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Laparoscopic Versus Open Partial Nephrectomy - Surgical and Oncological Outcomes (LapVsOpen prtn)

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 July 2009 by Rabin Medical Center.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
Information provided by:
Rabin Medical Center Identifier:
First received: March 24, 2010
Last updated: NA
Last verified: July 2009
History: No changes posted
Partial Nephrectomy is the standard care for small (<4 cm) renal tumors. Despite the expanding use of laparoscopic approach, debate exist regarding the short and long term outcomes compared to the open approach. Our goal is to perform a prospective randomized trial to compare these methods

Condition Intervention
Tumor Nephrectomy Laparoscopy Procedure: Laparoscopic partial nephrectomy Procedure: Open partial nephrectomy

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective

Further study details as provided by Rabin Medical Center:

Estimated Enrollment: 100
Study Start Date: September 2009
Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
Laparoscopic partial nephrectomy Procedure: Laparoscopic partial nephrectomy
Laparoscopic partial nephrectomy
Open Partial nephrectomy Procedure: Open partial nephrectomy
Open partial nephrectomy


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients referred to partial nephrectomy due to renal lesion , suspected to be a tumor

Inclusion Criteria:

  • patients referred to partial nephrectomy

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Contra-indication for laparocopic surgery
  • Complexed , large tumors, single kidney, chronic renal failure
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01093079

Contact: Shay Golan, MD 972-50-7447573

Rabin medical center Recruiting
Petach Tikva, Israel
Contact: shay golan, MD    972-50-3447573   
Sponsors and Collaborators
Rabin Medical Center
  More Information

Responsible Party: Golan Shay, MD, Rabin Medical Center Identifier: NCT01093079     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 5489
Study First Received: March 24, 2010
Last Updated: March 24, 2010

Keywords provided by Rabin Medical Center:
Renal tumor, RCC, Partial nephrectomy, Laparoscopy processed this record on September 21, 2017