Clinical Trials

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ALS Testing Through Home-based Outcome Measures

Condition:   Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
Intervention:   Other: Respirometer, Handgrip Meter, Skulpt Chisel, ActigraphyMeter
Sponsors:   Jeremy Shefner;   Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Not yet recruiting - verified January 2017

Delineating Swallowing Impairment and Decline in ALS

Condition:   Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
Interventions:   Procedure: Videofluoroscopic Swallowing Study (VFSS);   Procedure: High Resolution Manometry;   Other: DIGEST;   Other: Penetration Aspiration Scale;   Other: Normalized Residue Ratio Scale;   Device: Voluntary Peak Cough Flow Testing;   Device: Iowa Oral Performance Instrument;   Device: Lingual Electrical Impedance Myography;   Drug: Capsaicin Challenge;   Device: Pulmonary Function Testing;   Other: Eating Assessment Tool 10;   Other: The Center for Neurologic Study Bulbar Function Scale

CNS10-NPC-GDNF for the Treatment of ALS

Condition:   Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
Intervention:   Biological: Stem cell (HPC) implantation
Sponsor:   Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Not yet recruiting - verified October 2016