Large Burn Outcome Study (LBO)

This study has been withdrawn prior to enrollment.
(Personnel involved in this protocol are no longer associated with this study)
U.S. Department of Education
Shriners Hospitals for Children
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
The University of Texas, Galveston Identifier:
First received: July 30, 2008
Last updated: January 7, 2014
Last verified: December 2013

To examine long term physical and psychosocial outcomes of pediatric burn survivors. We want to learn about thoughts, feelings, coping style, social support, and overall adjustment following burn injury.

Condition Intervention
Procedure: Blood and urine testing

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: Assessment of the Treatment of the Severely Burned With Anabolic Agents on Improved Wound Healing, Recovery and Rehabilitation: Large Burn Outcome Study

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Further study details as provided by The University of Texas, Galveston:

Biospecimen Retention:   Samples Without DNA

Blood and urine collected for this study will be retained for possible re-analysis if needed for the duration of the study.

Enrollment: 0
Study Start Date: June 2011
Study Completion Date: June 2011
Primary Completion Date: June 2011 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Intervention Details:
    Procedure: Blood and urine testing
    complete blood count, routine chemistries, liver function test, retinol binding protein, transferrin, prothrombin time, partial thromboplastin time, fibrinogen, Vitamin A and Zinc, Insulin Growth Factor levels and binding proteins, cytokines (interleukins 1, 6, 12), insulin, thyroid hormones, cortisol, 25-hydroxyvitamin D, and osteocalcin.
Detailed Description:

To evaluate the long term quality of life of adolescents and adults who suffered severe pediatric burns. This study will include an array of physical and psychosocial assessments, thus providing a unique and complete set of information on the long term outcomes in this population.


Ages Eligible for Study:   16 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

Those that have received a burn injury at least 3 years ago and that recieved acute burn treatment at Shriners Hospital for Children - Galveston between 1986-2005.


Inclusion Criteria:

  • At least 60% third degree total body surface area
  • Acute burn treatment at Shriners Burns Hospital for Children - Galveston between 1986-2005
  • Three years post injury
  • Current age of at least 16 years

Exclusion Criteria:

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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00731887

Sponsors and Collaborators
The University of Texas, Galveston
U.S. Department of Education
Shriners Hospitals for Children
Principal Investigator: David N Herndon, MD University of Texas
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: The University of Texas, Galveston Identifier: NCT00731887     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 04-157B
Study First Received: July 30, 2008
Last Updated: January 7, 2014
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board

Keywords provided by The University of Texas, Galveston:
Burn injury
Burn recovery

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Wounds and Injuries processed this record on April 16, 2015