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Clinical Trails at Rush Hepatology Trials
Contact Name Diana Giczewski, RN, MS, BSN, CMSRN
Contact Phone (312) 563-3919
Contact E-mail diana_giczewski@rush.edu

Please click on the links below to learn about clinical research trials in hepatology (liver disease). If no studies are listed, contact Diana Giczewski at (312) 563-3919 (or via email at diana_giczewski@rush.edu) to inquire about studies under way.

If you would like to make an appointment with a physician at Rush, call (888) 352-RUSH, our toll-free referral line.

Included in this section:

Alcohol-Induced Liver Decompensation Study: This is a study to assess safety and efficacy of ELAD in subjects with alcohol-induced liver decompensation (AILD).

Assessment of Long Term Outcomes on Entecavir: A study on the observational assessment of long-term outcomes on Entecavir

Hepatitis C Treatment in Patients Also Diagnosed With Hemophilia: This is a study of an investigational drug in the treatment of hepatitis C in patients also diagnosed with hemophilia.

Liver & Kidney Transplant Trial: This study will examine the effectiveness of changing immunosuppresive drugs in patients who have had a kidney or liver transplant within the past six months and have developed abnormal glucose levels.

Severe Liver Disease and Accompanying Hepatic Encephalopathy: This is a study testing the safety and effectiveness of an FDA-approved drug, rifaximin, in patients with severe liver disease and accompanying hepatic encephalopathy.

Treatment of Mild Hepatic Encephalopathy Study: The purpose of this study is to obtain information on the safety and the effectiveness of an experimental drug compared to placebo when it is used to treat mild encephalopathy.



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Hepatology Trials
Alcohol- Induced Liver Decompensation Study
Hepatitis C Treatment in Patients Also Diagnosed With Hemophilia
Liver & Kidney Transplant Trial
Observational Assessment of Long Term Outcomes on Entecavir
Severe Liver Disease and Accompanying Hepatic Encephalopathy
Treatment of Mild Hepatic Encephalopathy Study

   
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