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Fractional Nonablative 1540 nm Laser Resurfacing for Burn Scars- A Randomised Controlled Trial

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified May 2008 by Bispebjerg Hospital.
Recruitment status was:  Active, not recruiting
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00689650
First Posted: June 3, 2008
Last Update Posted: June 3, 2008
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Information provided by:
Bispebjerg Hospital
  Purpose
The objective was to evaluate the efficacy of 1540 nm fractional laser treatment of mature burn scars.

Condition Intervention
Burn Scar Patients Device: 1540 nm fractional laser

Study Type: Interventional
Official Title: Fractional Nonablative 1540 nm Laser Resurfacing for Burn Scars- A Randomised Controlled Trial

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Further study details as provided by Bispebjerg Hospital:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Change of skin texture from baseline

Study Start Date: November 2007
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: A Device: 1540 nm fractional laser
No Intervention: B

  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 60 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Burn scars with and without previous skin grafting.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • A tendency to produce hypertrophic scars or keloids,
  • Previous treatment with dermabrasio, chemical peel, filler, laser treatment or Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) of study areas,
  • Photosensitivity,
  • Pregnancy or lactation,
  • Current anticoagulative medication,
  • Oral retinoid drugs within the past 6 months,
  • Pigmentation after recent exposure to sun or solarium,
  • Patients not considered to be able to follow the treatment protocol.
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00689650


Locations
Denmark
Bispebjerg University Hospital
Copenhagen NV, Denmark, 2400
Sponsors and Collaborators
Bispebjerg Hospital
  More Information

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00689650     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: H-D-2007-0094
First Submitted: May 30, 2008
First Posted: June 3, 2008
Last Update Posted: June 3, 2008
Last Verified: May 2008

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Burns
Cicatrix
Wounds and Injuries
Fibrosis
Pathologic Processes