Study of Two Techniques of Rectal Reservoir in Low Anterior Resection of Rectum

This study has been completed.
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Hospital Universitari de Bellvitge Identifier:
First received: July 18, 2011
Last updated: October 1, 2012
Last verified: November 2000
The aim of the study CGD-01/2000 was to investigate wheter a transverse coloplasty pouch is able to improve functional results and quality of life after coloanal anastomosis.

Condition Intervention Phase
Low Rectal Adenocarcinoma
Procedure: Colonic reservoir
Phase 2
Phase 3

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Prospective Randomized Study of Two Techniques of Rectal Reservoir in Low Anterior Resection of Rectum

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Further study details as provided by Hospital Universitari de Bellvitge:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Quality of life [ Time Frame: five years ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]
    Functional results and quality of life after coloanal anastomosis with colonic reservoir

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Morbidity and cost-effectiveness [ Time Frame: 30 days ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]
    Investigate if the new technique is more easily, quickly and cheap.

Enrollment: 106
Study Start Date: November 2000
Study Completion Date: July 2010
Primary Completion Date: December 2005 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
"J" pouch
Anastomosis coloanal wiht "j" pouch reservoir
Procedure: Colonic reservoir
Type of reservoir to be performed
Transverse coloplasty pouch
Coloanal anastomosis with transverse coloplasty pouch reservoir
Procedure: Colonic reservoir
Type of reservoir to be performed


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients wiht low or middle rectal adenocarcinoma after neoadyuvant radio-chemotherapy

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Low or middle rectal adenocarcinoma without involvement of the anal sphincter
  • Neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy
  • Age older than 18 years
  • Wexner index of less than 5
  • Signed informed consent

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Involvement of the anal sphincter
  • Wexner index of 5 or more
  • Declined informed consent
  • Psychological or social problems
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Additional publications automatically indexed to this study by Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Sebastiano Biondo, MD, Barcelona University Identifier: NCT01396928     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CGD-01/2000 
Study First Received: July 18, 2011
Last Updated: October 1, 2012
Health Authority: Spain: Hospital Universitari de Bellvitge

Keywords provided by Hospital Universitari de Bellvitge:
Low rectal adenocarcinoma

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Rectal Neoplasms
Colorectal Neoplasms
Digestive System Diseases
Digestive System Neoplasms
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Neoplasms
Intestinal Diseases
Intestinal Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Histologic Type
Neoplasms by Site
Neoplasms, Glandular and Epithelial
Rectal Diseases processed this record on February 04, 2016