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Iliac Branch Excluder ReGistry (IceBERG) (IceBERG)

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02345005
Recruitment Status : Active, not recruiting
First Posted : January 26, 2015
Last Update Posted : December 28, 2021
Sponsor:
Collaborator:
W.L.Gore & Associates
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Michel Reijnen, Rijnstate Hospital

Brief Summary:
This post market registry consists of a retrospective and a prospective part. The first part is a retrospective registry of all implanted IBE devices of Gore in the Netherlands after CE mark was obtained, to get an initial insight on the feasibility and safety of this procedure. The second part is to prospectively register all data on implanted IBE Gore devices, in order to gain more robust data on the efficacy of the device in maintaining hypogastric artery patency.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms Common Iliac Aneurysms Aneurysm Device: The Gore® EXCLUDER® ILIAC BRANCH Endoprosthesis.

Detailed Description:

Rationale: The Gore IBE device is a newly designed iliac branched device, that is used in combination with the widely accepted C3 Excluder endograft for the exclusion of common iliac aneurysms and aorto-iliac aneurysms. The later has a proven safety and efficacy in excluding abdominal aortic aneurysms. The Gore IBE device got CE mark on October 2013. Technical and clinical data at short and long terms are still to be collected to give insight into technical success rates, patency data and long term follow-up.

Objective and design: This investigator-initiated post market registry consists of a retrospective and a prospective part. The first part is a retrospective registry of all implanted IBE devices of Gore in the Netherlands after CE mark was obtained, to get an initial insight on the feasibility and safety of this procedure. The second part is to prospectively register all data on implanted IBE Gore devices, in order to gain more robust data on the efficacy of the device in maintaining hypogastric artery patency.

Study population: All patients in whom a Gore IBE was or will be implanted. In the retrospective part of the study all implantations in the Netherlands will be gathered, whereas the prospective part will be expanded in Europe.

Main study parameters/endpoints: Aneurysm exclusion and reinterventions will be end-points of this study. As safety and feasibility is the main outcome of the retrospective part, the data will be analyzed at 30-days. Patients in the prospective study will be followed for 5 years, with the primary end-point being hypogastric side branch patency at 1-year. Clinical endpoints include freedom from symptoms of pelvic ischemia (buttock claudication, impotence and bowel ischemia) and freedom from aneurysm rupture.

Nature and extent of the burden and risks associated with participation, benefit and group relatedness: Since this is a registry study, no burden or risk exist for the patient. There is also no direct benefit for the participating patients, but the gathered data will improve insight for patients with the same disease and might improve health care in the future for this group of patients.

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Study Type : Observational [Patient Registry]
Actual Enrollment : 100 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Target Follow-Up Duration: 5 Years
Official Title: Multi-centre, Observational, Post-market, Real World Registry to Assess Outcomes of Patients Treated With the Gore® EXCLUDER® ILIAC BRANCH Endoprosthesis
Study Start Date : November 2014
Estimated Primary Completion Date : July 2025
Estimated Study Completion Date : July 2025

Resource links provided by the National Library of Medicine

MedlinePlus related topics: Aneurysms


Intervention Details:
  • Device: The Gore® EXCLUDER® ILIAC BRANCH Endoprosthesis.
    The Gore IBE device is a newly designed iliac branched device, that is used in combination with the widely accepted C3 Excluder endograft, for the exclusion of common iliac aneurysms and aorto-iliac aneurysms.


Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Safety and feasibility of the IBE device [ Time Frame: Procedure and up to 30 days post procedure ]

    Primary endpoint of the retrospective part of the registry:

    - Safety and feasibility of the Gore IBE implantation up to 30 days, defined as immediate technical success; and complications from procedure up to 30 days


  2. Primary patency of the hypogastric side branch [ Time Frame: Up to 1 year postprocedure ]
    Primary endpoint of the prospective part of the registry: Primary patency of the hypogastric side branch at 1 year, and successful exclusion of the aneurysm without type I or II endoleak.


Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Primary-assisted patency of the hypogastric branch [ Time Frame: Measured at 1 month, 6 months, 1 year and then yearly up to 5 years ]
    Primary-assisted patency of the hypogastric branch measured with duplex ultrasound or CT during follow-up

  2. Secondary patency of the hypogastric branch [ Time Frame: Measured at 1 month, 6 months, 1 year and then yearly up to 5 years ]
    Secondary patency of the hypogastric branch measured with duplex ultrasound or CT

  3. Buttock claudication [ Time Frame: Measured at 1 month, 6 months, 1 year and then yearly up to 5 years ]
    Buttock claudication measured during regular follow-up

  4. Erectile dysfunction [ Time Frame: Measured at 1 month, 6 months, 1 year and then yearly up to 5 years ]
    Erectile dysfunction measured during regular follow-up and with the IIEF-5 questionnaire

  5. Bowel ischemia [ Time Frame: Measured at 1 month, 6 months, 1 year and then yearly up to 5 years ]
    Bowel ischemia measured following adverse events

  6. Failure of the IBE device [ Time Frame: Measured at 1 month, 6 months, 1 year and then yearly up to 5 years ]
    Freedom from type I and type III endoleak

  7. Freedom from aneurysm rupture [ Time Frame: Measured at 1 month, 6 months, 1 year and then yearly up to 5 years ]
    Aneurysm rupture will be measured following adverse events and reinterventions

  8. Mortality [ Time Frame: Measured at 1 month, 6 months, 1 year and then yearly up to 5 years ]
    Mortality measured during regular follow-up and adverse events

  9. Patency [ Time Frame: Measured yearly up to 5 years ]
    Patency of the hypogastric branch measured with duplex ultrasound or CT



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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
All patients in whom a Gore IBE was or will be implanted.
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Age 18 years or older
  • Provided written informed consent for data release
  • Elective procedure; Indication for aorto-iliac endovascular stent graft repair, as determined by the treating physician

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patient is participating in another clinical study (RCT; interfering with endpoints)
  • Patient's life expectancy <2 years as judged by the investigator
  • Patient has a psychiatric or other condition that may interfere with the study
  • Patient has a known allergy to any device component (ePTFE, FEP, nitinol)
  • Patients with a systemic infection who may be at increased risk of endovascular graft infection
  • Patient has a coagulopathy or uncontrolled bleeding disorder
  • Patient has a ruptured, leaking, or mycotic aneurysm
  • Patient had a CVA or an MI within the prior three months
  • Patient is pregnant (Female patients of childbearing potential only)
  • Other stents placed in CIA or hypogastric arteries than the Gore® EXCLUDER® iliac branch Endoprosthesis

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT02345005


Locations
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Italy
Fondazione Poliambulanza
Brescia, Italy
Cardarelli Hospital
Naples, Italy
San Filippo Neri Hospital
Rome, Italy
Netherlands
Rijnstate Hospital
Arnhem, Gelderland, Netherlands, 6800 TA
Elisabeth Hospital
Tilburg, Netherlands
New Zealand
Auckland Hospital
Auckland, New Zealand
Spain
Complexo Hospitelario Universitario de Ourense (CHUO)
Ourense, Spain
Hospital Casa de Salud
Valencia, Spain
Sponsors and Collaborators
Rijnstate Hospital
W.L.Gore & Associates
Investigators
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Principal Investigator: Michel Reijnen Rijnstate Hospital
Study Director: Steven van Sterkenburg Rijnstate Hospital
Additional Information:

Publications:

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Responsible Party: Michel Reijnen, Vascular surgeon, Rijnstate Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02345005    
Other Study ID Numbers: 1060-011014
First Posted: January 26, 2015    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: December 28, 2021
Last Verified: December 2021
Keywords provided by Michel Reijnen, Rijnstate Hospital:
Vascular diseases
Aneurysm
Treatment Efficacy
Medical device
Population Register
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm, Abdominal
Iliac Aneurysm
Vascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Aortic Diseases