Evaluation of NiTi Shape Memory End-to-End Compression Anastomosis Ring (CAR) for Compression Anastomosis in Anterior Resection
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00468416
Verified May 2007 by Tel-Aviv Sourasky Medical Center. Recruitment status was: Recruiting
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years and older (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Patient age over 18 years
Patient scheduled for colorectal cancer surgery
Patient is able to comprehend and sign the Informed Consent Form
Patient has known allergy to nickel
Patient with bowel obstruction, bowel strangulation, peritonitis, bowel perforation, local or systemic infection
Patients who are participating in another trial
Patient on regular steroid medication
Patients who are undergoing a stoma
Patients with contraindications to general anesthesia
Patient with preexisting sphincter problems or evidence of extensive local disease in the pelvis