Upstate Active Clinical Trials

Study Title:

SNCIPC: A Pivotal Multi-Center, Randomized, Controlled, Single-Blinded Study Comparing the Silver Nitrate-Coated Indwelling Pleural Catheter (SNCIPC) to the Uncoated PleurX® Pleural Catheter for the Management of Symptomatic, Recurrent, Malignant Pleural Effusions

What is the purpose of the study?

Researchers want to compare an experimental catheter (called Silver Nitrate-Coated Indwelling Pleural Catheter or SNCIPC for short) to the PleurX Pleural Catheter to find out if these products are the same or different in terms of removing fluid from around the lungs and causing pleurodesis.

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Principal Investigator:

Jason M Wallen, MD

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For more information about this trial go to ClinicalTrials.Gov

Who can I contact for more information?

Name: Linda J Ellinwood, RN
Phone: 315-464-1852

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