocation injuries in the United States: A descriptive national cross sectional study examining patients’ characteristics and predictors of mortality. Completed- Has Results Observational suffocation injuries No suffocation, injury, database, NEDS 10/20/2017 10:36:44 AM 12/26/2018 4:48:45 PM
Mazen El Sayed National Trauma Data Bank Ongoing Registry Trauma patients No National Dataset,Registry 12/21/2018 11:35:36 PM 12/21/2018 11:35:36 PM
Zeinab El Moussawi Eye complications Post General Anesthesia: What are the Recommendations? Recruiting Observational eye injury No eye injury 12/7/2018 3:41:14 PM 12/19/2018 2:47:48 PM
Hazem Assi Evaluation of the best sequence of treatments for metastatic breast cancer NA Observational breast cancer,metastatic,recurrent ,progressive No PFS,OS,chemotherapy regimens,endocrine therapy 12/13/2018 3:53:41 PM 12/13/2018 3:53:41 PM
Hazem Assi Fertility in Female Cancer Patients Following Treatment at AUBMC: Concerns, Treatment Decisions and Future Implications Recruiting Observational breast cancer,lymphoma,risks of infertility ,quality of life,treatment management No qualitative ,quantitative,behavioral 12/13/2018 3:40:32 PM 12/13/2018 3:43:15 PM
Hazem Assi Leptomeningeal Carcinomatosis in Solid Tumors: Outcomes and Prognostic Factors Completed Observational leptomeningeal carcinomatosis No Incidence,risk factors,efficacy,predictive factors of response 12/13/2018 3:32:48 PM 12/13/2018 3:32:48 PM
Hazem Assi Outcomes of Patients with Pulmonary Carcinoid Tumors: a Single Institution Experience Completed Observational clinical features and occurance ,prognostic factors,pulmonary carcinoid tumors No Neuroendocrine Tumors 12/13/2018 3:26:45 PM 12/13/2018 3:26:45 PM
Hazem Assi Efficacy of Pazopanib as a Second- or Third-line Treatment for Soft Tissue Sarcoma at a Tertiary Cancer Center in Lebanon Ongoing Observational Soft tissue sarcoma No Soft tissue sarcoma,pazopanib,efficacy,second-line treatment,third-line treatment 9/27/2016 10:49:39 AM 12/13/2018 3:17:44 PM
Hazem Assi Prognostic Significance of single progesterone receptor positivity in early breast cancer patients treated at American University of Beirut Medical Center Ongoing Observational breast cancer patients,early or locally advanced No early or locally advanced breast cancer,outcomes,ER PR Her2 status 5/26/2016 12:36:38 PM 12/13/2018 3:17:38 PM
Hazem Assi Diagnostic Performance of FDG-PET/CT scan in comparison with US_guided FNA in the diagnosis of ALN in Lebanese Breast Cancer Patients Ongoing Observational Breast Cancer Patients Yes ALN,FDG-PET/CT,US-guided FNA 3/30/2016 1:18:33 PM 12/13/2018 3:17:28 PM
Hazem Assi Fertility after Breast Cancer: a cross-sectional study in women of reproductive age following breast cancer treatment. Ongoing Observational breast cancer patients Yes women of reproductive age,breast cancer treatment 3/30/2016 1:14:08 PM 12/13/2018 3:17:20 PM
Hazem Assi Incidence and Survival Outcomes of Sarcoma Subtypes in the Lebanese Population Ongoing Epidemiologic and Behavioral Studies Sarcoma Patients No STS, incidence, outcomes,bone sarcoma 3/24/2016 2:10:04 PM 12/13/2018 3:17:14 PM
Hazem Assi Availability, Rate of Usage, and Impact of Commercialized Genomic Tests on Adjuvant Treatment Decisions in Early-Stage Breast Cancer Patients in Lebanon Ongoing Observational Early-Stage breast cancer patients,Multi-gene assys No Multi-gene Assays: Mammaprint-Prosigna-Oncotype DX- Endopredict,treatment decision: chenotherapy/hormanl therapy vs hormonal therapy alone 3/23/2016 2:35:29 PM 12/13/2018 3:17:04 PM
Hazem Assi Outcomes of Patients with Malignancy Admitted to the Intensive Care Units (ICU): a Prospective Study Ongoing Observational Advanced Malignancies,Non-elective admission to the ICU No Critically ill patients ,Outcomes,clinical characteristics,Non-elective admission to the ICU 3/23/2016 1:41:28 PM 12/13/2018 3:16:58 PM
Hazem Assi Epidemiology, Prognosis, and Outcomes of Schwannoma patients; a Single Institution Experience using Two Different Surgical Techniques Completed Outcomes Research and Health Services Research Schwannoma No Schwannoma,Surgical technique,outcomes 9/6/2017 1:57:41 PM 12/13/2018 3:12:09 PM
Hazem Assi Malignant and borderline phyllodes tumor of breast treated with a multi-modality approach in a tertiary cancer care centre: Prognostic analysis and Literature Review Completed Observational Phyllodes tumors No Phyllodes tumors ,epidemiology,risk factors,outcomes 5/26/2016 12:43:59 PM 12/13/2018 3:11:42 PM
Hazem Assi Outcomes of Lebanese Patients with Advanced Malignancies Treated with Nivolumab Completed Observational Advanced Malignancies ( Mainly Melanoma and NSCLC) No Advanced Malignancies, Nivolumab, Outcomes 5/26/2016 11:42:42 AM 12/13/2018 3:10:33 PM
Hazem Assi Outcomes of Lebanese Patients with Advanced Malignancies Treated with Immunotherapy Completed Observational metastatic cancer patients,treated with immunotherapy No Nivolumab,Pembrolizumab,Advanced Malignancies 3/23/2016 2:22:54 PM 12/13/2018 3:08:21 PM
Elie Akl Reviewing the methodologies of guideline development as described in guideline handbooks of major guideline developing organizations Ongoing Outcomes Research and Health Services Research clinical practice guidelines Yes clinical practice guidelines 12/12/2018 10:11:04 PM 12/12/2018 10:11:04 PM
Elie Akl Dealing with Missing Data when conducting meta-analysis Completed Epidemiologic and Behavioral Studies missing data Yes missing data,meta-analysis,risk of bias 9/5/2017 12:21:05 AM 12/12/2018 10:03:11 PM
Elie Akl Conducting systematic reviews to support the development of the Rheumatoid Arthritis guidelines by the American College of Rheumatology (ACR) Ongoing Outcomes Research and Health Services Research Rheumatoid Arthritis No Rheumatoid Arthritis,guidelines 12/12/2018 10:02:56 PM 12/12/2018 10:02:56 PM
Elie Akl Conflicts of Interests affecting the clinical practice of physicians (e.g., interactions with pharmaceutical companies, device companies, etc.) Completed Epidemiologic and Behavioral Studies interaction between physicians and pharma Yes conflict of interest,clinical practice 3/15/2016 4:47:14 PM 12/12/2018 9:56:46 PM
Sally Temraz Adherence of cancer survivors with physical activity and dietary guidelines Ongoing Adoption of Best Practices in the Community cancer survivors,physical and dietary guidelines No Adherence of cancer survivors with physical activity and dietary guidelines 12/12/2018 10:59:48 AM 12/12/2018 11:03:10 AM
Sally Temraz Quality of life in patients receiving peptide receptor radionuclide therapy (PRRT) at AUBMC  Ongoing Epidemiologic and Behavioral Studies quality of life ,neuroendocrine tumors,peptide receptor radionuclide therapy No Quality of life of patients with neuroendocrine tumors and treated with peptide receptor radionuclide therapy 12/12/2018 10:52:09 AM 12/12/2018 11:03:03 AM
Sally Temraz Quality of life in men with prostate cancer treatment by Lutetium 177 PSMA radionuclide Ongoing Epidemiologic and Behavioral Studies quality of life ,prostate cancer ,Lutetium 177 PSMA radionuclide No Quality of life of prostate cancer patients treated with Lutetium 177 PSMA radionuclide 12/12/2018 10:47:09 AM 12/12/2018 11:02:56 AM
Sally Temraz Expectations versus reality of health related quality of life in patients receiving Immunotherapy at AUBMC Ongoing Epidemiologic and Behavioral Studies immunotherapy ,quality of life,cancer No Quality of life of cancer patients taking immunotherapy 12/12/2018 10:41:16 AM 12/12/2018 11:02:49 AM
Sally Temraz Predictive and Prognostic value of inflammatory markers and microRNA in stage IV colorectal cancer: A single institution experience Ongoing Observational colorectal cancer ,biomarkers,microRNA No Predictive and prognostic biomarkers in stage IV colorectal cancer 12/12/2018 10:34:12 AM 12/12/2018 11:02:41 AM
Sally Temraz Modified GTX second-line therapy in pancreatic adenocarcinoma Ongoing Observational GTX ,pancreatic adenocarcinoma No outcome of GTX on pancreatic adenocarcinoma 12/12/2018 10:28:30 AM 12/12/2018 11:02:33 AM
Sally Temraz Neo-adjuvant FOLFIRINOX in borderline-respectable/locally advanced pancreatic adenocarcinoma Ongoing Observational folfirinox ,borderline-resectable/locally advanced pancreatic adenocarcinoma No Evaluation of folfirinox in borderline-resectable/locally advanced pancreatic adenocarcinoma 12/12/2018 10:22:59 AM 12/12/2018 11:02:26 AM
Gilbert Abou Dagher Descriptive analysis of sepsis in a developing country Completed- Has Results Observational Sepsis,Emergency department,Developing country No Sepsis,Emergency department,ED,Developing country 11/30/2018 1:56:35 PM 12/11/2018 11:17:51 AM
Gilbert Abou Dagher Discharge Against Medical Advice From The Emergency Department: Results From A Tertiary Care Hospital In Beirut, Lebanon Completed- Has Results Observational Emergency department,Discharge against medical advice No Emergency department,AMA,ED,Against medical advice,Discharged against medical advice 11/30/2018 1:15:30 PM 12/11/2018 11:17:39 AM
Gilbert Abou Dagher Are Patients With Cancer With Sepsis And Bacteraemia At A Higher Risk Of Mortality? A Retrospective Chart Review Of Patients Presenting To A Tertiary Care Centre In Lebanon Completed- Has Results Observational Cancer,Sepsis,Severe sepsis,Septic shock,Bacteremia No Cancer,Sepsis,Severe sepsis,Septic shock,Bacteremia,Mortality 11/30/2018 1:06:43 PM 12/11/2018 11:17:34 AM
Gilbert Abou Dagher Serum Lactate Is An Independent Predictor Of Hospital Mortality In Critically Ill Patients In The Emergency Department: A Retrospective Study Completed- Has Results Observational Emergency departmennt,Serum Lactate,Critically ill patients No Emergency department,Serum Lactate,Critically ill patients 11/30/2018 12:49:34 PM 12/11/2018 11:17:28 AM
Gilbert Abou Dagher Outcomes Of Patients With Systolic Heart Failure Presenting With Sepsis To The Emergency Department Of A Tertiary Hospital: A Retrospective Chart Review Study From Lebanon Completed- Has Results Observational Congestive Heart Failure,Systolic Heart Failure,Sepsis No Sepsis,CHF 11/30/2018 10:53:42 AM 12/11/2018 11:17:21 AM
Gilbert Abou Dagher Evaluation of a Sepsis Care Bundle Protocol in Severe Sepsis Patients: A Retrospective Study from a Tertiary Care Center Emergency Department Completed- Has Results Observational Severe sepsis No severe sepsis, protocolized sepsis diagnosis and management bundle 3/30/2016 2:14:13 PM 12/11/2018 11:17:12 AM
Gilbert Abou Dagher Characteristics, mechanisms and outcomes of suicidal patients at a tertiary care center in Beirut, Lebanon Completed- Has Results Observational Suicidal attempts,medication overdose,poisoning, intentional injuries , intoxication No Suicide,admission to psychiatric wards,acetaminophen toxicity 3/30/2016 1:52:02 PM 12/11/2018 11:17:05 AM
Gilbert Abou Dagher Characteristics, predictors and outcomes of burn patients at a tertiary care center in Beirut Lebanon Completed- Has Results Observational Burn No Burn,management and hospital course 3/30/2016 1:21:35 PM 12/11/2018 11:16:56 AM
