Long-Pulsed Dye Laser and Intense Pulsed Light for Skin Rejuvenation.

This study has been terminated.
(Inclusion, treatments and follow-up are finished)
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Bispebjerg Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00375141
First received: September 11, 2006
Last updated: June 4, 2007
Last verified: June 2007

September 11, 2006
June 4, 2007
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Long-Pulsed Dye Laser and Intense Pulsed Light for Skin Rejuvenation.
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The purpose of the trial is to compare clinical efficacy and occurrence of side effects in the treatment of photodamaged skin with Pulsed Dye Laser and Intense Pulsed Light.

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Interventional
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Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Single Blind
Photodamaged Skin
Device: Pulsed dye laser, Intense pulsed light
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Terminated
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May 2007
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Inclusion Criteria:

  • Mild to moderate bilateral facial photodamage
  • Symmetry in the facial area of wrinkles, skin texture, pigmentary changes and telangiectasia
  • Fitzpatrick’s skin type of Type I, II, or III, without significant tan
  • Age > 40 years
  • Able to read and comprehend Danish
  • Informed consent agreement signed by the subject
  • Willingness to follow the treatment schedule and posttreatment follow-up evaluations
  • Willingness to allow photographs of the treated area to be taken for evaluation of efficacy.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Scarring or infection of the area to be treated
  • Known photosensitivity
  • Presence of a suntan in the area to be treated
  • Subjects taken medication known to induce photosensitivity in the previous three months
  • Known anticoagulation or thromboembolic conditions
  • Subjects taking anticoagulation medication
  • Subjects taking Accutane within the past 6 months
  • Subjects treated with aspirins or anti-inflammatory drugs
  • Subjects who are immunocompromised or have a medical history that is inappropriate for the study per the investigator’s clinical judgment.
  • Dermabrasion, chemical peel, laser or IPL treatment, or collagen injection therapy in the facial area in the past 12 months.
  • Previous formation of hypertrophic scars or keloids
  • Subjects who are pregnant or lactating
  • Asymmetry in the facial area of wrinkles, skin texture, pigmentary changes and telangiectasia
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40 Years and older
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Contact information is only displayed when the study is recruiting subjects
Denmark
 
NCT00375141
KF-01-316279
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Bispebjerg Hospital
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Principal Investigator: Merete Hædersdal Bispebjerg Hospital
Bispebjerg Hospital
June 2007

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