Suturing vs Biological Adhesive in Simple Lacerations of Hand (sutvsglu)

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified August 2007 by Hadassah Medical Organization.
Recruitment status was  Not yet recruiting
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Hadassah Medical Organization
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00524888
First received: September 4, 2007
Last updated: NA
Last verified: August 2007
History: No changes posted
  Purpose

To assess the difference in clinical outcome between lacerations in the hand treated by sutures versus treated by tissue adhesive.


Condition Intervention
Lacerations
Procedure: suturing laceration
Procedure: bioadhesive

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single Blind (Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Suturing Vs Adhesion for Hand Lacerations in the ER A Randomized Prospective Study

Further study details as provided by Hadassah Medical Organization:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Wound appearance [ Time Frame: 3 Months ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • pain of treatment and time length of treatment [ Time Frame: 3 months ]

Estimated Enrollment: 200
Study Start Date: September 2007
Arms Assigned Interventions
Active Comparator: 1
suturing lacerations of the hand
Procedure: suturing laceration
suturing simple lacerations of the hand
Active Comparator: 2
using bioadhesive on lacerations of hand
Procedure: bioadhesive
using bioadhesive on simple lacerations of the hand

  Eligibility

Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Any age
  • Hand laceration distal to the volar wrist crease.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Fracture , tendon, artery involvement, more than 8 hours from laceration to trx,
  • Immunosuppression
  • Anticoagulation therapy
  • Diabetes
  • Unable to achieve homeostasis in more than 15 minutes
  • Unwilling to participate in the study
  • Unable to participate in the follow up or bite of any kind.
  Contacts and Locations
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Locations
Israel
Hadassah Medical Organization Not yet recruiting
Jerusalem, Israel, 91120
Contact: Arik Tzukert, DMD    0097226776095    arik@hadassah.org.il   
Contact: Hadas Lemberg    00972256777572    lhadas@hadassah.org.il   
Principal Investigator: MICHAEL ICEKSON, MD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Hadassah Medical Organization
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Michael Icekson, MD Hadassah Medical Organization
  More Information

No publications provided

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00524888     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: sutvsglu-HMO-CTIL
Study First Received: September 4, 2007
Last Updated: September 4, 2007
Health Authority: Israel: Israeli Health Ministry Pharmaceutical Administration

Keywords provided by Hadassah Medical Organization:
Hand
Laceration
bioadhesive
ER
Hand laceration distal to the volar wrist crease

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Lacerations
Wounds and Injuries

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on August 27, 2014