Use of an Oxidized Regenerated Cellulose After Thyroid Surgery: A Prospective, Randomized Study (ORC)

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Seoul National University Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01171079
First received: July 26, 2010
Last updated: July 27, 2010
Last verified: July 2010
  Purpose

The purpose of this study is to evaluate the effects and safety of oxidized, regenerated cellulose as an absorbable adhesion barrier after thyroidectomy.


Condition Intervention
Thyroidectomy
Device: application of oxidized regenerated cellulose

Study Type: Interventional
Official Title: Use of an Oxidized Regenerated Cellulose After Thyroid Surgery: A Prospective, Randomized Study

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Further study details as provided by Seoul National University Hospital:

Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: Interceed Device: application of oxidized regenerated cellulose

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 70 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • operable thyroid neoplasm

Exclusion Criteria:

  • a history of previous neck surgeries or uncontrolled medical diseases such as hyperthyroidism, diabetes, and hypertension
  • administration of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) or anti-platelet agents within 1 week before surgery
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Locations
Korea, Republic of
Seoul National University College of Medicine
Seoul, Korea, Republic of, 110-744
Sponsors and Collaborators
Seoul National University Hospital
  More Information

Publications:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01171079     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: ORC-100
Study First Received: July 26, 2010
Last Updated: July 27, 2010
Health Authority: Korea: Institutional Review Board

Keywords provided by Seoul National University Hospital:
postoperative adhesion after thyroidectomy

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on July 23, 2014