Clinical Trials Logo

Clinical Trial Summary

The principal objective of the CONFIDENT trial is to assess the efficacy of two units (400-500 mL in total) of convalescent plasma, as compared to Standard of Care (SoC), to reduce day-28 mortality in patients with SARS-CoV-2 pneumonia who require mechanical ventilation.


Clinical Trial Description

Design : multicenter randomized openlabel, phase II trial. Number of patients to include : 500 (250 with plasma, 250 without plasma). The principal objective is to assess the efficacy of the treatment to reduce day-28 mortality in patients with SARS-CoV-2 pneumonia who require mechanical ventilation. Hypothesis: Passive immunization with plasma collected from patients having contracted COVID-19 and developed specific antibodies may alleviate symptoms and viral load of SARS-CoV-2 and reduce mortality. The patients will receive currently accepted standard of care for both COVID-19 and usual organ dysfunctions observed in such cases. half the patients will be administered either Convalescent plasma, depending on the randomization process. All patients will be followed-up for one year after inclusion. The study will be considered either positive or negative, based on the principal objective. This means that the product convalescent plasme will be considered effective if mortality at day 28 is lower is patients treated with convalescent plasma than without it. The follow-up will allow to assess a series of secondary objectives, addressing the evolution of organ failures, viral infection, inflammatory response and long-term physical of psychological impact of COVID-19. Interim analyses will be performed every 100 patients included in order to stop the trial if an exceptionally good or bad result is observed, to prevent using or not using the product appropriately in further patients. These analyses will be supervised by an independent committee. The choice to include only those patients under mechanical ventilation for severe respiratory failure makes this study different from other trials testing convalescent plasma, as most trial include less severe patients. ;


Study Design


Related Conditions & MeSH terms


NCT number NCT04558476
Study type Interventional
Source University of Liege
Contact
Status Active, not recruiting
Phase Phase 2
Start date September 11, 2020
Completion date April 2023

See also
  Status Clinical Trial Phase
Completed NCT05047692 - Safety and Immunogenicity Study of AdCLD-CoV19-1: A COVID-19 Preventive Vaccine in Healthy Volunteers Phase 1
Recruiting NCT04395768 - International ALLIANCE Study of Therapies to Prevent Progression of COVID-19 Phase 2
Completed NCT04508777 - COVID SAFE: COVID-19 Screening Assessment for Exposure
Terminated NCT04555096 - A Trial of GC4419 in Patients With Critical Illness Due to COVID-19 Phase 2
Completed NCT04506268 - COVID-19 SAFE Enrollment N/A
Completed NCT04961541 - Evaluation of the Safety and Immunogenicity of Influenza and COVID-19 Combination Vaccine Phase 1/Phase 2
Active, not recruiting NCT04546737 - Study of Morphological, Spectral and Metabolic Manifestations of Neurological Complications in Covid-19 Patients N/A
Terminated NCT04581915 - PHRU CoV01 A Trial of Triazavirin (TZV) for the Treatment of Mild-moderate COVID-19 Phase 2/Phase 3
Not yet recruiting NCT04543006 - Persistence of Neutralizing Antibodies 6 and 12 Months After a Covid-19 N/A
Completed NCT04532294 - Safety, Tolerability, Pharmacokinetics, and Immunogenicity of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2/COVID-19) Neutralizing Antibody in Healthy Participants Phase 1
Terminated NCT04542993 - Can SARS-CoV-2 Viral Load and COVID-19 Disease Severity be Reduced by Resveratrol-assisted Zinc Therapy Phase 2
Completed NCT04494646 - BARCONA: A Study of Effects of Bardoxolone Methyl in Participants With SARS-Corona Virus-2 (COVID-19) Phase 2
Completed NCT04387292 - Ocular Sequelae of Patients Hospitalized for Respiratory Failure During the COVID-19 Epidemic N/A
Completed NCT04507867 - Effect of a NSS to Reduce Complications in Patients With Covid-19 and Comorbidities in Stage III N/A
Not yet recruiting NCT04527211 - Effectiveness and Safety of Ivermectin for the Prevention of Covid-19 Infection in Colombian Health Personnel Phase 3
Completed NCT04537663 - Prevention Of Respiratory Tract Infection And Covid-19 Through BCG Vaccination In Vulnerable Older Adults Phase 4
Not yet recruiting NCT05038449 - Study to Evaluate the Efficacy and Safety of Colchicine Tablets in Patients With COVID-19 N/A
Completed NCT04979858 - Reducing Spread of COVID-19 in a University Community Setting: Role of a Low-Cost Reusable Form-Fitting Fabric Mask N/A
Completed NCT04610502 - Efficacy and Safety of Two Hyperimmune Equine Anti Sars-CoV-2 Serum in COVID-19 Patients Phase 2
Active, not recruiting NCT06042855 - ACTIV-6: COVID-19 Study of Repurposed Medications - Arm G (Metformin) Phase 3