Departmental Research

Below is a list of active clinical research being conducted in the Department of Neurological Sciences. Please use the Clinical Trials link provided for specific details on these clinical trials as well as other clinical research being conducted at UNMC. 

Title/Description

PI

Recruitment Status

Alzheimer's Disease

Anti-Amyloid Treatment in Asymptomatic Alzheimer's Disease (A4 Study)

Murman

Recruiting

ALS

HDE Post-Approval Study (PAS) of NeuRx DPSP™ for ALS

Fernandes

Recruiting

Movement Disorders: Parkinson's Disease

Optimizing Gait in PD Hellman Recruiting

Movement Disorders: Huntington's Disease

ENROLL HD: A Prospective Registry Study in a Global Huntington Disease Cohort Hellman Recruiting

Movement Disorders: Other

Efficacy And Safety Of Dysport In The Treatment Of Upper Limb Spasticity In Children Torres-Russotto Not yet recruiting
Evaluation of Psychiatric Comorbidities in Patients with Orthostatic Tremor Torres-Russotto Recruitment completed
Assessment of Balance in Patients with Orthostatic Tremor Torres-Russotto Recruitment completed
Assessment of Ataxia in Patients with Orthostatic Tremor Torres-Russotto Recruitment completed

Multiple Sclerosis

Long-term, prospective, multinational, parallel-cohort study monitoring safety in patients with MS newly started with fingolimod once daily or treated with another approved disease-modifying therapy

Zabad

Recruitment Closed

A Randomized, Double-Blind, Double-Dummy, Parallel-Group Study to Evaluate the Efficacy and Safety of Ocrelizumab in Comparison to Interferon Beta-1a (Rebif) in Patients With Relapsing Multiple Sclerosis (“OPERA” Study Program)

Zabad

Recruitment Closed

A Placebo-Controlled Randomized Withdrawal Evaluation of the Efficacy and Safety of Baclofen ER Capsules (GRS) in Subjects with Spasticity Due to Multiple Sclerosis

Zabad

Recruitment Closed

Neuro-Ophthalmology

Changes in Lamina Cribrosa Position after Lumbar Puncture

Kedar

Recruitment Closed

Parkinson's Disease

A clinical study of Patients with symptomatic neurogenic orthostatic Hypotension to assess sustained effects of Droxidopa therapy

Thai

 

Stroke

Epilepsy