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Phase 4 Study of Greenlight XPS Laser Versus BiVAP Saline Vaporization of the Prostate in Men With Symptomatic Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01500057
First Posted: December 26, 2011
Last Update Posted: February 1, 2017
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Collaborators:
American Medical Systems
Richard Wolf Medical Instruments Corporation (RWMIC)
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Ivan Grunberger, MD, Brooklyn Urology Research Group
  Purpose
This is a Phase 4, prospective, open-label, randomized study of Greenlight XPS Laser versus BiVAP Saline Vaporization of the prostate in men with symptomatic Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH). The study consists of a screening phase, treatment, followed by follow-up visits at 1 week, 4 weeks, 3 months, 6 months, and 12 months.

Condition Intervention Phase
Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH) Device: Greenlight XPS Laser Device: BiVAP Saline Vaporization of the prostate Phase 4

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: An Open-Label Randomized Phase 4 Study of Greenlight XPS Laser Versus BiVAP Saline Vaporization of the Prostate in Men With Symptomatic Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia

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Further study details as provided by Ivan Grunberger, MD, Brooklyn Urology Research Group:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • AUA Symptom score [ Time Frame: Baseline and 12 months ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • uroflow and post void residual [ Time Frame: baseline and 12 months ]

Enrollment: 60
Study Start Date: December 2011
Study Completion Date: October 10, 2016
Primary Completion Date: October 10, 2016 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Active Comparator: Greenlight XPS Laser
Greenlight XPS Laser of the prostate
Device: Greenlight XPS Laser
Treatment of BPH with Greenlight XPS laser
Active Comparator: BiVAP Saline Vaporization
BiVAP Saline Vaporization of the prostate
Device: BiVAP Saline Vaporization of the prostate
treatment of BPH with BiVAP Saline Vaporization

  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Male
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • male over the age of 18 years
  • present with symptomatic/ obstructive symptoms secondary to PBH requiring surgical intervention
  • subjects must read, understand and sign the Informed Consent
  • AUA ≥ 15
  • Qmax < 15mL/sec
  • Stopped BPH medication. Alpha blockers 15 days 5-α-reductase 3 months
  • Prostate volume ≥ 30g

Exclusion Criteria:

  • PVR > 300ml
  • Current urine retention
  • Previous surgical or invasive treatments (TURP, TUMT, TUNA)
  • PSA ≥ 4 (must have negative biopsy within last 12 months)
  • Neurogenic bladder
  • Obstruction due to urethral stricture
  • Any disorder or condition of the subject that the investigator believes will counter indicate their inclusion in the study
  Contacts and Locations
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To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the contact information provided by the sponsor.

Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01500057


Locations
United States, New York
Brooklyn Urology Research Group
Brooklyn, New York, United States, 11215
Sponsors and Collaborators
Brooklyn Urology Research Group
American Medical Systems
Richard Wolf Medical Instruments Corporation (RWMIC)
  More Information

Responsible Party: Ivan Grunberger, MD, Medical Director, Brooklyn Urology Research Group
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01500057     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: WIRB Protocol# 20111638
First Submitted: December 16, 2011
First Posted: December 26, 2011
Last Update Posted: February 1, 2017
Last Verified: January 2017

Keywords provided by Ivan Grunberger, MD, Brooklyn Urology Research Group:
enlarged prostate

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Hyperplasia
Prostatic Hyperplasia
Pathologic Processes
Prostatic Diseases
Genital Diseases, Male