Clinical Studies

Clinical research is very important because it is one of the best ways to improve patient care. Currently, hundreds of studies are taking place throughout Lurie Children's, including at the research institute, that involve many of our doctors, nurses, clinical research professionals, scientists and technicians.

Search below for a clinical study, or read more on our guide to clinical research for parents and children.

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Studies

Pharmacokinetic Study of Antiretroviral Drugs and Related Drugs During and After Pregnancy

ClinicalTrials.gov ID: NCT00042289

The purpose of this study is to evaluate the pharmacokinetics (PKs) of antiretroviral (ARV) and tuberculosis (TB) medications in pregnant women and their infants. (Pharmacokinetics are the various interactions between a drug and the body.) This study will also evaluate the PKs of certain ARVs in postpartum women before and after starting hormonal...

Slide Alone: Fracture Prevention in Toddlers and Youth (SAFETY)

This study will examine children diagnosed with a fracture that occurred while using a playground slide in order to understand the causes of these injuries.

Expanded Access Protocol to Provide Brincidofovir for the Treatment of Serious Adenovirus Infection or Disease

ClinicalTrials.gov ID: NCT 02596997

Provide patients with serious AdV infection or disease access to treatment with BCV

Pharmacokinetics of Anti-epileptic Drugs in Obese Children

ClinicalTrials.gov ID: NCT02993861

The study is a prospective, multi-center, open-label clinical trial. Study's purpose is to characterize the pharmacokinetics and safety of four oral anti-epileptics drugs (levetiracetam, valproic acid [divalproex sodium ER or immediate release formulation if inadequate enrollment}, topiramate, and oxcarbazepine) in a non-randomized sample of obese...