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Suturing vs Biological Adhesive in Simple Lacerations of Hand (sutvsglu)

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified August 2007 by Hadassah Medical Organization.
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
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First received: September 4, 2007
Last updated: NA
Last verified: August 2007
History: No changes posted
September 4, 2007
September 4, 2007
September 2007
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Wound appearance [ Time Frame: 3 Months ]
Same as current
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pain of treatment and time length of treatment [ Time Frame: 3 months ]
Same as current
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Suturing vs Biological Adhesive in Simple Lacerations of Hand
Suturing Vs Adhesion for Hand Lacerations in the ER A Randomized Prospective Study
To assess the difference in clinical outcome between lacerations in the hand treated by sutures versus treated by tissue adhesive.
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Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single (Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
  • Procedure: suturing laceration
    suturing simple lacerations of the hand
  • Procedure: bioadhesive
    using bioadhesive on simple lacerations of the hand
  • Active Comparator: 1
    suturing lacerations of the hand
    Intervention: Procedure: suturing laceration
  • Active Comparator: 2
    using bioadhesive on lacerations of hand
    Intervention: Procedure: bioadhesive
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*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
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Inclusion Criteria:

  • Any age
  • Hand laceration distal to the volar wrist crease.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Fracture , tendon, artery involvement, more than 8 hours from laceration to trx,
  • Immunosuppression
  • Anticoagulation therapy
  • Diabetes
  • Unable to achieve homeostasis in more than 15 minutes
  • Unwilling to participate in the study
  • Unable to participate in the follow up or bite of any kind.
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
Child, Adult, Senior
Contact information is only displayed when the study is recruiting subjects
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Hadassah Medical Organization
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Principal Investigator: Michael Icekson, MD Hadassah Medical Organization
Hadassah Medical Organization
August 2007

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