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Post Market Study for an Adhesion Barrier Following Laparoscopic Myomectomy

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00891657
First Posted: May 1, 2009
Last Update Posted: September 7, 2017
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Integra LifeSciences Corporation
  Purpose
This study is planned as a prospective, randomised, parallel, controlled, multi-centre, open label, comparative evaluation of SprayShield™ Adhesion Barrier plus good surgical technique, versus good surgical technique alone, with a blinded, third party video evaluation of adhesion formation at second look laparoscopy (SLL) following laparoscopic myomectomy.

Condition Intervention
Fibroid Myoma Leiomyoma Device: SprayShield™

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single (Participant)
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Official Title: A Randomised, Prospective, Multi-Centre Clinical Study of SprayShield™ Adhesion Barrier System as a Barrier for the Prevention of Adhesion Formation After Laparoscopic Myomectomy

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Further study details as provided by Integra LifeSciences Corporation:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Number of Sites Adherent to the Uterus [ Time Frame: 8-12 weeks post myomectomy ]
    The number of times an adhesion is attached to the uterus.

  • Mean Severity Score of Sites Adherent to the Uterus [ Time Frame: 8-12 weeks post myomectomy ]
    The scoring for severity is as follows: 0=no adhesions, 1=filmy, avascular adhesions, 2=vascular and/or dense adhesions, and 3=cohesive adhesions.

  • Mean Extent Score of Sites Adherent to the Uterus [ Time Frame: 8-12 weeks post myomectomy ]
    0 =no adhesions, 1=covering <25% of locations' total area, 2=covering 26% to 50% of locations' total area, and 3=covering >51% of locations' total area.

  • Area of Sites Adherent to the Uterus (cm^2) [ Time Frame: 8-12 weeks post myomectomy ]

Enrollment: 15
Study Start Date: November 2008
Study Completion Date: May 2009
Primary Completion Date: May 2009 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: SprayShield™
SprayShield™
Device: SprayShield™
Anti-adhesion barrier
No Intervention: Control
No adhesion barrier administered.

  Eligibility

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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Females, 18 years of age or older, of child-bearing potential.
  • Subject has at least one myoma >= 3 cm.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Pregnant or lactating females.
  • Females undergoing prior open or closed myomectomy for treatment of myomas.
  • Evidence of current active endometriosis or infection
  • History of or active inflammatory bowel disease or pelvic inflammatory disease.
  • Presence of a frozen pelvis, or hydrosalpinges.
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00891657


Locations
Germany
Pius Clinic
Oldenburg, Germany
Sponsors and Collaborators
Integra LifeSciences Corporation
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Rudy Leon De Wilde, MD Pius Clinic
  More Information

Responsible Party: Integra LifeSciences Corporation
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00891657     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: GYN-08-002
First Submitted: April 30, 2009
First Posted: May 1, 2009
Results First Submitted: July 13, 2010
Results First Posted: August 31, 2010
Last Update Posted: September 7, 2017
Last Verified: August 2017

Keywords provided by Integra LifeSciences Corporation:
Adhesion
Fibroid
Myoma
Leiomyoma
Myomectomy

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Leiomyoma
Tissue Adhesions
Myofibroma
Neoplasms, Muscle Tissue
Neoplasms, Connective and Soft Tissue
Neoplasms by Histologic Type
Neoplasms
Cicatrix
Fibrosis
Pathologic Processes
Neoplasms, Connective Tissue
Connective Tissue Diseases