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The Treatment of Acne Vulgaris With Radiofrequency Device

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00441805
Recruitment Status : Withdrawn
First Posted : March 1, 2007
Last Update Posted : July 12, 2016
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Study Description
Brief Summary:

Radiofrequency emmitting device, normaly used for thermage treatments will be used on 22 mild to moderate acne patients faces.

The aim of the study is to check whether RF heating of subcutaneous and dermis will improve acne in needed patients.


Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Acne Vulgaris Device: Radio Frequency

Study Design

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 0 participants
Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: The Treatment of Acne Vulgaris With Radiofrequency Device
Study Start Date : November 2006
Estimated Study Completion Date : September 2007

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MedlinePlus related topics: Acne
U.S. FDA Resources

Arms and Interventions


Outcome Measures

Eligibility Criteria

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 100 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • mild-moderate Acne
  • age over 18
  • otherwise healthy

Exclusion Criteria:

  • age under 18
  • pregnancy
  • systemic acne treatment in the last month
  • local acne treatment in the last month
Contacts and Locations

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00441805


Locations
Israel
Lase Ohr clinic
Jerusalem, Israel
Sponsors and Collaborators
Alma Lasers
Investigators
Study Director: Yussi Levcelter, Dr. Alma Lasers LTD
More Information

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00441805     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: AL-RF/ACN02/06IL CTIL
First Posted: March 1, 2007    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: July 12, 2016
Last Verified: September 2007

Keywords provided by Alma Lasers:
Acne
RadioFrequency

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Acne Vulgaris
Acneiform Eruptions
Skin Diseases
Sebaceous Gland Diseases