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A Skin Stretching Wound Closure System

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 February 2010 by Hillel Yaffe Medical Center.
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
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Hillel Yaffe Medical Center Identifier:
First received: February 7, 2010
Last updated: February 16, 2010
Last verified: February 2010
A skin stretching device has been designed to stretch tissue prior to surgery, during surgery and in order to secure wounds following surgery. The device may be used in non-invasive and invasive applications.

Condition Intervention Phase
Wounds Injuries Device: TopClosure 3S System Phase 1

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment

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Further study details as provided by Hillel Yaffe Medical Center:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Safety and efficacy of wound closure

Estimated Enrollment: 30
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: Skin stretching device
Skin stretching device
Device: TopClosure 3S System


Ages Eligible for Study:   16 Years and older   (Child, Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Hard to close wounds

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Non-cooperative patients
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01069614

Hillel Yaffe Medical Center Not yet recruiting
Hadera, Israel, 38100
Contact: Moris Topaz, MD, PhD    972-4-630-4689   
Sponsors and Collaborators
Hillel Yaffe Medical Center
  More Information

Responsible Party: Moris Topaz, MD, PhD, Hillel Yaffe Medical Center Identifier: NCT01069614     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: HYMC-09
Study First Received: February 7, 2010
Last Updated: February 16, 2010

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