Christiane Al-Haddad Eye Tracking Abnormalities in Strabismic School-Aged Children and Effect on School Performance Completed- Has Results Outcomes Research and Health Services Research Strabismus No Strabismus,TRacking ,Pediatrics 11/2/2017 12:59:12 PM 12/6/2018 4:05:42 PM
Christiane Al-Haddad Is Amblyopia Treatment Associated with Structural Retinal Changes? Recruiting Outcomes Research and Health Services Research Amblyopia No Amblyopia,Treatment,OCT,retina 11/2/2017 12:57:17 PM 12/6/2018 4:05:31 PM
Christiane Al-Haddad Vision Screening and Visual Tracking in Autism Completed Outcomes Research and Health Services Research Autism No Tracking,Autism,Pediatrics,ophthalmology 11/2/2017 12:51:23 PM 12/6/2018 4:05:02 PM
Eveline Hitti Radiology Turn-Around Time- The Effect of a Dedicated Emergency Department Radiology Transporter. Completed Observational No specific condition No X-ray,Turnaround time 4/7/2016 10:50:43 AM 12/6/2018 10:18:07 AM
Eveline Hitti Pediatrics ED visit Completed Observational All ED diagnoses No Emergency Department,Diagnoses 4/7/2016 10:08:22 AM 12/6/2018 10:17:15 AM
Eveline Hitti The Use of Smartphones in the Emergency Department: A Perspective from Patients and Providers Ongoing Observational All conditions No Smartphone, Emergency Department,perspective, health care providers, patients 4/7/2016 11:18:09 AM 12/6/2018 10:04:13 AM
Eveline Hitti Comparing patients and families perceptions of satisfaction and predictors of overall satisfaction in a Lebanese Emergency Department. Ongoing Observational Patients discharged home and not admitted to the hospital No patient statisfaction, family perception, patient perception 11/1/2017 9:56:43 AM 12/6/2018 10:00:24 AM
Ghina Ghazeeri Family history of breast cancer as a predictor of diminished ovarian reserve: A retrospective cohort Ongoing Observational Breast cancer No Breast cancer,diminished ovarian reserve,Family history 12/6/2018 9:21:54 AM 12/6/2018 9:21:54 AM
Ghina Ghazeeri Dual trigger in the final oocyte maturation in poor ovarian responders: A Prospective Randomized Controlled Trial Recruiting Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) IVF,hCG,GnRHa No IVF,Oocyte maturation,Pregnancy rates 12/5/2018 3:02:54 PM 12/5/2018 3:02:54 PM
Ghina Ghazeeri Parental attitudes toward fertility preservation in female adolescent cancer patients Ongoing Epidemiologic and Behavioral Studies Fertility preservation,cancer patients No fertility preservation,adolescents,cancer patients,Attitudes 12/5/2018 2:55:12 PM 12/5/2018 2:55:12 PM
Ghina Ghazeeri Vitamin D and assisted reproductive treatment outcomes: A Prospective Cohort study Ongoing Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) assisted reproductive treatment No assisted reproductive treatment ,Vitamin D,Pregnancy rate 12/5/2018 2:49:32 PM 12/5/2018 2:49:32 PM
Ghina Ghazeeri Character Strengths of women with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome and the role of testosterone: A case-control study. Recruiting Epidemiologic and Behavioral Studies character strength,Polycystic ovary syndrome No oersonality,polycystic ovary syndrome 12/5/2018 11:43:53 AM 12/5/2018 11:43:53 AM
Sahar Sayyid Epidural tramadol for postoperative pain after Cesarean section. Completed Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) caesarian delivery No Epidural tramadol;caesarian delivery;post-operative pain 8/4/2016 1:39:54 PM 12/5/2018 11:13:39 AM
Sahar Sayyid Intrathecal versus intravenous fentanyl for supplementation of subarachnoid block during cesarean delivery. Completed Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) cesarean delivery No cesarean delivery;Intrathecal versus intravenous fentanyl;subarachnoid block 8/4/2016 1:37:20 PM 12/5/2018 11:13:30 AM
Sahar Sayyid Propofol is superior to thiopental for intubation without muscle relaxants Completed Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) intubation without muscle relaxants No intubation;muscle relaxants;Propofol;thiopental 8/4/2016 1:30:08 PM 12/5/2018 11:13:25 AM
Sahar Sayyid A comparison of sevoflurane-propofol versus sevoflurane or propofol for laryngeal mask airway insertion in adults Completed Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) laryngeal mask airway insertion in adults No laryngeal mask airway insertion;sevoflurane;propofol 8/4/2016 1:27:16 PM 12/5/2018 11:13:20 AM
Sahar Sayyid Comparison of three modes of patient-controlled epidural analgesia during labour Completed Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) epidural analgesia during labour No epidural analgesia;labour 8/4/2016 1:23:43 PM 12/5/2018 11:13:13 AM
Sahar Sayyid The effect of injection of two vs 10 mL saline on the subsequent spread and quality of epidural analgesia in parturients. Completed Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) quality of epidural analgesia in parturients No epidural analgesia;parturients 8/4/2016 1:12:18 PM 12/5/2018 11:13:07 AM
Sahar Sayyid Does ondansetron or granisetron prevent subarachnoid morphine-induced pruritus after cesarean delivery? Completed Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) caesarian delivery No caesarian delivery;ondansetron;granisetron;morphine;pruritis 8/4/2016 1:06:44 PM 12/5/2018 11:13:02 AM
Sahar Sayyid Comparison of three doses of epidural fentanyl followed by bupivacaine and fentanyl for labor analgesia. Completed Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) labor analgesia No labor; epidural fentanyl;bupivacaine 8/4/2016 12:17:28 PM 12/5/2018 11:12:57 AM
Sahar Sayyid Excellent intubating conditions with remifentanil-propofol and either low-dose rocuronium or succinylcholine Completed Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) intubating conditions No intubation;remifentanil–propofol;rocuronium;succinylcholine 8/4/2016 12:12:41 PM 12/5/2018 11:12:51 AM
Sahar Sayyid A randomized trial comparing colloid preload to coload during spinal anesthesia for elective cesarean delivery Completed Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) elective cesarean delivery No cesarean delivery;colloid preload;coload;spinal anesthesia 8/4/2016 12:08:02 PM 12/5/2018 11:12:41 AM
Sahar Sayyid Ondansetron is as effective as diphenhydramine for treatment of morphine-induced pruritus after cesarean delivery Completed Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) caesarian delivery No caesarian delivery;Ondansetron;iphenhydramine;pruritis 8/4/2016 11:57:34 AM 12/5/2018 11:12:27 AM
Sahar Sayyid The analgesic efficacy of subarachnoid morphine in comparison with ultrasound-guided transversus abdominis plane block after cesarean delivery: a randomized controlled trial Completed Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) caesarian delivery No caesarian delivery; morphine; 8/4/2016 11:50:33 AM 12/5/2018 11:12:19 AM
Sahar Sayyid Propofol 2 mg/kg is superior to propofol 1 mg/kg for tracheal intubation in children during sevoflurane induction Completed Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) tracheal intubation No tracheal intubation; propofol; sevoflurane induction;children 8/4/2016 11:41:15 AM 12/5/2018 11:12:16 AM
Sahar Sayyid Femoral arterial cannulation performed by residents: a comparison between ultrasound-guided and palpation technique in infants and children undergoing cardiac surgery Completed Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) cardiac surgery No cardiac surgery; femoral artery; palpation; pediatric; residents; ultrasound 8/4/2016 10:44:30 AM 12/5/2018 11:12:06 AM
Ghina Ghazeeri Periodontal disease and in-vitro fertilization (IVF) outcomes: A cross-sectional study Completed Observational Periodontal disease,infertility No in vitro fertilization ,dental status,periodontal disease 6/17/2016 9:56:40 AM 12/5/2018 8:42:08 AM
Joseph R El-Khoury A chart-based association study of newer antidepressant medication use and weight change in a population in Lebanon Ongoing Epidemiologic and Behavioral Studies Anxiety disorder,Major Depressive Disorder,MDD No Major Depressive Disorder,Anxiety Disorder,MDD,Antidepressant,SSRI,SNRI,Weight,Weight change,Weight gain 1/2/2018 1:25:17 PM 12/4/2018 3:52:04 PM
Imad Uthman Patients with axial spondyloaRthritis: Multi-cOuntry Registry OF clinical characteristics, including radiographic progression, and burden of disease over 5 years in real-life setting Ongoing Observational axial spondyloarthritis No axial spondyloarthritis 9/15/2017 10:31:16 AM 12/4/2018 10:28:04 AM
Samia Khoury Clinical usefulness of visual, somatosensory, and brainstem auditory evoked potentials for monitoring of disease activity and management in multiple sclerosis Completed Laboratory Research Application and Preclinical Studies Multiple Sclerosis No Multiple Sclerosis 5/12/2015 3:27:07 PM 12/4/2018 9:46:37 AM
Samia Khoury Effect of Vitamin D replacement on immune function and cognition in MS patients Completed Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) Multiple Sclerosis No Multiple Sclerosis 5/11/2015 4:35:06 PM 12/4/2018 9:42:59 AM
Samia Khoury Correlation of Retinal Optical Coherence Tomography Findings with Cognitive Function in Patients with Multiple Sclerosis Recruiting Mechanisms of Human Disease Multiple Sclerosis No Multiple Sclerosis 5/12/2015 12:03:59 PM 12/4/2018 9:42:41 AM
Samia Khoury EBV Infected B Lymphocyte Exosomes and Dendritic Cells: Differential Cytokine Profile in Multiple Sclerosis Ongoing Laboratory Research Application and Preclinical Studies Multiple Sclerosis No Multiple Sclerosis 5/12/2015 2:10:08 PM 12/4/2018 9:42:27 AM
Samia Khoury Development of Immunologic Assays for Multiple Sclerosis Recruiting Mechanisms of Human Disease Multiple Sclerosis No Optimization of lab techniques,Multiple Sclerosis 5/12/2015 9:51:41 AM 12/4/2018 9:41:29 AM
Samia Khoury Exosomal microRNAs in Multiple Sclerosis: Reconciling expression signatures with disease relapse, remission, and response to treatment Completed Mechanisms of Human Disease Multiple Sclerosis No Multiple Sclerosis 5/11/2015 3:07:21 PM 12/4/2018 9:39:13 AM
Samia Khoury Cerebrospinal fluid, Urinary and Plasma Biomarkers in Multiple Sclerosis Recruiting Mechanisms of Human Disease Multiple Sclerosis No Multiple Sclerosis 5/12/2015 9:15:29 AM 12/4/2018 9:36:39 AM
Samia Khoury Immunological Pattern During Multiple Sclerosis Relapses and Response to Treatment Recruiting Mechanisms of Human Disease Multiple Sclerosis No Multiple Sclerosis 5/11/2015 2:17:38 PM 12/4/2018 9:35:50 AM
Bassem Yamout Longitudinal assessment of clinical disability, cognition, quality of life, fatigue, brain magnetic resonance imaging measures, and optical coherence tomography findings in multiple sclerosis patients treated with AUBAGIO (teriflunomide) Completed Observational Multiple Sclerosis No Multiple Sclerosis,Teriflunomide 5/8/2017 4:35:15 PM 12/4/2018 9:33:28 AM
