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Use of an Oxidized Regenerated Cellulose After Thyroid Surgery: A Prospective, Randomized Study (ORC)

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01171079
First Posted: July 28, 2010
Last Update Posted: July 28, 2010
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Information provided by:
Seoul National University Hospital
  Purpose
The purpose of this study is to evaluate the effects and safety of oxidized, regenerated cellulose as an absorbable adhesion barrier after thyroidectomy.

Condition Intervention
Thyroidectomy Device: application of oxidized regenerated cellulose

Study Type: Interventional
Official Title: Use of an Oxidized Regenerated Cellulose After Thyroid Surgery: A Prospective, Randomized Study

Further study details as provided by Seoul National University Hospital:

Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: Interceed Device: application of oxidized regenerated cellulose

  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 70 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • operable thyroid neoplasm

Exclusion Criteria:

  • a history of previous neck surgeries or uncontrolled medical diseases such as hyperthyroidism, diabetes, and hypertension
  • administration of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) or anti-platelet agents within 1 week before surgery
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01171079


Locations
Korea, Republic of
Seoul National University College of Medicine
Seoul, Korea, Republic of, 110-744
Sponsors and Collaborators
Seoul National University Hospital
  More Information

Publications:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01171079     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: ORC-100
First Submitted: July 26, 2010
First Posted: July 28, 2010
Last Update Posted: July 28, 2010
Last Verified: July 2010

Keywords provided by Seoul National University Hospital:
postoperative adhesion after thyroidectomy


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