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TVT Worldwide Registry

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Ethicon, Inc. Identifier:
First received: March 28, 2007
Last updated: May 5, 2014
Last verified: May 2014
The objective of this observational study is to obtain long -term clinical and patient reported outcomes on the use of the GYNECARE family of TVT (Tension-Free Vaginal Tape) systems in women with stress urinary incontinence.

Stress Urinary Incontinence

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: TVT-World Wide Observational Registry for Long-Term Data

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Further study details as provided by Ethicon, Inc.:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Standing cough stress test [ Time Frame: 12 months ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • I-QOL score [ Time Frame: 3, 6, 12 and 24 months ]

Enrollment: 1407
Study Start Date: February 2007
Study Completion Date: June 2010
Primary Completion Date: June 2010 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Detailed Description:
Sites may include patients with either the GYNECARE TVT SECUR System, GYNECARE TVT System, or the GYNECARE TVT Obturator System

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Women diagnosed with SUI who are suitable candidates for a TVT system, according the relevant Instructions for Use (IFU).

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Women diagnosed with SUI who are suitable candidates for a TVT system, as according the relevant Instructions for Use (IFU).
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00453739

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Sponsors and Collaborators
Ethicon, Inc.
Study Director: David Robinson, MD Ethicon, Inc.
  More Information

Responsible Party: Ethicon, Inc. Identifier: NCT00453739     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 300-06-006
Study First Received: March 28, 2007
Last Updated: May 5, 2014

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Urinary Incontinence
Urinary Incontinence, Stress
Urination Disorders
Urologic Diseases
Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms
Urological Manifestations
Signs and Symptoms
Behavioral Symptoms
Elimination Disorders
Mental Disorders processed this record on April 27, 2017