Bassem Yamout Multiple Sclerosis Patient Registry Recruiting Registry Multiple Sclerosis No Multiple Sclerosis 5/8/2017 2:57:00 PM 12/4/2018 9:31:25 AM
Ali Ibrahim Study: prospective observational study of patients newly diagnosed with Multiple Myeloma with severe renal failure eligible for transplant. Recruiting Observational Age ≤ 66 years,newly diagnosed multiple myeloma,(eGFR) <40mL / min / 1.73m ²,severe renal insufficiency ,Patient with at least partial remission of the MM after induction,Absence of amyloidosis No Multiple Myeloma,Severe Renal insufficiency,eGFR less than 40 12/3/2018 4:05:51 PM 12/3/2018 4:05:51 PM
Ali Ibrahim CHANGES IN BONE MARROW NICHE AND RELATION TO BONE AND FAT PHENOTYPE IN MULTIPLE MYELOMA PATIENTS, AFTER AUTOLOGOUS STEM CELL TRANSPLANTATION Recruiting Observational Multiple Myeloma ,>18 years old,autologous stem cell transplantation Yes multiple myeloma ,autologous stem cell transplantation at AUBMC 12/3/2018 3:52:21 PM 12/3/2018 3:52:21 PM
Ali Ibrahim A phase 3, multi-center, open-label, randomized study of oral ABL001 versus bosutinib in patients with Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia in chronic phase (CML-CP), previously treated with 2 or more tyrosine kinase inhibitors Ongoing Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) CML, Two Prior TKIs,BCRABL is ≥1%,Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia, chronic phase No ABL001 ,Bosutinib ,CML,TKIs ,BCR ABL,Phase 3,Clinical Trail ,Novartis,Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia, chronic phase 12/3/2018 3:29:39 PM 12/3/2018 3:29:50 PM
Samia Khoury Comprehensive Multiple Sclerosis Database Recruiting Registry Multiple Sclerosis Yes Multiple Sclerosis 5/11/2015 1:53:36 PM 12/3/2018 10:38:58 AM
Souha Kanj Shararah Bloodstream infections and patterns of resistance in febrile patients with hematological malignancies. Ongoing Observational Bloodstream infections and patterns of resistance in febrile patients with hematological malignancies No BSI,bloodstream infections,febrile neutropenia 12/1/2018 1:46:02 PM 12/1/2018 1:46:02 PM
Souha Kanj Shararah Impact of antibiotic Resistance on Outcomes of NeutropenIC cancer patients with Pseudomonas aeruginosa bacteremia (IRONIC study) Ongoing Observational Impact of antibiotic resistance on Outcomes of neutropenic cancer patients with Pseudomonas aeruginosa bacteremia No Pseudomonas aeruginosa bacteremia,antibiotic resistance,neutropenic,cancer 12/1/2018 1:34:44 PM 12/1/2018 1:34:44 PM
Souha Kanj Shararah A Global Registry on Mucormycosis By The ECMM/ISHAM Working Group on Zygomycosis Ongoing Observational Mucormycosis Yes A global registry on mucormycosis to better understand the various aspects of this rare disease 1/2/2018 10:59:31 AM 12/1/2018 1:20:02 PM
Souha Kanj Shararah Multi-Drug Resistant Organisms (MDRO) Network Recruiting Observational The study's main focus is the collection of samples and clinical data on patients with positive MDRO in-patients. No MDRO,Carbapenem-resistant microorganisms 12/1/2018 1:07:13 PM 12/1/2018 1:19:22 PM
Souha Kanj Shararah A multicenter study for assessing the one day point prevalence of infections and antimicrobial use in the hospital setting in 7 Middle Eastern countries Completed Observational Point prevalence,Infections ,Antimicrobial ise No Middle east,Point prevalence 3/7/2018 10:28:46 AM 12/1/2018 12:42:10 PM
Souha Kanj Shararah International Experience of Antifungal Voriconazole Containing Regimens Compared to Amphotericin B Based Therapy as an Empiric VS Diagnostic Driven Primary Therapy for Invasive Aspergillosis in High-Risk Patients Completed Observational Invasive Asperillosis No Invasive aspergillosis ,Hematologic malignancy,Critically ill patients,AmphoB,Voriconazole 1/2/2018 11:07:30 AM 12/1/2018 12:41:42 PM
Souha Kanj Shararah A Prospective, Randomized, Double-blind, Multicenter, Phase 3 Study to Assess the Safety and Efficacy of Intravenous Ceftolozane/tazobactam Compared with Meropenem in Adult Patients with Ventilated Nosocomial Pneumonia Completed Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) Ventilator associated Bacterial Pneumonia, Hospital Acquired Bacterial Pneumonia,Ventilated Nosocomial Pneumonia No Ceftolozane/Tazobactam,Meropenem,Ventilated Nosocomial Pneumonia 6/28/2017 4:24:54 PM 12/1/2018 12:40:26 PM
Ali Shamseddine Short-course radiation followed by mFOLFOX-6 plus avelumab for locally-advanced rectal adenocarcinoma. Recruiting Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) Locally-advanced rectal cancer No rectal cancer,radiotherapy,chemotherapy,immunotherapy,Neo adjuvant 11/30/2018 4:43:44 PM 11/30/2018 4:44:50 PM
Ali Shamseddine Prognostic determinants of outcome at presentation in young Lebanese female patients (< 40 years) compared to those > 40 years with newly diagnosed Breast carcinomas: A prospective clinicopathologic and molecular study Ongoing Observational Newly diagnosed breast cancer patients, stratified by < 40 and >40 No Breast cancer, <40, outcome 11/11/2014 11:18:46 AM 11/30/2018 4:10:01 PM
Ali Shamseddine Primary Hepatic Neuroendocrine Tumors: 4 Familial Case Series with Review of Literature Ongoing Observational Primary hepatic neuroendocrine tumor (PHNET) in a Lebanese family No Neuroendocrine, familial, Lebanese family 11/11/2014 11:27:20 AM 11/30/2018 4:05:36 PM
Ali Shamseddine A randomized , double blind, multicenter, phase III study of Everolimus (RAD001) plus best supportive care versus placebo plus best supportive care in the treatment of patients with advanced NET of GI or lung origin Ongoing Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) Advanced Neuroendocrine tumors of GI or lung origin No Neurodendocrine tumors, Everolimus, GI, Lung 11/12/2014 5:56:20 PM 11/30/2018 4:04:55 PM
Ali Shamseddine Waterpipe smoking and the Bladder: A cross-sectional study in a Lebanese population Ongoing Observational bladder cancer,smokers No waterpipe,bladder cancer,cross sectional 10/31/2017 11:27:00 AM 11/30/2018 4:02:19 PM
Ali Shamseddine Determination of mutational profile of waterpipe smoking bladder cancer patients Ongoing Observational mutational profile difference No mutational profile,bladder cancer,waterpipe smokers 10/31/2017 11:30:19 AM 11/30/2018 4:00:14 PM
Fadi El-Merhi Correlation between serum cholesterol and triglycerides levels with the prevalence of clinical gallbladder disease shown by MRI Ongoing Observational Hyperlipidemia,Hypertriglyceridemia No Dyslipidemia,MRI 11/30/2018 3:41:48 PM 11/30/2018 3:41:48 PM
Leila Akoury Dirani Psychological First Aid Training and Support for Children Exposed to Trauma Completed Outcomes Research and Health Services Research Trauma No First aid,Children,Trauma 11/30/2018 3:07:42 PM 11/30/2018 3:07:42 PM
Leila Akoury Dirani Research Partnership for Holistic Measurement of Education Results Ongoing Outcomes Research and Health Services Research Children No Children,Parents,Teachers 11/30/2018 2:53:36 PM 11/30/2018 2:53:36 PM
Fadi El-Merhi Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy of Hydatid Cyst Fluid Recruiting Observational hydatid disease,liver cysts No diagnosis,hydatid cyst,liver cyst 11/30/2018 2:36:02 PM 11/30/2018 2:37:17 PM
Roland Kaddoum Redesigned Process in the Operating Room: Monitoring and Evaluating Success of Reducing Non Operative Time Recruiting Therapeutic interventions Non-operative Time General Surgery, Above 18 Years of Age No Operative Time Operating Rooms Efficiency 11/3/2017 10:16:19 AM 11/30/2018 2:23:13 PM
Roland Kaddoum Automated vs Conventional Preoperative Glycemic Control in Diabetic Patients Undergoing Cardiopulmonary Bypass Surgery Recruiting Development of New Technologies Glycemic control in diabetic patients under surgery No Glycemic Control,Diabetic Patients ,Cardiopulmonary Bypass Surgery 11/3/2017 10:13:10 AM 11/30/2018 2:22:46 PM
Gilbert Abou Dagher Characteristics and Outcomes of Pediatric Septic Patients with Cancer: a Retrospective Cohort Study Completed- Has Results Observational Pediatric oncology patients,Sepsis,Severe sepsis,Septic shock,Emergency department No Oncology,Pediatric,Sepsis,Severe sepsis,Septic shock,Emergency department 11/29/2018 6:05:36 PM 11/30/2018 2:16:05 PM
Gilbert Abou Dagher The prevalence of Bacteremia in Out of Hospital Cardiac Arrest Recruiting Adoption of Best Practices in the Community Bacteremia among out of hospital cardiac arrest No Bacteremia, out-of-hospital cardiac arrest 3/30/2016 2:57:07 PM 11/30/2018 1:13:20 PM
Leila Akoury Dirani A preventive parenting program addressing infant and toddler emotional regulation and pre-academic skills Ongoing Outcomes Research and Health Services Research Emotional Regulation No infant toddler emotional regulation 11/30/2018 11:58:15 AM 11/30/2018 11:58:15 AM
Leila Akoury Dirani Effects of Bilingual Language Status and Collectivist/ Individualist Cultural Values on Children's Self-Regulation Completed Outcomes Research and Health Services Research N/A No N/A 11/14/2017 2:01:07 PM 11/30/2018 11:53:07 AM
Leila Akoury Dirani The role of the Lebanese hospitals in addressing child abuse and neglect (CAN): Situation analysis and development of a national intervention program Completed Observational Child Abuse and Neglect No Child Abuse 11/30/2018 11:52:54 AM 11/30/2018 11:52:54 AM
Gilbert Abou Dagher Characteristics of patients presenting post-suicide attempt to an Academic Medical Center Emergency Department in Lebanon Completed- Has Results Observational Post-suicide attempt ,Emergency department No Post-suicide attempt,Emergency department,Mental health,Overdose,Suicide 11/29/2018 5:16:17 PM 11/29/2018 6:13:58 PM
Gilbert Abou Dagher Double sequence external defibrillation: A randomized controlled trial in patients with atrial fibrillation refractory to DC cardioversion Ongoing Therapeutic interventions Refractory Atrial Fibrillation,DSED,CCU No Double sequential electrical defibrillation,DSED,Atrial Fibrillation,Refractory Atrial Fibrillation,Cardioversion 11/29/2018 4:08:10 PM 11/29/2018 4:08:10 PM
Gilbert Abou Dagher The association between initial lactate level and treatment parameters in septic pediatric patients presenting to the Emergency Room Ongoing Observational Sepsis ,Severe sepsis,Septic shock,Lactate,Albumin,Pediatric,Emergency department No Sepsis ,Severe Sepsis,Septic shock,Lactate ,Albumin,Pediatric,Emergency department 11/29/2018 2:18:30 PM 11/29/2018 3:13:31 PM
Souha Kanj Impact of Carbapenem Resistance on Outcomes of Bloodstream Infections in Developing Countries: A prospective cohort study Completed Observational Carbapenem Resistent Enterobacteriacae Blood Stream Infection No Risk Factors, Epidimiology, Antimicrobial Stewardship 2/25/2015 11:57:17 AM 1/2/2018 11:00:42 AM
Souha Kanj Phase II pilot study to estimate the adverse events associated with the lock solution when used to salvage central line associated bloodstream infection (CLABSI) Completed Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) Central Line Associated Blood Stream Infection (CLABSI) No Lock therapy, Salvage of the line 2/25/2015 11:49:37 AM 1/2/2018 11:00:15 AM
