Use of Pressure Garments for Burn Scars (Jobst)
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00675974|
Recruitment Status : Withdrawn
First Posted : May 12, 2008
Last Update Posted : November 15, 2012
- Will Pressure Garment Therapy better control hypertrophic scarring than no Pressure Garment Therapy.
- How will Pressure Garment Therapy affect functional capacity or scar contracture development across joints either in number or severity.
- Will Pressure Garment Therapy diminish discomfort due to pruritus.
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Burns||Device: Jobst Pressure Garment Device: Medical Z pressure garment||Phase 2 Phase 3|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||0 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||Prospective Randomized Study of the Effectiveness of Prospective Randomized Study on the Effectiveness of Pressure Garment Therapy for the Prevention of Hypertrophic Scarring in Burned Children|
|Study Start Date :||August 2005|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||December 2012|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||December 2014|
Pressure garment therapy
Device: Jobst Pressure Garment
Pressure garment therapy for 18 months post burn injury. May be Jobst pressure garment or Medical Z pressure garment.
Other Names:Device: Medical Z pressure garment
Pressure garment to be worn for 18 months post burn. May be Jobst pressure garment or Medical Z pressure garment.
No Intervention: 2
No pressure garment therapy
- Differences in scarring between pressure garment therapy and no pressure garment therapy [ Time Frame: Time of burn to 2 years post burn ]
- Effect of Pressure Garment Therapy on functional capacity or scar contracture development across joints either in number or severity compared to no pressure garment therapy. [ Time Frame: Time of burn to 2 years post burn ]
- Effect of pressure garment therapy on scar discomfort and pruritis compared to no pressure garment therapy [ Time Frame: Time of burn to 2 years post burn ]
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00675974
|Principal Investigator:||David N Herndon, MD||University of Texas|