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Novofine Autocover Safety Needle Versus BD Safety Glide

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00121355
First Posted: July 21, 2005
Last Update Posted: October 18, 2016
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Novo Nordisk A/S
  Purpose
This trial is conducted in the United States of America (USA). The aim of this trial is to examine whether nurses prefer to use the NovoFine® Autocover Needle or the BD Safety Glide (TM) Syringe (only) in a hospital setting. The number of needle stick injuries will also be evaluated and whether these hospital nurses prefer the safety features of the NovoFine® Autocover Needle versus those of the BD Safety Glide (TM) Syringe. The identified hospital nurses will evaluate the two types of needles during standard administration of insulin to patients being treated for diabetes.

Condition Intervention Phase
Diabetes Healthcare Professionals Delivery Systems Device: safety glide Device: autocover needle Phase 4

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: An Open-Label, Multi-Center, Prospective Cross-Over Study of Preference and Safety of NovoFine® Autocover(TM) Needles Compared to BD Safety Glide (TM) Syringes in the Hospital Setting

Further study details as provided by Novo Nordisk A/S:

Enrollment: 83
Study Start Date: July 2005
Study Completion Date: June 2006
Primary Completion Date: June 2006 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Hospital nurses with prior injection training without an infectious blood borne disease
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00121355


Locations
United States, New Jersey
Novo Nordisk Investigational Site
Plainsboro, New Jersey, United States, 08536
Sponsors and Collaborators
Novo Nordisk A/S
Investigators
Study Director: Global Clinical Registry (GCR, 1452) Novo Nordisk A/S
  More Information

Additional Information:
Responsible Party: Novo Nordisk A/S
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00121355     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: MS241-1674
First Submitted: July 13, 2005
First Posted: July 21, 2005
Last Update Posted: October 18, 2016
Last Verified: October 2016