Souha Kanj Shararah The assessment of varicella meningitis Completed Observational Varicella Meningitis No retrospective, single-centered study 6/28/2017 6:20:31 PM 1/2/2018 10:43:48 AM
Souha Kanj Shararah Randomised Controlled Trial of meropenem versus piperacillin-tazobactam for definitive treatment of bloodstream infections due to ceftriaxone non-susceptible Escherichia coli and Klebsiella spp. (MERINO Trial) Completed Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) Bacteremia ,ESBL,bloodstream infections caused by third-generation cephalosporin non-susceptible E. coli or Klebsiella spp. No Non-inferiority trial,Piperacillin/Tazobactam vs Meropenem 6/28/2017 5:56:54 PM 1/2/2018 10:43:35 AM
Souha Kanj Mycobacterium simiae : Lebanese experience Completed Observational Infection with M. Semiae No M. Semiae infection, Risk Factors, Epidimiology, Treatment 2/25/2015 12:07:13 PM 1/2/2018 10:43:09 AM
Huda Huijer Abu-Saad Palliative Care in Older Adults in Lebanon Ongoing Observational palliative care No palliative care older adults 12/13/2017 6:52:07 PM 12/13/2017 6:52:07 PM
Huda Huijer Abu-Saad Chronic Pain: The Development and Psychometric Validation of an Arabic-Language Version of the Pain Catastrophizing Scale (PCS-A) Completed Epidemiologic and Behavioral Studies chronic pain patients No pain,pain catstrophizing 12/13/2017 6:42:29 PM 12/13/2017 6:42:29 PM
Nathalie Khoueiry-Zgheib The role of CYP2C9 and VKORC1 genetic polymorphisms on anticoagulation Completed- Has Results Observational Subjects on anticoagulants for various conditions No Anticoagulants, genetic polymorphisms 3/9/2017 3:24:15 PM 12/7/2017 5:52:28 PM
Nathalie Khoueiry-Zgheib The role of NAT2 genetic polymorphisms in the risk of bladder cancer Completed- Has Results Observational Bladder cancer No bladder cancer, genetic polymorphisms, NAT2 3/9/2017 3:30:33 PM 12/7/2017 5:50:42 PM
Nathalie Khoueiry-Zgheib The role of ACE, eNOS and ADRB2 genetic polymorphisms in hypertension Completed- Has Results Observational Hypertension No Hypertension, genetic polymorphisms 3/9/2017 3:26:12 PM 12/7/2017 5:48:40 PM
Nathalie Khoueiry-Zgheib Role of genetic polymorphisms of drug metabolizing enzymes and drug transporters in the risk and treatment of breast cancer Completed- Has Results Observational Breast cancer No Breast cancer, pharmacogenetics 3/9/2017 3:28:21 PM 12/7/2017 5:27:50 PM
Nathalie Khoueiry-Zgheib The association of BPA exposure with alteration in ER methylation and RTL Completed- Has Results Observational Healthy controls No BPA, Methylation, RTL 3/9/2017 3:34:20 PM 12/7/2017 5:09:15 PM
Sami Azar Observational, prospective, parallel cohort study to evaluate Tolerability of Canagliflozin and Sulphonylurea on a background therapy of Metformin with or without a DPP-4 inhibitor during Ramadan fasting in patients with type 2 diabetes Completed Observational Diabetes,ramadan No Diabetes ,ramadan 11/29/2017 12:31:57 PM 11/29/2017 12:31:57 PM
Sami Azar A randomized , open-label, parallel group study to evaluate the efficacy and safety of Alirocumab versus usual care in patients with type 2 diabetes and mixed dyslipidemia at high cardiovascular risk with Non-HDL-C not adequately controlled with maximally tolerated statin therapy Completed Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) Dyslipidemia Yes Dyslipidemia 11/29/2017 12:14:41 PM 11/29/2017 12:14:41 PM
Sami Azar Semaglutide versus Canagliflozin: Efficacy and safety of Semaglutide versus Canagliflozin as add-on to metformin in subjects with type 2 diabetes (). Ongoing Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) Diabetes Yes Semaglutide 11/28/2017 9:53:55 AM 11/28/2017 9:53:55 AM
Sami T Azar Liraglutide for weight loss in obese, normoglycemic and pre-diabetic subjects Completed Observational type 2 diabetes Yes Prediabetes , weight loss, Liraglutide, normoglycemic 11/11/2014 10:34:00 AM 11/28/2017 9:46:53 AM
Marc Bassim The effect of stapedectomy on voice Ongoing Observational otosclerosis No stapedectomy ,acoustic analysis 11/16/2017 12:05:21 PM 11/16/2017 12:09:27 PM
Marc Bassim The effect of typmanoplasty on voice Ongoing Observational chronic tympanic membrane perforation No tympanoplasty,acoustic analysis 11/16/2017 12:09:13 PM 11/16/2017 12:09:13 PM
Johnny Awwad Comparative Genomic Profiling of Messenger RNAs and Micro RNAs in the Receptive Human Endometrium of Infertile Women with Unexplained Recurrent Implantation Failure Compared to Healthy Fertile Controls Recruiting Mechanisms of Human Disease Infertility,recurrent implantation failure No In-Vitro Fertilization ,Recurrent implantation failure,endometrial mRNA gene expression ,miRNA gene regulation 11/15/2017 9:28:50 AM 11/15/2017 2:13:53 PM
Johnny Awwad Enoxaparin in Recurrent Implantation Failure: A Retrospective Study Completed- Has Results Observational Infertility,Recurrent Implantation Failure No In-Vitro Fertilization ,Infertility,Recurrent Implantation Failure,Low Molecular weight Heparin 11/15/2017 9:19:28 AM 11/15/2017 2:09:14 PM
Johnny Awwad Effect of Low Molecular Weight Heparin (Bemiparin) on Implantation Rate in Patients Undergoing IVF/ICSI - A Prospective Randomized Clinical Trial Recruiting Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) Infertility No Repeated implantation failure ,low molecular weight heparin ,In Vitro Fertilization 11/15/2017 9:44:22 AM 11/15/2017 2:01:40 PM
Johnny Awwad The Use of a Novel GnRH Agonist Trigger Protocol for Final Follicle Maturation in Women Undergoing Assisted Reproductive Technologies: A Prospective Randomized Controlled Trial Recruiting Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) Infertility No GnRH Agonist ,Ovarian hyperstimulation ,assisted reproductive technology 11/15/2017 9:48:57 AM 11/15/2017 2:01:32 PM
Johnny Awwad Effect of Myo-Inositol- based co-treatment on Oocyte Quality in Women with Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome Undergoing Assisted Reproductive Technology Recruiting Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) Infertility,Polycystic Ovary Syndrome No Polycystic Ovary Syndrome ,Myo-Inositol,Assisted Reproductive Technology 11/15/2017 9:54:09 AM 11/15/2017 2:01:21 PM
Ala Sharara TheEffectiveness of a Customized Mobile Application in Colonoscopy Preparation: A Randomized Controlled Trial Completed- Has Results Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) Mobile Application,Bowel Preparation Quality No bowel preparation quality,mobile application,mobile app,aronchik,ottawa,chicago,bowel prep,colonoscopy 4/4/2016 12:59:25 PM 11/15/2017 12:59:15 PM
Ala Sharara HepatiC®: A Dedicated Tool for HCV Infected Patient Care and Treatment Discontinued Registry hepatitis C Virus No hepatitis C virus,HCV 4/4/2016 12:57:09 PM 11/15/2017 12:58:44 PM
Ala Sharara Pain and Bleeding Following Hypertonic Saline Sclerotherapy Compared to Band Ligation for Symptomatic Hemorrhoids: A Randomized Prospective Study Discontinued Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) Hemorrhoids No hemorrhoids,hypertonic saline sclerotherapy,rubber band ligation 4/4/2016 12:54:25 PM 11/15/2017 12:58:25 PM
Ala Sharara Fecacrit: Validation of a Novel and Objective Tool for the Evaluation of High Quality Bowel Preparation Completed Observational screening colonoscopy,Bowel preparation solution No bowel preparation quality,screening colonoscopy,aronchik,ottawa,boston,bowel preparation,bowel prep,quality 4/4/2016 12:52:22 PM 11/14/2017 3:24:38 PM
Ala Sharara The Incidence and Risk Factors of Diverticular Disease in Patients with Incidental Diverticulosis: A Prospective Cohort Study Completed- Has Results Observational diverticulosis No diverticulosis,diverticulitis,colonic abscess,colonic perforation,screening colonoscopy 4/4/2016 12:49:39 PM 11/14/2017 3:24:16 PM
Ala Sharara Randomized Cross-Over Trial of Captafer® vs. Oral Iron Sulfate in the Treatment of Iron Deficiency Anemia in Patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease Discontinued Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) inflammatory bowel disease,iron deficiency anemia No IBD,inflammatory bowel disease,iron deficiency anemia,captafer,iron sulfate 4/4/2016 12:47:04 PM 11/14/2017 3:23:42 PM
Ala Sharara Risk Factors for Nosocomial Clostridium Difficile Infection (CDI) at a Tertiary Care Center: A Prospective Study Completed- Has Results Observational clostridium difficile infection No clostridium difficile ,C. Diff,CDI,risk factors,Tertiary care center 4/4/2016 12:44:45 PM 11/14/2017 3:23:09 PM
Ala Sharara A Cross Sectional and Prospective Cohort Study on the Prevalence and Outcome of Gastro-Esophageal Reflux Disease in Obese Individuals Scheduled for Bariatric Surgery Recruiting Observational Gastroesophageal reflux disease,Obesity No GERD,Gastroesophageal reflux disease,Obesity,Bariatric Surgery 4/4/2016 12:39:23 PM 11/14/2017 3:18:53 PM
Ala Sharara Sofosbuvir/Valpatasvir for Hepatitis C Genotype 1-6 in Patients with Transfusion-Dependent Thalassemia: An Open-Label Trial Ongoing Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) Hepatitis C Virus,Thalassemia Major No Hepatitis C Virus,Thalassemia Major,Transfusion Dependent Thalassemia,Genotype 1,Genotype 4,sofosbuvir/Velpatasvir 4/4/2016 12:34:36 PM 11/14/2017 3:17:47 PM
Leila Akoury Dirani Social skills training group for adolescents with autism spectrum disorder and adolescents with intellectual disability Completed Outcomes Research and Health Services Research Autism No N/a 11/14/2017 1:59:06 PM 11/14/2017 1:59:06 PM
Ali Bazarbachi targeted therapy using arsenic trioxide (As) and all trans retinoic acid (ATRA) in acute myeloid leukemia (AML) patients with Nucleophosmin (NPM1) mutation. Recruiting Laboratory Research Application and Preclinical Studies Acute myeloid leukemia No Acute myeloid leukemia ,NPM1,targeted therapy,all trans retinoic acid,arsenic trioxide 11/14/2017 10:48:53 AM 11/14/2017 1:58:56 PM
Ali Bazarbachi The Role of Genetic Polymorphisms of Drug Metabolizing Enzymes and Transporters in the Interaction between Voriconazole and Cyclosporine in Patients Undergoing Allogeneic Stem Cell Transplantation: A Pilot study Ongoing Laboratory Research Application and Preclinical Studies The role of genetic polymorphism of drug metabolizing enzymes and transporters in the interaction between voriconazole and cyclosporine in patients undergoing allogeneic stem cell transplantation,interactions between voriconazole and cyclosporine No voriconazole ,cyclosporin,allogeneic stem cell transplant,drug metabolizing enzymes and transporters 11/14/2017 10:36:47 AM 11/14/2017 1:58:39 PM
