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Modified Polyurethane Film Dressing For Skin Graft Donor Sites

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00600457
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : January 25, 2008
Last Update Posted : December 16, 2008
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Klinik Bogenhausen

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to determine whether the combination of modified polyurethane film and secondary absorbent dressing for skin graft donor sites avoids the regular uncontrolled leakage, but holds up the advantages of film dressings for this kind of wound.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Wound Healing Device: Polyurethane Film

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 30 participants
Official Title: Modified Polyurethane Film Dressing For Skin Graft Donor Sites
Study Start Date : March 2007
Actual Primary Completion Date : August 2007
Actual Study Completion Date : September 2007

Group/Cohort Intervention/treatment
A,1 Device: Polyurethane Film
The modified polyurethane film is combined with a secondary absorbent dressing and remained intact until the 10th postoperative day




Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. uncontrolled leakage [ Time Frame: 1-10th day postoperative ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. pain [ Time Frame: 1-10th day postoperative ]
  2. infection [ Time Frame: 1-10th day postoperative ]
  3. epithelization status [ Time Frame: 10th day postoperative ]


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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Adults over age 18 who require skin grafting

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Individuals under the age of 18.

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Locations
Germany
Department of Plastic, Reconstructive, Hand and Burn Surgery, Academic Hospital Munich Bogenhausen, Technical University Munich
Munich, Germany
Sponsors and Collaborators
Klinik Bogenhausen
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Ulf Dornseifer, MD Department of Plastic, Reconstructive, Hand and Burn Surgery, Academic Hospital Munich-Bogenhausen, Technical University Munich