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Study of the Effectiveness of Green Diode Laser Light on Body Shaping

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01292538
First Posted: February 9, 2011
Last Update Posted: June 3, 2014
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Erchonia Corporation
Results First Submitted: April 1, 2014  
Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized;   Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment;   Masking: Triple (Participant, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor);   Primary Purpose: Treatment
Condition: Body Contouring
Interventions: Device: Erchonia GLS
Device: Placebo laser

  Participant Flow
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Recruitment Details
Key information relevant to the recruitment process for the overall study, such as dates of the recruitment period and locations
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Pre-Assignment Details
Significant events and approaches for the overall study following participant enrollment, but prior to group assignment
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Reporting Groups
  Description
Erchonia GLS 532nm

532nm green laser light therapy.

Erchonia GLS: 532 nm green diode low level laser light device

Placebo Laser

Sham light output with no therapeutic benefit

Placebo laser: Sham light output with no therapeutic benefit


Participant Flow:   Overall Study
    Erchonia GLS 532nm   Placebo Laser
STARTED   35   32 
COMPLETED   35   32 
NOT COMPLETED   0   0 



  Baseline Characteristics
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Population Description
Explanation of how the number of participants for analysis was determined. Includes whether analysis was per protocol, intention to treat, or another method. Also provides relevant details such as imputation technique, as appropriate.
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Reporting Groups
  Description
Erchonia GLS 532nm

532nm green laser light therapy.

Erchonia GLS: 532 nm green diode low level laser light device

Placebo Laser

Sham light output with no therapeutic benefit

Placebo laser: Sham light output with no therapeutic benefit

Total Total of all reporting groups

Baseline Measures
   Erchonia GLS 532nm   Placebo Laser   Total 
Overall Participants Analyzed 
[Units: Participants]
 35   32   67 
Age 
[Units: Years]
Mean (Standard Deviation)
 36.60  (10.05)   39.03  (10.16)   38.04  (10.08) 
Gender 
[Units: Participants]
     
Female   28   25   53 
Male   7   7   14 
Ethnicity (NIH/OMB) 
[Units: Participants]
     
Hispanic or Latino   0   0   0 
Not Hispanic or Latino   29   32   61 
Unknown or Not Reported   6   0   6 


  Outcome Measures

1.  Primary:   Combined Circumference in Inches of the Waist, Hips and Bilateral Thighs   [ Time Frame: 2 weeks ]

2.  Secondary:   Body Mass Index (BMI)   [ Time Frame: 2 weeks ]
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3.  Secondary:   Subject Self-reported Satisfaction With Study Outcome   [ Time Frame: 2 weeks ]
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4.  Secondary:   Body Weight (Pounds)   [ Time Frame: 2 weeks ]
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  Limitations and Caveats
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Limitations of the study, such as early termination leading to small numbers of participants analyzed and technical problems with measurement leading to unreliable or uninterpretable data
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  More Information
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Certain Agreements:  
Principal Investigators are NOT employed by the organization sponsoring the study.
There is NOT an agreement between Principal Investigators and the Sponsor (or its agents) that restricts the PI's rights to discuss or publish trial results after the trial is completed.


Results Point of Contact:  
Name/Title: Elvira Walls
Organization: Regulatory Insight, Inc.
phone: 615-712-9743
e-mail: elvira@reginsight.com



Responsible Party: Erchonia Corporation
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01292538     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: EC-GREEN001
First Submitted: February 8, 2011
First Posted: February 9, 2011
Results First Submitted: April 1, 2014
Results First Posted: June 3, 2014
Last Update Posted: June 3, 2014