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Brody Belt - Alternative Method of Securing a Patient's Urinary Drainage Bag

This study is currently recruiting participants. (see Contacts and Locations)
Verified March 2017 by Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Roswell Park Cancer Institute Identifier:
First received: October 25, 2010
Last updated: March 15, 2017
Last verified: March 2017
The Brody belt may help improve quality of life in patients using urinary drainage bags. PURPOSE: This clinical trial studies the Brody belt in improving the quality of life in patients using urinary drainage bags.

Condition Intervention
Quality of Life
Procedure: quality of life
Procedure: Quality of life

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: No masking
Primary Purpose: Supportive Care
Official Title: Brody Belt - Alternative Method of Securing a Patient's Urinary Drainage Bag

Further study details as provided by Roswell Park Cancer Institute:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Quality of Life [ Time Frame: 4 weeks ]

Estimated Enrollment: 30
Actual Study Start Date: September 22, 2009
Estimated Study Completion Date: September 3, 2019
Estimated Primary Completion Date: September 3, 2018 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: Brody Belt Procedure: quality of life
Active Comparator: Conventional Urinary Drainage bag Procedure: Quality of life


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

Inclusion Criteria:

->18 years old

-All patients in the urology clinic at Roswell Park who currently use a urinary drainage bag for a period of at least 7 days prior to signing consent for the study and who are expected to use a urinary drainage tube for an additional period of 4 weeks or more based on the diagnosis

  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01228864

Contact: Khurshid Guru, MD 716-845-4155

United States, New York
Roswell Park Cancer Institute Recruiting
Buffalo, New York, United States, 14263
Contact: AskRPCI    877-275-7724   
Principal Investigator: Khurshid Guru, MD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Principal Investigator: Khurshid Guru, MD Roswell Park Cancer Institute
  More Information

Responsible Party: Roswell Park Cancer Institute Identifier: NCT01228864     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: I 153209
Study First Received: October 25, 2010
Last Updated: March 15, 2017 processed this record on May 25, 2017