Comparison of Two Methods of Administration of a PEG Solution

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified July 2010 by Rabin Medical Center.
Recruitment status was  Recruiting
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Rabin Medical Center
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00626054
First received: February 20, 2008
Last updated: July 22, 2010
Last verified: July 2010
  Purpose

The purpose of this study is to compare the effectiveness (quality of bowel cleansing) and ease of use (patient satisfaction) of two methods of administration of a precolonoscopy PEG solution in hospitalized patients.


Condition Intervention Phase
Colorectal Cancer
Drug: PEG solution in a single dose of 3 liters
Drug: PEG solution
Phase 4

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Caregiver, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Comparison of Two Methods of Administration of a PEG Solution During Bowel Preparation for Colonoscopy in Hospitalized Patients

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Further study details as provided by Rabin Medical Center:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Cleanliness of the bowel, as determined by the examiner, and ease of use, as determined by a patient satisfaction questionnaire in the two study arms [ Time Frame: 1 year ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Effect of external factors (demographic parameters, length of hospitalization, procedural diagnosis) on the quality of the bowel preparation [ Time Frame: 1 year ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]

Estimated Enrollment: 400
Study Start Date: March 2009
Estimated Study Completion Date: March 2012
Estimated Primary Completion Date: December 2011 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Active Comparator: 1
Group 1 will receive the precolonoscopy PEG solution in a single dose of 3 liters in the evening preceding the test.
Drug: PEG solution in a single dose of 3 liters
Group 1 will receive the precolonoscopy PEG solution in a single dose of 3 liters in the evening preceding the test.
Other Name: Meroken New
Active Comparator: 2
Group 2 will receive half the dose (1.5 liters) of the identical solution in the evening preceding the test and the other half (1.5 liters) on the morning of the test.
Drug: PEG solution
PEG solution: half the dose (1.5 liters) of the identical solution in the evening preceding the test and the other half (1.5 liters) on the morning of the test
Other Name: Meroken New

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  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 80 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Age 18-80 years
  • ability to understand and complete the questionnaires
  • ability to participate in all stages of the research

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Previous colon surgery
  • endoscopic procedures under full anesthesia
  • known sensitivity to the PEG solution
  • terminal renal or cardiac insufficiency
  • inability to sign the informed consent form
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00626054

Contacts
Contact: Ram M Dickman, MD 03-9377236 dickmanr@clalit.org.il
Contact: Yaron Niv, Prof 03-9377242 ext 7040 yniv@clalit.org.il

Locations
Israel
Rabin Medical Center Recruiting
Petach Tikva, Israel, 49100
Contact: Ram Dickman, MD         
Principal Investigator: Ram Dickman, MD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Rabin Medical Center
Investigators
Study Director: Yaron Niv, Prof Rabin Medical Center
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Dickman Ram/MD, Rabin Medical Center
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00626054     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 004907
Study First Received: February 20, 2008
Last Updated: July 22, 2010
Health Authority: Israel: Ministry of Health

Keywords provided by Rabin Medical Center:
Colonoscopy
PEG Solution

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Colorectal Neoplasms
Intestinal Neoplasms
Gastrointestinal Neoplasms
Digestive System Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Neoplasms
Digestive System Diseases
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Colonic Diseases
Intestinal Diseases
Rectal Diseases
Pharmaceutical Solutions
Therapeutic Uses
Pharmacologic Actions

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