Octylseal Surgical Adhesive in General Surgery

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Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified January 2012 by Medline Industries.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
First Posted : January 23, 2012
Last Update Posted : January 23, 2012
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Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to evaluate how surgical adhesive is used.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Wounds Device: Cyanoacrylate (Octylseal ) Phase 4

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment : 50 participants
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Evaluation of Octylseal as a Topical Surgical Skin Incision Adhesive in General Surgery: A Case Series
Study Start Date : January 2012
Estimated Primary Completion Date : April 2012
Estimated Study Completion Date : June 2012

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Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: Surgical Adhesive
Device: Cyanoacrylate (Octylseal )
surgical adhesive
Other Name: cyanoacrylate

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Wound closure [ Time Frame: 2-14 days ]
    Evaluation of wound closure out to 14 days

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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Greater than 18 years of age
  • Candidate for use of a topical surigcal skin adhesive

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Subjects with know sensitivity to topical surgical tissue adhesive products or degrading products (cyanoacrylates or formaldehyde)
  • Subjects with a history of keloid formation, hypotension, insulin dependent diabetes mellitus, blood/clotting disorders, peripheral vascular diseases or hypertrophy history
  • Subjects who present with a contraindications for product useage as per labeling
  • A wound with evidence of active infection or gangrene or wounds of decubitus etiology
  • Mucosal surfaces or across mucocutaneous junctions or skin that might be exposed to blody fluids or with dense natural hair
  • Subjects with known hypersensitivity to cyanoacrylate or formaldehyde

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT01514383

United States, New York
Wyckoff Hospital Recruiting
New York, New York, United States
Contact: Akella Chendresekhar, MD    718-963-7602      
Principal Investigator: Akela Chendresekhar, MD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Medline Industries

Responsible Party: Medline Industries Identifier: NCT01514383     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: R11-009
First Posted: January 23, 2012    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: January 23, 2012
Last Verified: January 2012

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