Clinical Outcome Study of Minimally Invasive Decompression for Lumbar Spinal Stenosis (MEDLLSS)
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00737607|
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified August 2008 by Far Eastern Memorial Hospital.
Recruitment status was: Recruiting
First Posted : August 19, 2008
Last Update Posted : August 19, 2008
The study is a prospective outcome study to evaluate the effectiveness and treatment outcomes of microendoscopic decompressive laminotomy (MEDL) with objective evaluation tools. The patients who fulfill the selection criteria will be enrolled to collect the pre-operative clinical data including demographic data, image studies, and functional evaluation for neurological symptoms and disability.
The patient will receive MEDL and post-operative follow-up will be arranged at 1 week, 1 month, 6 months, and 12 months after the operation. All the collected data will be analyzed to evaluate the efficacy and treatment results of MEDL.
|Condition or disease|
|Lumbar Spinal Stenosis|
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|Study Type :||Observational|
|Estimated Enrollment :||60 participants|
|Official Title:||Clinical Study of Microendoscopic Decompressive Laminotomy for Treatment of Lumbar Spinal Stenosis|
|Study Start Date :||January 2008|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||December 2008|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||December 2008|
To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the contact information provided by the sponsor.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00737607
|Contact: Jwo-Luen Pao, MD||+886-2-89667000 ext email@example.com|
|Contact: Shih-Hurng Huang, MD, PhD||+886-2-89667000 ext firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Far-Eastern Memorial Hospital||Recruiting|
|Taipei, Taiwan, 220|
|Contact: Jwo-Luen Pao, MD +886-2-89667000 ext 2314 email@example.com|
|Contact: Shih-Horng Huang, MD, PhD +886-2-89667000 ext 2512 firstname.lastname@example.org,org.tw|
|Principal Investigator: Jwo-Luen Pao, MD|
|Principal Investigator:||Jwo-Luen Pao, MD||Far-Eastern Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan|