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Gastric Plication and Banding (GP and Band)

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT02072395
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : February 26, 2014
Last Update Posted : February 20, 2017
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Bradley Needleman, Ohio State University

Brief Summary:
The purpose of the study is to assess the efficacy of a hybrid laparoscopic surgical procedure for treatment of morbid obesity, Gastric Plication (G)) and Gastric Banding.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Morbid Obesity Procedure: Plication Phase 2

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 17 participants
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Treatment of Morbid Obesity With Gastric Plication and Gastric Banding
Study Start Date : February 2012
Actual Primary Completion Date : June 2016
Actual Study Completion Date : June 2016

Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: Band/Plication
Treatment -- band/plication
Procedure: Plication
Plication of the stomach will be performed in conjunction with placement of a gastric band.

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Weight loss [ Time Frame: Two years ]
    The primary endpoint is weight loss two years post-surgery.

  2. Complications [ Time Frame: 2 years ]
    Intra and post-operative complications will be tracked.

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 70 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Age 18-70
  • BMI > or = to 30 and co-morbid conditions or BMI > or = to 40
  • Ability to provide informed consent
  • Willingness to commit to long-term follow-up

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Inability to provide informed consent
  • Presence of metabolic or medically correctable cause(s) for obesity, such as untreated hypothyroidism or Prader-Willi
  • Contraindications to surgery such as myocardial infarction within last 6 months, end stage renal or liver disease, current infection, or other disease states contraindicative to surgery, in the principal investigator's opinion
  • Pregnancy
  • Plan to become pregnant within two years post-surgery
  • Current addiction to drugs or alcohol
  • Previous history of any type of bariatric surgery (de novo group only)
  • Hiatal hernia > 3 cm

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT02072395

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United States, Ohio
The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
Columbus, Ohio, United States, 43210
Sponsors and Collaborators
Ohio State University
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Principal Investigator: Bradley J Needleman, MD Ohio State University

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Responsible Party: Bradley Needleman, Associate Professor, Ohio State University Identifier: NCT02072395     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2012H0003
First Posted: February 26, 2014    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: February 20, 2017
Last Verified: February 2017
Keywords provided by Bradley Needleman, Ohio State University:
morbid obesity
bariatric surgery
gastric banding
gastric plication
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Obesity, Morbid
Nutrition Disorders
Body Weight
Signs and Symptoms