Prospective Randomized Study of Glucocorticoids in the Impact of the Liver Function and the Prognosis After Hepatectomy of HCC

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Recruitment Status : Suspended
First Posted : May 31, 2012
Last Update Posted : May 31, 2012
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
jian zhai, Eastern Hepatobiliary Surgery Hospital

Brief Summary:
The major drawback of hepatic pedicle clamping is ischaemia-reperfusion injury with impairment of liver function. Perioperative steroid administration has been advocated to reduce liver damage. The aim of this prospective, randomized study was to determine whether steroid administration can reduce liver injury and impact the prognosis

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Some Studies Shows That the Steroid Can Reduce the Injury of the I/R of the Liver Drug: Hydrocortisone sodium succinate

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 60 participants
Observational Model: Case Control
Time Perspective: Prospective
Study Start Date : April 2008

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Group/Cohort Intervention/treatment
steroid,liver function I/R Drug: Hydrocortisone sodium succinate

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. liver function [ Time Frame: six months ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 70 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population

Inclusion Criteria:

  • 18-70 years old
  • diametre of the mass>3cm.
  • hcc

Responsible Party: jian zhai, hepatic department, Eastern Hepatobiliary Surgery Hospital Identifier: NCT01608945     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: EHBH112
First Posted: May 31, 2012    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: May 31, 2012
Last Verified: May 2012

Keywords provided by jian zhai, Eastern Hepatobiliary Surgery Hospital:
liver function

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Hydrocortisone 17-butyrate 21-propionate
Hydrocortisone acetate
Cortisol succinate
Anti-Inflammatory Agents