Ali Bazarbachi Imatinib Mesylate (Glivec) as Maintenance Therapy after Cytogenetic Response with Nilotinib (AMN107, Tasigna) First Line in Newly Diagnosed Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia Recruiting Therapeutic interventions Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia No Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia,Nilotinib ,imatinib,Maintenance Therapy,partial cytogenetic response,complete cytogenetic response,tyrosine kinase inhibitors,BCR-ABL mutations 11/14/2017 10:15:26 AM 11/14/2017 1:58:04 PM
Leila Akoury Dirani Validation of the Arabic version of the parental stressor scale in the neonatal intensive care unit Completed- Has Results Outcomes Research and Health Services Research N/A No N/A 11/14/2017 1:57:33 PM 11/14/2017 1:57:33 PM
Zeina Kanafani Infections following Cesarean section at the American University of Beirut Medical Center Ongoing Observational Infections following C-section No Infections following C-section 4/4/2016 12:08:35 PM 11/14/2017 12:47:42 PM
Zeina Kanafani Risk factors, microbiology and outcome of bloodstream infections at the American University of Beirut Medical Center Discontinued Observational Bloodstream infections No Epidemiology of bacteremia 4/4/2016 12:06:52 PM 11/14/2017 12:47:29 PM
Zeina Kanafani Clinical characteristics and risk factors for infections with carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae Completed- Has Results Observational Carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae No CRE infections 4/4/2016 12:05:51 PM 11/14/2017 12:47:17 PM
Zeina Kanafani Clinical characteristics, risk factors and microbiology of infections in patients receiving chronic hemodialysis Completed- Has Results Observational Chronic hemodialysis No Infections in hemodialysis 4/4/2016 12:03:24 PM 11/14/2017 12:47:03 PM
Zeina Kanafani Post-pandemic assessment of knowledge, perception, attitudes and behavior regarding influenza immunization and the effects of sociodemographic factors among students, patients, physicians and nurses Completed- Has Results Epidemiologic and Behavioral Studies Healthy volunteers No Influenza 4/4/2016 12:01:52 PM 11/14/2017 12:46:49 PM
Zeina Kanafani Public’s knowledge, awareness and attitude toward antibiotic resistance in Lebanon Completed- Has Results Epidemiologic and Behavioral Studies Healthy volunteers No Antibiotic Resistance 4/4/2016 12:00:15 PM 11/14/2017 12:46:27 PM
Mohamad B Haidar Role of prone high resolution PET/CT in breast cancer Completed- Has Results Adoption of Best Practices in the Community PET/CT in Breast cancer No Breast cancer,PET/CT,FDG 11/14/2017 11:06:19 AM 11/14/2017 11:14:20 AM
Marc Bassim The genetics of congenital hearing loss in Lebanon Ongoing Mechanisms of Human Disease hearing loss No hearing loss,genetics 11/13/2017 11:09:44 AM 11/13/2017 11:09:56 AM
Nicholas Batley Investigating the Effect of Patient Death on Medical Students rotating in the Emergency Department Completed Observational Cardiac arrest, Trauma No Patients' death,students' experience, Emergency Department 4/8/2016 12:41:20 PM 11/8/2017 10:14:12 AM
Nicholas Batley Stray Bullet injuries in Lebanon Completed Observational Trauma No Stray bullet,case report,injured body part 4/8/2016 2:01:17 PM 11/8/2017 10:13:29 AM
Nicholas Batley Patient knowledge of medication in the ER Ongoing Observational All diagnoses No Knowledge, Medications,Emergency Department 4/8/2016 1:39:27 PM 11/8/2017 10:13:08 AM
Nicholas Batley Public Knowledge of Emergency Medicine in Lebanon Ongoing Observational All diagnoses No Public knowledge,Emergency Department 4/8/2016 1:29:47 PM 11/8/2017 10:12:14 AM
Roland Kaddoum The effect of adjuvant drugs on the quality of tracheal intubation without muscle relaxants in children: a systematic review of randomized trials. Completed- Has Results Outcomes Research and Health Services Research racheal intubation without muscle relaxants in children No adjuvant drugs,tracheal intubation,children 11/6/2017 10:17:20 AM 11/6/2017 10:17:20 AM
Roland Kaddoum The effects of propofol on cerebral perfusion MRI in children Completed- Has Results Therapeutic interventions ropofol on cerebral perfusion MRI No pediatric perfusion magnetic resonance imaging ,propofol 11/6/2017 10:15:03 AM 11/6/2017 10:15:03 AM
Roland Kaddoum Perioperative Anesthesiological Management of Patients with Pulmonary Hypertension Completed- Has Results Therapeutic interventions perioperative management of patients with pulmonary hypertension No pulmonary hypertension 11/6/2017 10:09:50 AM 11/6/2017 10:09:50 AM
Roland Kaddoum A randomized controlled trial comparing the AccuVein AV300 device to standard insertion technique for intravenous cannulation of anesthetized children. Completed- Has Results Therapeutic interventions comparing the AccuVein AV300 device to standard insertion technique for intravenous cannulation No Anesthesia, Local/methods 11/6/2017 10:06:36 AM 11/6/2017 10:06:36 AM
Roland Kaddoum Simulation training in endotracheal intubation in a pediatric residency. Completed- Has Results Observational PEDIATRIC ENDOTRACHEAL INTUBATION. No Intubation, Intratracheal/statistics & numerical data 11/6/2017 10:03:54 AM 11/6/2017 10:03:54 AM
Arafat Tfayli Randomized Multicenter Study to Compare the Effectiveness and Safety of Erlotinib and Pemetrexed as Maintenance Therapy of Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer NA Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) lung cancer No lung cancer,erlotinib,pemetrexed 10/31/2017 2:17:02 PM 11/4/2017 7:34:41 PM
Arafat Tfayli Phase II Trial of Neoadjuvant Avelumab plus Platinum Doublet Chemotherapy in Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer NA Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) lung cancer No lung cancer,avelumab,neoadjuvant 10/31/2017 2:11:56 PM 11/4/2017 7:26:29 PM
Roland Kaddoum Predictors of postoperative pain and analgesic requirements following abdominal hysterectomy: an observational study. Completed- Has Results Observational postoperative pain and analgesic requirements following abdominal hysterectomy No Morphine consumption; Postoperative pain; Predictors 11/3/2017 10:08:48 AM 11/3/2017 10:08:48 AM
Roland Kaddoum Femoral arterial cannulation performed by residents: a comparison between ultrasound-guided and palpation technique in infants and children undergoing cardiac surgery Completed- Has Results Adoption of Best Practices in the Community Femoral arterial cannulation No cardiac surgery; femoral artery; palpation; pediatric; residents; ultrasound 11/3/2017 10:04:10 AM 11/3/2017 10:04:10 AM
Roland Kaddoum Half dose sugammadex combined with neostigmine is non-inferior to full dose sugammadex for reversal of rocuronium-induced deep neuromuscular blockade: a cost-saving strategy. Completed- Has Results Cost Effectiveness Research Effect of Half dose sugammadex combined with neostigmine No Neuromuscular blockade; Rocuronium; Sugammadex 11/3/2017 10:00:57 AM 11/3/2017 10:00:57 AM
Christiane Al-Haddad Prevalence of Refractive errors among Pediatric Patients in a Hospital-based Setting Ongoing Outcomes Research and Health Services Research Refractive error No Prevalence,Myopia,Hyperopia,astigmatism ,Refractive error,Pediatric 11/2/2017 12:48:46 PM 11/2/2017 12:54:24 PM
Christiane Al-Haddad Genetic Study of Strabismus Congenital Cranial Dysinnervation Disorders (CCDD’s) and their Associated Anomalies Completed Mechanisms of Human Disease Strabismus No Genetics,Strabismus 11/2/2017 12:53:54 PM 11/2/2017 12:53:54 PM
Arafat Tfayli Next Generation Sequencing in Lung Adenocarcinoma Patients in Lebanon Completed- Has Results Observational lung adenocarcinoma No lung cancer, next generation sequencing ,genetic panel,Levant 10/27/2017 1:11:03 PM 10/31/2017 2:07:14 PM
Ali Shamseddine Predictors of Oxaliplatin-Induced Hepatotoxicity: Increase in Spleen Volume or Liver Fibrosis and steatosis? Recruiting Observational liver size change oxaliplatin No oxaliplatin,liver size,toxicity 10/31/2017 12:26:15 PM 10/31/2017 12:26:15 PM
Ali Shamseddine Retrospective chart review of cases of non-pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors at the American University of Beirut Ongoing Observational Non-pancreatic ,neuroendocrine tumors,survival,progression Yes Non pancreatic,neuroendocrine tumors 10/30/2017 1:51:14 PM 10/31/2017 11:15:34 AM
Ali Shamseddine Retrospective chart review of cases of pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors at the American University of Beirut Ongoing Observational Pancreatic,Neuroendocrine tumor,clinical characteristics Yes Neuroendocrine tumor,pancreast 10/30/2017 1:45:11 PM 10/31/2017 11:15:32 AM
Ali Shamseddine Oxaliplatin-Induced Increase in Spleen Volume; Accurate Detection and Correlation with Other Oxaliplatin Adverse Events Completed- Has Results Observational Liver increase in size No Oxliplatin,spleen volume,liver fibrosis 10/30/2017 1:05:11 PM 10/31/2017 11:15:29 AM
Ali Shamseddine The survival advantage associated with Metformin usage in colorectal patients and type II diabetes Completed Observational Sruvival advantage in Metformin patients No Metformin ,Avastin,Metastasis,Colorecal cancer,survival 10/30/2017 10:35:29 AM 10/31/2017 11:15:24 AM
Fadi T Maalouf Cognitive Functioning in Pediatric Mood disorders: Bipolar Disorder vs Depression-Specific Markers Completed Epidemiologic and Behavioral Studies Bipolar Depression ,Unipolar Depression No Bipolar Depression ,Unipolar Depression ,Cognitive functioning ,executive functioning,emotion processing 7/19/2016 11:42:33 AM 10/29/2017 6:41:04 PM
Fadi T Maalouf A school-based emotional resiliency program for middle school students in Lebanon: Evaluation of implementation and effectiveness in reducing the burden of depression and anxiety. Ongoing Epidemiologic and Behavioral Studies Anxiety,Depression Yes Intervention ,School-Based ,Anxiety,Depression ,FRIENDS 7/15/2016 3:36:35 PM 10/29/2017 6:38:13 PM
Fadi T Maalouf The Prevalence of Psychiatric Disorders in Lebanese Children and Adolescents Ongoing Epidemiologic and Behavioral Studies Depression ,Anxiety ,ADHD,Intellectual disability ,Developmental Delay Yes Mental Health ,Mental Disorder ,Survey ,National 7/15/2016 4:18:55 PM 10/29/2017 6:38:00 PM
Arafat Tfayli Concordance Between Immuno-histochemistry and Gene Expression Profiling for Estrogen Receptor, Progesterone Receptor, and HER-2 Receptor Status in Breast Cancer Patients in Lebanon Completed- Has Results Observational breast cancer No immunohistochemistry ,breast cancer,molecular profile,ER,PR,HER2 10/27/2017 3:30:06 PM 10/27/2017 3:38:21 PM
Arafat Tfayli Burnout among Lebanese Oncologists: Prevalence and Risk Factors Completed- Has Results Observational Burnout No Burnout,Oncologist 10/27/2017 3:37:20 PM 10/27/2017 3:37:20 PM
Arafat Tfayli An Open-Label, Randomized Phase 3 Trial of Nivolumab, or Nivolumab Plus Ipilimumab, or Nivolumab Plus Platinum Doublet Chemotherapy Versus Platinum Doublet Chemotherapy in Subjects With Chemotherapy-Naïve Stage IV or Recurrent Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC) Completed- Has Results Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) lung cancer No Nivolumab,Ipilimumab,Chemotherapy ,NSCLC 10/27/2017 12:48:32 PM 10/27/2017 2:19:27 PM
