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Closure of Peritoneum at Cesarean Section and Postoperative Adhesion (cs adhesions)

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01183000
First Posted: August 17, 2010
Last Update Posted: August 17, 2010
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Barzilai Medical Center
August 8, 2010
August 17, 2010
August 17, 2010
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  • Adhesion score [ Time Frame: 6 years ]
  • Adhesion Score
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No Changes Posted
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Closure of Peritoneum at Cesarean Section and Postoperative Adhesion
Effects of Closure Versus Non-closure of the Visceral and Parietal Peritoneum at Cesarean Section on Adhesions: A Prospective Randomized Study

Objective: To determine the effect of non-closure of the visceral and parietal peritoneum during Cesarean section on the formation of adhesions.

Study design: A prospective randomized trial of 533 women undergoing primary Cesarean section; 256 were randomized to non closure and 277 to closure of the peritoneum. At a subsequent cesarean,he presence of adhesions and their severity was evaluated at several sites: between the layers of the abdominal wall, between the bladder and the abdominal wall, between bladder and uterus, between the uterus and the abdominal wall, and between the bowels and the pelvic organs. A cumulative adhesion score was calculated.

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Interventional
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Primary Purpose: Prevention
  • Cesarean Section
  • Adhesions
Procedure: Closure of the peritoneum at cs
  • Active Comparator: peritoneal closure
    Intervention: Procedure: Closure of the peritoneum at cs
  • No Intervention: Non closure of the peritoneum
    Intervention: Procedure: Closure of the peritoneum at cs
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Inclusion Criteria:

  • Women undergoing primary CS

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Lack of consent by the patient or an urgent cesarean not allowing time to elicit an informed consent
  • Previous pelvic or abdominal surgery
Sexes Eligible for Study: Female
18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
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Israel
 
 
NCT01183000
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Barzilai Medical Center
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Principal Investigator: Ofer Gemer, MD Barzili Medical Center
Barzilai Medical Center
August 2010

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