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Retrospective Study on the Outcome of Cleft Palate Repair: Comparing US Surgical and Ethicon Suture Materials

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00584272
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : January 2, 2008
Last Update Posted : June 20, 2017
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
University of California, Davis

Brief Summary:
Investigator initiated retrospective chart review to study the effects of changing suture material on the healing and outcome of cleft palate surgery were.

Condition or disease
Cleft Palate

Detailed Description:
This study aims to show what the effects of changing suture material were on the healing and outcome of cleft palate surgery. The study will be considered successful if we find that either there is an effect on the healing after surgery, one of the suture materials seems to promote better healing and final outcome, or that there is no difference between the suture materials.

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 88 participants
Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Retrospective Study on the Outcome of Cleft Palate Repair: Comparing US Surgical and Ethicon Suture Materials
Study Start Date : March 2007
Actual Primary Completion Date : April 2015
Actual Study Completion Date : April 2015

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Ages Eligible for Study:   1 Year to 10 Years   (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
UCDMC pediatric clinic
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Cleft palate repair performed at UCDMC between 1/1996 and 6/2006

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Those who do not meet the inclusion criteria

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Locations
United States, California
University of California Davis Medical Center
Sacramento, California, United States, 95817
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of California, Davis
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Craig W. Senders, MD University of California, Davis

Responsible Party: University of California, Davis
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00584272     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 200715210
First Posted: January 2, 2008    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: June 20, 2017
Last Verified: June 2017

Keywords provided by University of California, Davis:
cleft palate
suture materials

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Cleft Palate
Jaw Abnormalities
Jaw Diseases
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Maxillofacial Abnormalities
Craniofacial Abnormalities
Musculoskeletal Abnormalities
Stomatognathic Diseases
Mouth Abnormalities
Mouth Diseases
Stomatognathic System Abnormalities
Congenital Abnormalities