Arafat Tfayli Repository of Lung Cancer at AUBMC Recruiting Observational lung cancer No lung cancer 10/27/2017 1:06:30 PM 10/27/2017 2:12:15 PM
Arafat Tfayli RIFTOS MKI - Radioactive Iodine reFractory Asymptomatic Patients in Differentiated Thyroid Cancer - an Observational Study to Assess the Use of Multikinase Inhibitors Recruiting Observational thyroid cancer No thyroid cancer,multikinase inhibitors 10/27/2017 12:58:48 PM 10/27/2017 12:58:48 PM
Arafat Tfayli A Phase III, Open-label, Multicenter Trial of Avelumab (MSB0010718C) Versus Platinum-based Doublet as a First-line Treatment of Recurrent or Stage IV PD-L1+ Non-small Cell Lung Cancer Recruiting Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) Lung cancer No NSCLC,Avelumab,Chemotherapy 10/27/2017 12:55:35 PM 10/27/2017 12:55:35 PM
Arafat Tfayli Phase III Randomized Clinical Trial of Lurbinectedin (PM01183)/Doxorubicin (DOX) Versus Cyclophosphamide (CTX), Doxorubicin (DOX) and Vincristine (VCR) (CAV) or Topotecan as Treatment in Patients With Small-Cell Lung Cancer (SCLC) Who Failed One Prior Platinum-containing Line (ATLANTIS Trial) Recruiting Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) lung cancer No SCLC,Lurbinectedin,Doxorubicin,Cyclophosphamide,Vincristine,Topotecan 10/27/2017 12:52:23 PM 10/27/2017 12:52:23 PM
Arafat Tfayli A phase II, multicenter, three-cohort study of oral cMET inhibitor INC280 in adult patients with EGFR wild-type (wt), advanced non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) who have received one or two prior lines of systemic therapy for advanced/metastatic disease. Recruiting Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) Lung cancer No NSCLC, cMET inhibitor, INC280 10/27/2017 12:42:16 PM 10/27/2017 12:42:33 PM
Mona Nabulsi Validation of the Maternal Breastfeeding Evaluation Scale and the Postpartum Quality of Life Questionnaire. Recruiting Epidemiologic and Behavioral Studies Breastfeeding evaluation,quality of life evaluation Yes Instrument validation 10/26/2017 4:54:22 PM 10/26/2017 4:54:22 PM
Mona Nabulsi Breastfeeding success with the use of the WHO syringe technique for management of inverted nipples in lactating women: a study protocol for a randomized controlled trial Recruiting Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) Breastfeeding success in mothers with inverted nipples. No Breastfeeding, Inverted nipples, Clinical trial 10/26/2017 4:11:45 PM 10/26/2017 4:11:45 PM
Fadi El-Merhi Coronary artery, left ventricular and pericardial fat volumes and their association with chest and abdominal diameters in patients with suspected coronary artery disease Ongoing Observational Heart,chest No Coronary artery, Fat volumes, chest and abdominal diameters 4/11/2016 1:16:05 PM 10/26/2017 11:52:50 AM
Fadi El-Merhi Split-bolus contrast injection protocol triphasic computed tomography urography: utilization of contrast at reduced radiation dose Completed Development of New Technologies Kidney No Renal urography,Computed tomography,Contrast delivery,Effective radiation dose 4/11/2016 1:03:22 PM 10/26/2017 11:04:02 AM
Fadi El-Merhi Effect of patient lung volume on contrast volume administration during computed tomography pulmonary angiography Completed Development of New Technologies Lung No Lung volume, contast volume administration,effective radiation dose,computed tomography,CT pulmonary angiography 4/11/2016 1:11:56 PM 10/26/2017 11:00:16 AM
Fadi El-Merhi Diagnosis of Pyelonephritis by CT Ongoing Outcomes Research and Health Services Research Pyelonephritis No Computed tomography,Contrast media and effective dose,Pyelonephritis 4/11/2016 12:58:57 PM 10/26/2017 10:41:43 AM
Fadi El-Merhi Is tissue density a strong influencing factor which contributes to the rate of pneumothorax at lung biopsy? Completed Therapeutic interventions Lung No Tissue density,pneumothorax, lung biopsy 4/11/2016 1:06:10 PM 10/26/2017 10:40:59 AM
Fadi El-Merhi Varicocele pain contributing to acute scrotum at American University of Beirut Medical Centre Completed Epidemiologic and Behavioral Studies varicocele,Testicular pain No Varicocele, testicular pain, Ultrasound 4/11/2016 12:52:14 PM 10/26/2017 10:14:37 AM
Fadi El-Merhi An individualised patient-specific contrast protocol in Renal CT Angiography: reduced radiation and contrast dose. Completed Development of New Technologies Renal Angiography No Computed tomography,contrast delivery,Renal angiography,Effective dose 4/11/2016 12:56:29 PM 10/26/2017 10:14:27 AM
Eveline Hitti Characteristics and determinants of high-risk re-admissions to the emergency department in a middle-income country Completed- Has Results Observational All diagnoses No High-risk re-admissions within 72 hours to the ED,ED scheduling and workload,Patient clinical parameters 4/7/2016 11:34:51 AM 10/20/2017 4:34:49 PM
Mazen El Sayed Significance of clostridium difficile among patients coming with diarrhea from the community to the emergency department at a tertiary care center in Beirut, Lebanon Ongoing Observational Diarrhea or abdominal symptoms No Clostridium difficile, Diarrhea 4/8/2016 12:23:05 PM 10/20/2017 11:14:21 AM
Mazen El Sayed National Emergency Department Sample (NEDS): largest all-payer emergency department (ED) database in the United States for the years 2013 and 2014 Ongoing Registry Emergency Department Admissions No 2013,2014,National Dataset,Registry 10/20/2017 11:11:39 AM 10/20/2017 11:11:39 AM
Mazen El Sayed PAROS database Ongoing Registry cardiac arrest No cardiac arrest ,out of hospital cardiac arrest, OHCA, asia, res,resuscitation 10/20/2017 11:08:13 AM 10/20/2017 11:08:28 AM
Ghina Ghazeeri Post-Traumatic Growth and infertility: The mediating role of Affective Personality Type of Arab women with infertility in Lebanon. Completed Epidemiologic and Behavioral Studies infertility ,posttraumatic growth,personality No infertility,posttraumatic growth,affective personality type,negative affect,positive affect 6/17/2016 10:58:33 AM 9/29/2017 11:31:14 AM
Ghina Ghazeeri Prevalence of hypothyroidism during pregnancy in a sample of Lebanese women at the American University of Beirut-Medical Center: A retrospective analysis Completed Observational hypothyroidism,pregnancy No hypothyroidism,pregnancy 7/13/2016 10:36:15 AM 9/29/2017 9:36:16 AM
Ghina Ghazeeri The Effect of Vitamin D, Atorvastatin, and Fluvastatin on Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors in Women with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome: A Prospective Randomized Controlled Parallel: Three Arm Trial. Discontinued Therapeutic interventions Polycystic Ovary Syndrome,Cardiovascular disease No Polycystic Ovary Syndrome,Atorvastatin,Vitamin D,Fluvastatin,Cardiovascular disease risk factors 7/8/2016 2:33:02 PM 9/29/2017 9:35:36 AM
Ghina Ghazeeri Public health nutrition intervention to enhance healthy eating and lifestyle modification among Lebanese patients with polycystic ovarian syndrome Completed Therapeutic interventions Polycystic ovary syndrome,Obesity No Polycystic ovary syndrome ,obesity,Physical activity ,weight managment 7/8/2016 2:05:14 PM 9/29/2017 9:35:31 AM
Imad Uthman A prospective, non-interventional, multi-center observational study to evaluate the safety and efficacy of Tocilizumab in patients with moderate to severe active rheumatoid arthritis in routine practice Completed Observational Rheumatoid arthritis No Rhematoid arthritis, Tocilizumab efficay, Safety 11/13/2014 4:31:41 PM 9/15/2017 10:34:33 AM
Imad Uthman Trends in Lupus Nephritis Ongoing Observational lupus nephritis Yes lupus nephritis 9/15/2017 10:33:07 AM 9/15/2017 10:33:07 AM
Imad Uthman Genetics Studies of Rheumatoid Arthritis in some Arab States Completed Observational genetic diseases rheumatological No rheumatological rheumatic diseases 9/15/2017 10:29:28 AM 9/15/2017 10:29:28 AM
Imad Uthman Register of Ankylosing Spondylitis Patients Treated with Biologics: Prospective Surveillance for Efficacy and Adverse Events Recruiting Registry ankylosing spondylitis Yes anylosing spondylitis,biologics 9/15/2017 10:25:27 AM 9/15/2017 10:25:27 AM
Imad Uthman Register of Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients Treated with Biologics: PRospective Surveillance for Efficacy and Adverse Events. Recruiting Registry rheumatoid arthritis Yes rheumatoid arthritis,biologics 9/15/2017 10:23:25 AM 9/15/2017 10:23:25 AM
Imad Uthman The use of infliximab in chronic inflammatory diseases experience at a tertiary center in Lebanon. Completed Observational chronic inflammatory rheumatic diseases No infliximab 9/15/2017 10:20:31 AM 9/15/2017 10:20:31 AM
Hazem Assi Epidemiology, Risk Factors and Outcomes of Gliosarcoma Patients Completed Observational Gliosarcoma patients No Gliosarcoma, prognostic factors,epidemiology,outcomes 5/26/2016 11:48:11 AM 9/13/2017 2:05:26 PM
Hazem Assi Correlation Of O6-methylguanine Methyltransferase (MGMT) Promoter Methylation and Isocitrate Dehydrogenase 1 (IDH1) mutation With Clinical Outcomes In Patients With Glioblastoma in the Middle East: A Retrospective Cohort Study Completed Observational histologically proven GBM patients No MGMT promoter methylation status and the IDH1 mutation status,survival outcomes 3/30/2016 1:24:25 PM 9/13/2017 2:04:45 PM
Raya Saab Establishing a Research data registry for pediatric cancer patients at the children's cancer center of Lebanon Recruiting Registry Data registry for pediatric cancer patients No Data registry,Pediatrics,Childhood Cancer 3/28/2016 11:40:19 AM 9/12/2017 10:21:36 AM
Hazem Assi Epidemiology, Risk Factors and Outcomes of Meningioma Patients Completed Epidemiologic and Behavioral Studies Meningioma Patients No Epidemiology,Outcomes,Demographics,Risk factors 3/23/2016 3:12:21 PM 9/11/2017 3:50:07 PM
Carine Zeeni Effect of post-operative trendelenburg position on shoulder pain after gynecological laparoscopic procedures Recruiting Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) shoulder pain after laparoscopic surgery No shoulder pain,laparoscopy, trendelenburg 9/7/2017 12:35:46 PM 9/7/2017 12:35:46 PM
Ghada El-Hajj Fuleihan Hypovitaminosis D: a link between fat/fuel and bone/mineral metabolism Completed Adoption of Best Practices in the Community Elderly Subjects No Vitamin D3, Insulin Resistance , Fuel Meatbolism,Mcauley Index,Bone Markers,Inflammatory Markers 3/10/2015 10:12:08 AM 9/7/2017 9:50:03 AM
Hassan Chami Perioperative Systemic vs. Inhaled Steroids in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Patients Undergoing Non-Thoracic Surgery Discontinued Observational Compare the occurrence of POPC in COPD patients undergoing non-cardiothoracic surgery who receive systemic corticosteroid vs. inhaled corticosteroids therapy No POPC,COPD,Surgery,Inhaled corticosteroids,Systemic corticosteroids 3/16/2016 9:55:04 AM 9/6/2017 9:23:52 PM
