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The Effect of UV-Irradiation on Cutaneous Cicatrices

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00261963
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : December 6, 2005
Last Update Posted : June 5, 2007
Sponsor:
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Bispebjerg Hospital

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to examine the effect of UV-irradiation on human cutaneous cicatrices by clinical examinations and histological, immunohistochemical and biochemical analyses.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Skin Cicatrices Device: ultraviolet light Not Applicable

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Enrollment : 15 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Single
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Official Title: The Effect of UV-Irradiation on Cutaneous Cicatrices -A Randomised, Controlled Study With Clinical, Skin Reflectance, Histological and Biochemical Evaluations
Study Start Date : February 2004
Study Completion Date : August 2006

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MedlinePlus related topics: Scars
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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 50 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Male
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Non-smoking volunteers,
  • Skintypes II or III

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Atopic dermatitis,
  • Tendency to produce keloids or hypertrophic scars,
  • Exposure of UV light during the last 3 months,
  • Medical treatment

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00261963


Locations
Denmark
Bispebjerg Hospital
Copenhagen, Copenhagen NV, Denmark, 2400
Sponsors and Collaborators
Bispebjerg Hospital
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Eva Due, MD Bispebjerg Hospital

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00261963     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: KF 01-187-03
First Posted: December 6, 2005    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: June 5, 2007
Last Verified: June 2007

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Cicatrix
Fibrosis
Pathologic Processes