Cooling Lower Leg Skin to Prevent Venous Leg Ulcers in Patients With Poor Vein Circulation
This study has been completed.
Medical University of South Carolina
National Institute of Nursing Research (NINR)
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Teresa Kelechi, Medical University of South Carolina
First received: August 19, 2011
Last updated: April 3, 2016
Last verified: April 2016
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Study Status:||This study has been completed.|
|Study Completion Date:||December 2015|
|Primary Completion Date:||December 2015 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
Kelechi TJ, Madisetti M, Mueller M, Dooley M, Prentice M. Self-monitoring of lower leg skin temperature: accuracy of self-reported data and adherence to a cooling protocol for the prevention of venous leg ulcers. Patient Prefer Adherence. 2015 Dec 15;9:1751-61. doi: 10.2147/PPA.S91992. eCollection 2015.
Kelechi TJ, Mueller M, King DE, Madisetti M, Prentice M. Impact of daily cooling treatment on skin inflammation in patients with chronic venous disease. J Tissue Viability. 2015 May;24(2):71-9. doi: 10.1016/j.jtv.2015.01.006. Epub 2015 Feb 7.