Hassan Chami Perioperative Systemic vs. Inhaled Steroids in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Patients Undergoing Non-Thoracic Surgery/ DATABASE Completed Observational Determine the efficacy of preoperative systemic corticosteroid therapy in COPD patients following non-cardiothoracic surgery No Corticosteroids therapy,COPD,Systemic steroids,Inhaled steroids 3/16/2016 9:43:45 AM 9/6/2017 9:23:03 PM
Hassan Chami Varenicline (Chantix) Treatment for Waterpipe Smoking Cessation Ongoing Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) Determine the efficacy of Varenicline (Chantix) administered for 12 weeks as a waterpipe smoking cessation treatment in comparison with a matched placebo Yes Varenicline,Smoking cessation,Placebo,Chantix 3/16/2016 9:36:35 AM 9/6/2017 9:22:25 PM
Hassan Chami The Acute Vascular Effects of Waterpipe Smoking Completed Observational Evaluate the acute effects of water pipe smoking on arterial stiffness as well as endothelial and pulmonary functions. No Arterial Stiffness,Acute smoking,endothelial function,Impulse Oscillometry 3/16/2016 9:22:00 AM 9/6/2017 9:21:58 PM
Hassan Chami Cardiovascular and Respiratory Effects of Water Pipe Smoking Completed Observational Evaluate the association of water pipe smoking with markers of cardiovascular and pulmonary disease No Water pipe smoking assessment,Coronary artery calcium (CAC) score assessment,Arterial Stiffness assessment,Lung function assessment ,Biomarker assessment 3/16/2016 9:01:20 AM 9/6/2017 9:21:38 PM
Labib Ghulmiyyah Effect of uterine massage versus sustained uterine compression on blood loss and maternal pain after vaginal delivery: a randomized controlled trial. Completed Therapeutic interventions Blood loss more than 500 ml No massage, compression, blood loss 3/16/2016 3:57:14 PM 9/5/2017 1:37:58 PM
Elie Akl Categorization and verification of conflicts of interest in research Ongoing Observational COI Yes Categorization and verification of conflicts of interest in research 9/5/2017 12:08:42 AM 9/5/2017 12:09:30 AM
Ghada El-Hajj Fuleihan A multicenter, double –blind, randomized, active controlled, parallel group, non-inferiority study comparing 75 mg Risedronate dosed on two consecutive days monthly with 5 mg daily Risedronate in the treatment of postmenopausal osteoporosis as assessed over 24 months. Aventis. 2005-2007. Completed Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) postmenopausal osteoporosis No Osteoporosis ,Risedronate,postmenopausal women,bone loss 5/11/2015 9:23:01 AM 9/22/2016 2:14:32 PM
Fadi T Maalouf Neurocognitive Markers of SSRI Treatment Response in Pediatric Depression Completed- Has Results Epidemiologic and Behavioral Studies Depression No Depression ,SSRI ,Neurocognitive markers 7/18/2016 4:49:13 PM 7/22/2016 10:26:44 AM
Fadi T Maalouf AUBMC Child/Adolescent Psychiatry (CAP) Clinic Registry Recruiting Registry Anxiety ,Depression,ADHD,Intellectual Disability ,Autism No Child and Adolescent Psychiatry ,AUBMC,Registry 7/15/2016 5:02:21 PM 7/22/2016 10:26:15 AM
Fadi T Maalouf Prevalence and Correlates of Psychiatric Disorders in Adolescents in Greater Beirut: An Epidemiological Study Completed- Has Results Epidemiologic and Behavioral Studies Depression ,Anxiety ,ADHD,Intellectual Disability ,Developmental Delay No Mental Health ,Survey ,Psychiatric Disorders 7/15/2016 4:41:22 PM 7/22/2016 10:24:48 AM
Mona Nabulsi Women’s Knowledge and perceptions of Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative in Lebanon Recruiting Epidemiologic and Behavioral Studies Breastfeeding No Breastfeeding hospital initiative , Skin-to-skin contact, kangaroo care 6/16/2016 12:31:00 PM 6/16/2016 12:31:00 PM
Mona Nabulsi Does intake of lactose-free milk in infants with acute gastroenteritis in a developing country shorten the duration of diarrhea? A randomized clinical trial Ongoing Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) Acute gastroenteritis No Acute gastroenteritis, developing world, lactose-free milk 6/16/2016 12:12:28 PM 6/16/2016 12:12:28 PM
Mona Nabulsi Breastfeeding and autistic disorders: is there an association? A case-control study Ongoing Observational Autism spectrum disorders No Autism, breastfeeding, case-control 6/16/2016 12:03:53 PM 6/16/2016 12:03:53 PM
Mona Nabulsi A complex breastfeeding promotion and support intervention in a developing country: a randomized clinical trial Ongoing Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) Breastfeeding No Breastfeeding, Lay support, Cost analysis, Lactation support, Knowledge, Attitudes, Social Network and Social Support Theory. 6/16/2016 11:52:47 AM 6/16/2016 11:52:47 AM
Nicholas Batley Cynicism and other attitudes toward patients in an Emergency Department in a Middle Eastern tertiary care center Completed Observational No specific diagnosis No Cynicism, empathy, medical students,residents, interns,attending physicians, patients 4/8/2016 1:18:58 PM 4/8/2016 1:18:58 PM
Mazen El Sayed Government Intervention for Food Safety: Effectiveness and Impact on an Urban Emergency Department Ongoing Observational Gastroenteritis No Food safety campaign, gastroenteretis 4/8/2016 11:56:03 AM 4/8/2016 11:56:03 AM
Mazen El Sayed Stemi patients: does setting matter in hospital vs. ED Ongoing Observational ST-elevation myocardial infraction (STEMI) No STEMI,retrospective,AUBMC 4/8/2016 11:45:21 AM 4/8/2016 11:45:21 AM
Mazen El Sayed Characteristics and outcome of snake bites at a tertiary center in Lebanon. A descriptive study. Completed- Has Results Observational Snakebites No snakebite cases,demographic & clinical characteristics, treatment, AUBMC 4/8/2016 11:25:46 AM 4/8/2016 11:25:46 AM
Mazen El Sayed ED management and imaging modalities for pediatric patients with suspected appendicitis at AUBMC Ongoing Observational Appendicitis No Suspected appendicitis, CT, US,Pediatric cases 4/8/2016 11:15:37 AM 4/8/2016 11:15:37 AM
Mazen El Sayed Out-of-hospital cardiac arrest survival in Beirut, Lebanon Completed Observational Out-of-hospital non-traumatic cardiac arrest No Out of hospital cardiac arrest, Utstein criteria, survival rate 4/8/2016 11:03:19 AM 4/8/2016 11:03:23 AM
Mazen El Sayed Lebanese cardiac arrest registry (LCAR): prospective surveillance of emergency medical services systems in management of out of hospital cardiac arrest Ongoing Observational Cardiac arrest No Out of hospital cardiac arrest, registry,prevention and treatment programs 4/8/2016 10:36:24 AM 4/8/2016 10:36:24 AM
Mazen El Sayed Impact of Ramadan on Emergency Department Visits Completed Observational acute coronary disaese,stroke,seizure,diabetes,renal colic, headache, hypertension No Ramdan, ED admission,Severity of specific diseases 4/8/2016 9:38:02 AM 4/8/2016 9:38:02 AM
Mazen El Sayed Emergency Medical Services Use in Priority Conditions and Predictors of EMS Underutilization Completed Observational Respiratory distress, Chest pain, Major trauma, cardiac arrest, airway obstruction, respiratory arrest, major trauma, seizure No Emergency Medical Services (EMS),Predictors of EMS utilization 4/8/2016 9:02:01 AM 4/8/2016 9:02:01 AM
Mazen El Sayed Discharge against medical advice from the Emergency Department. Results from a tertiary care hospital in Beirut, Lebanon Completed Observational All Diagnoses No Against medical advice,return visit within 72 hours,predictors of return visit 4/7/2016 2:49:46 PM 4/7/2016 2:49:46 PM
Mazen El Sayed Characteristics, predictors and outcomes of trauma patients at a tertiary care center in Beirut, Lebanon Ongoing Observational Trauma No Trauma, injury scores 4/7/2016 2:37:58 PM 4/7/2016 2:37:58 PM
Mazen El Sayed Description of Blast Injuries and Predictors of Admission to Hospital in Blast Victims in an Urban Civilian Setting Running Title: Blast Injuries in Urban Civilian Settings Completed Observational Blast Injuries No Blast injuries,Facial injuries,Emergency Department,Lebanon 4/7/2016 1:57:16 PM 4/7/2016 1:57:16 PM
Afif Jean Mufarrij Incidence, risk factors and outcomes of Subarachnoid Hemorrhage in a tertiary care center in Lebanon- a retrospective study Ongoing Observational Subarachnoid Hemorrhage No Subarachnoid Hemorrhage ,mortality,morbidity 4/7/2016 12:50:46 PM 4/7/2016 1:17:47 PM
Afif Jean Mufarrij Psychiatric presentations in the Emergency room: A pilot study from a tertiary care center in Lebanon Completed- Has Results Observational Psychiatric Disorder No Psychiatry,Mental health related visits,Emergency Department,Lebanon, Suicide, Psychiatric disorder, homicide 4/7/2016 12:23:56 PM 4/7/2016 1:16:12 PM
Gilbert Abou Dagher SIRS Criteria as Markers of Sepsis in Hypotensive Patients with Cancer Completed- Has Results Observational Sepsis No active cancer, infetion/sepsis,hypotension 3/29/2016 12:51:33 PM 4/7/2016 1:10:11 PM
Eveline Hitti Beyond the pilot: a clinical decision rule for patients presenting with acute renal colic Completed- Has Results Observational Acute renal colic No Flank pain,Unenhanced Helical Computed Tomography (UHCT) ,prospective study,decision rule 4/7/2016 9:21:38 AM 4/7/2016 1:03:23 PM
Raya Saab Investigation of whether relapsed disease detected upon routine surveillance imaging of pediatric patients with solid tumors is associated with superior outcomes compared to that detected by clinical evaluation Ongoing Outcomes Research and Health Services Research Routine Surveillance Imaging for detection of recurrence of extracranial solid tumors versus change in clinical status No solid tumor; recurrence; outcome 4/4/2016 5:31:15 PM 4/4/2016 7:30:40 PM
Ziad Nahas Knowledge, Stigma and Help-seeking Attitude Towards Mental Illness among the General Adult Lebanese Population Completed Outcomes Research and Health Services Research Stigma,Mental Stigma No Stigma,Mental Health,Mental Illness,Suicide 3/30/2016 4:20:45 PM 4/4/2016 11:54:11 AM
Ziad Nahas Genome Sequencing to Elucidate the Causes and Mechanisms of Mendelian Genetic Disorders NA Mechanisms of Human Disease Mendelian Disorders No Mendelian Disorders,Genetic Sequencing 3/30/2016 4:27:00 PM 4/4/2016 11:52:50 AM
Ziad Nahas Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells Registry for Neuropsychiatric Disorders Ongoing Laboratory Research Application and Preclinical Studies neuropsychiatric disorders No stem cells,induced pluripotent stem cells,iPSC 3/30/2016 3:26:41 PM 4/4/2016 11:52:43 AM
Ziad Nahas Focal Electrically Administered Seizure Therapy (FEAST) Ongoing Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) Depression,Treatment-resistant Depression No FEAST,Focal Electrically Administered Seizure Therapy,Electro-convulsive Therapy 3/29/2016 5:44:19 PM 4/4/2016 11:52:39 AM
Ziad Nahas Validation of the Patient Health Questionnaire (PHQ-9) and Inventory of Depressive Symptomatology – Self Report (IDS-SR) in a Sample of Lebanese Psychiatric Outpatients Ongoing Outcomes Research and Health Services Research Depression,Anxiety No Instrument Validation,Health Questionnaire,Mental Health Survey 3/29/2016 5:03:19 PM 4/4/2016 11:52:37 AM
Ziad Nahas Assessing the Impact of Stimulus Strength and Duration on Seizure Threshold and Time for Orientation Recovery Ongoing Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) Depression, Treatment-Resistant Depression ,Schizophrenia,Psychosis No Electroconvulsive Therapy,Seizure Threshold 3/29/2016 4:04:48 PM 4/4/2016 11:52:33 AM
Gilbert Abou Dagher Complications Associated with the Peripheral Administration of Vasopressors: A Retrospective Study. Completed- Has Results Observational Complication from the administration of peripheral vasopressors No vasopressors, complications 3/31/2016 9:28:42 AM 3/31/2016 9:34:57 AM
Gilbert Abou Dagher SIRS Criteria as Markers of Sepsis in Hypotensive Patients with End Stage Renal Disease on Hemodialysis (retrospective) Completed- Has Results Observational ESRD,Sepsis No End stage renal disease on hemodialysis,SIRS criteria, hypotension,clinical outcomes,non-HD septic patients 3/31/2016 8:40:41 AM 3/31/2016 8:43:45 AM
Elie Hobeika Immunization practice in women health care. An observational review. Ongoing Observational Immunization practice ini lebanon No Immunization 3/30/2016 4:30:48 PM 3/30/2016 4:30:48 PM
Elie Hobeika Factors that Might Affect Women’s Selection of their Obstetrician and Gynecologist: An Observational Study Ongoing Observational Factors that might influence the Ob-Gyn choice No Education Appearance Sex 3/30/2016 4:19:15 PM 3/30/2016 4:19:15 PM
Elie Hobeika Is there a correlation between serum Anti-Mullerian hormone level and adverse pregnancy and perinatal outcomes? What is the cut-off value? Ongoing Observational Correlation between preconceptional AMH and pregnancy outcomes No AMH, Pregnancy outcomes 3/30/2016 4:02:35 PM 3/30/2016 4:02:35 PM
Elie Hobeika Obstetrical gel use to shorten labor and prevent lower genital tract trauma: A randomized controlled trial. Ongoing Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) Vaginal and perineal laceration. Length of stages of labor No Lacerations and stages of labor 3/30/2016 3:49:28 PM 3/30/2016 3:53:16 PM
Raya Saab Retrospective evaluation of clinical characteristics and outcome of patients diagnosed with Neuroblastoma and enrolled in the Children's cancer center of Lebanon Ongoing Outcomes Research and Health Services Research Neuroblastoma ,recurrence rate, treatment side effects, failure rate,survival rate ,clinical characteristics ,toxicities No Neuroblastoma ,recurrence rate , failure rate,survival rate,treatment efficacy 3/22/2016 10:33:54 AM 3/22/2016 11:37:25 AM
Raya Saab Tumor Tissue Banking for Scientific Research Recruiting Laboratory Research Application and Preclinical Studies Pediatric tumor/tissue biorepository No Biorepository,pediatrics ,Childhood tumors 3/21/2016 10:29:10 AM 3/21/2016 1:51:58 PM
Raya Saab A Collaborative Pediatric Retinoblastoma Program to improve access to specialized care Ongoing Outcomes Research and Health Services Research National collaboration for optimal clinical care of pediatric patients with malignant orbital tumors No Retinoblastoma,Pediatrics,Global Oncology 3/21/2016 1:48:32 PM 3/21/2016 1:48:32 PM
Raya Saab A Collaborative Pediatric Bone Tumor Program to improve access to specialized care- an initiative by the Lebanese Children’s Oncology Group Completed Outcomes Research and Health Services Research National collaboration for optimal clinical care of prdiatric patients with malignant bone tumors No Bone Tumors,Pediatrics,Global Oncology 3/21/2016 11:29:47 AM 3/21/2016 1:45:02 PM
Carine Zeeni Intraoperative dexmedetomidine versus Morphine for postoperative analgesia after Laparoscopic Bariatric surgery Completed- Has Results Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) obesity ,laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy No quality of recovery,dexmedetomidine ,morphine,postoperative pain 3/18/2016 11:33:21 AM 3/21/2016 1:01:21 PM
Carine Zeeni A sequential allocation study to determine the ED50 of Dexmetedomidine as an adjuvant to Lidocaine Intravenous Regional Anesthesia. Completed- Has Results Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) hand and forearm surgery,postoperative pain No Bier block, Dexmetedomidine, tourniquet pain, Dixon up-down. 3/21/2016 11:56:22 AM 3/21/2016 12:57:44 PM
Raya Saab Looking Into Novel Gene Mutations in Families with Multiple Members with Cancer Recruiting Mechanisms of Human Disease identifying novel gene mutations in families with multiple members with cancer No Familial Cancers,Novel gene mutations 3/21/2016 11:04:44 AM 3/21/2016 11:04:44 AM
Farid R Talih Noise and its Effects on Health and Well-Being: A Survey of AUB Faculty and Staff Recruiting Epidemiologic and Behavioral Studies insomnia anxiety depression noise No noise pollution sleep anxiety mood 3/18/2016 2:46:57 PM 3/18/2016 2:46:57 PM
Farid R Talih Cannabis use and first episode psychosis: A Retrospective Study NA Observational cannabis psychosis chart review No cannabis psychosis 3/18/2016 2:42:58 PM 3/18/2016 2:42:58 PM
Farid R Talih Prevalence of Depression in High Risk Pregnancies in a Single Center in Lebanon. Recruiting Observational pregnancy depression No depression pregnancy 3/17/2016 5:13:22 PM 3/17/2016 5:13:22 PM
Farid R Talih The prevalence of anxiety and depressive symptoms in a sample of Lebanese health professionals: a cross sectional study Completed Epidemiologic and Behavioral Studies burnout No burnout healthcare 3/17/2016 5:10:15 PM 3/17/2016 5:10:15 PM
Farid R Talih The prevalence of sleep disorders in a sample of hospitalized psychiatric patients in Lebanon Ongoing Observational sleep disorders No sleep disorders insomnia psychiatric disorders 3/17/2016 5:04:56 PM 3/17/2016 5:04:56 PM
Farid R Talih Cortical Excitability in delayed sleep phase syndrome Ongoing Laboratory Research Application and Preclinical Studies TMS delayed sleep phase syndrome No sleep delayed sleep trans cranial magnetic stimulation 3/17/2016 4:55:05 PM 3/17/2016 4:55:05 PM
Farid R Talih The prevalence of substance abuse among medical students at the American University of Beirut: A cross-sectional study Recruiting Epidemiologic and Behavioral Studies burnout substance abuse No depression burnout addiction medical students 3/17/2016 4:50:42 PM 3/17/2016 4:50:42 PM
Kassem Barada Effects of Antithrombotic agents and proton pump inhibitors on clinical outcomes in patients with gross intestinal bleeding: A prospective study Ongoing Observational Gross gasrointestinal bleeding No observational study on the effect of anti-thrombotics on clinical outcome in gastrointetinal bleeding 3/16/2016 10:53:15 PM 3/16/2016 10:53:15 PM
Kassem Barada Esophageal cancer in Lebanon: epidemiology, risk factors and survival Ongoing Epidemiologic and Behavioral Studies Esophageal cancer No Risk factors and prognosis for esophageal cancer in Lebanon 3/16/2016 10:47:12 PM 3/16/2016 10:47:12 PM
Hassan Chami Incident Type 2 Diabetes in Sleep Apnea with and without CPAP therapy Completed Observational Determine whether OSA patients are at a higher risk of developing type 2 DM after adjusting for known risk factors No Sleep Apnea,Diabetes,OSA 3/16/2016 10:32:36 AM 3/16/2016 10:33:23 AM
Hassan Chami The Cardiovascular and Respiratory Effects of Waterpipe Smoking: Genetic Repository Project Ongoing Observational Create a repository of genetic material linked to a well characterized cohort No mRNA and DNA, Genetic repository 3/16/2016 10:20:02 AM 3/16/2016 10:21:18 AM
Hassan Chami RCT of EBUS-guided fine needle aspiration technique for detection of mediastinal malignancy Ongoing Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) Compare the diagnostic yield and specimen quality of EBUS-FNA performed with and without suction applied No EBUS, FNA,Suction,Lung cancer 3/16/2016 10:12:13 AM 3/16/2016 10:12:13 AM
Ghada El-Hajj Fuleihan Effect of Vitamin D replacement on maternal and neonatal outcomes: a randomized controlled trial in pregnant women with hypovitaminosis D. Ongoing Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) Pregnant Women No Vitamin D,Middle East, Neonate,bone mineral content 3/11/2015 9:03:39 AM 4/9/2015 4:24:12 PM
Raya Saab Molecular-guided therapy for the treatment of patients with relapsed and refractory childhood cancers Recruiting Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) Refractory solid tumors, pediatrics No genomics, personalized medicine 3/30/2015 4:58:29 PM 3/31/2015 8:54:54 AM
Sami T Azar Efficacy and safety of liraglutide versus sulphonylurea both in combination with metformin during Ramadan in subjects with type 2 diabetes Completed Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) Type 2 diabetes No Type 2 diabetes, ramadan fasting, Liraglutide, Sulphonylurea 10/31/2014 1:52:58 PM 2/27/2015 9:52:16 AM
Souha Kanj Prospective Cohort Study of Infective Endocarditis Completed Registry Endocarditis No Epidimiology, Risk Factors 2/25/2015 12:13:18 PM 2/25/2015 4:43:19 PM
Souha Kanj A phase III, Double Blind, Randomized Study to Evaluate the Safety and Efficacy of BAL-8557 Versus a Caspofungin Followed by Voriconazole Regimen in the Treatment of Candidemia and Other Invasive Candida Infections. Completed Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) Candidemia and Other Inavasive Candida Infections No Isavuconazole, Candidemia, Invasive Candida Infections 2/25/2015 12:02:30 PM 2/25/2015 1:14:13 PM
Imad Uthman A non-interventional multicenter study of MabThera (rituximab) in combination with methotrexate in patients with active rheumatoid arthritis Completed Observational Rheumatoid arthritis No Rheumatoid arthritis, Rituximab (mabthera), Methotrexate 11/13/2014 4:37:03 PM 2/24/2015 12:21:38 PM
Imad Uthman Patient reported outcomes survey of employment among patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis in Gulf-Levant (PROSE-RA Survey) Recruiting Observational Rheumatoid arthritis No Rheumatoid arthritis, Employment status 2/24/2015 9:13:58 AM
Sami T Azar Diabetes and cancer: Is there a correlation? Experience from a private clinic Recruiting Observational Type 2 diabetes No Cancer, Diabetes 11/11/2014 10:45:04 AM 1/21/2015 5:24:49 PM
Ibrahim Salti A phase III, multicenter, double blind, randomized study to evaluate the safety and efficacy of the addition of MK-3102 compared with the addition of Glimepiride in subjects with type 2 diabetes mellitus with inadequate glycemic control on Metformin Ongoing Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) Diabetes type II patients on metformin No Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus 10/27/2014 8:14:41 AM 1/21/2015 5:23:50 PM
Ali Shamseddine A phase 3 Randomized, Double blind, placebo Controlled study of Tasquinimod in men with metastatic castrate-resistant prostate cancer Completed Clinical Trials (phase 0, 1,2 3 & 4) metastatic castrate-resistant prostate cancer No prostate cancer, metastatic, castrate resistant, transquinimod 11/12/2014 6:15:25 PM 1/21/2015 5:19:28 PM