Feasibility Study of a New Fistula Pouching System

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : February 22, 2006
Last Update Posted : February 1, 2012
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Coloplast A/S

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this investigation is to carry out a clinical evaluation of a newly developed fistula pouching system's ability to function as a good pouch for fistulas, with the opening on the skin of the stomach or in a wound on the skin of the stomach.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Cutaneous Fistula Device: Fistula Pouching System Phase 2 Phase 3

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 22 participants
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Pouching of Fistula - a Non-comparative, Multi-center Investigation
Study Start Date : February 2006
Actual Primary Completion Date : March 2007
Actual Study Completion Date : March 2007

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MedlinePlus related topics: Fistulas

Intervention Details:
  • Device: Fistula Pouching System
    3 different sizes of fistula pounching system
    Other Name: Fistula and Wound Management System

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Nurse's preference to use the test product in the future [ Time Frame: Up to 18 days ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • 18 years or older
  • Capable of giving informed consent
  • Have to be hospitalized
  • Have a fistula with the opening on the skin in the abdominal area

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Pregnant and/or breast-feeding
  • Receiving radiation- or chemotherapy during the investigation period

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00294450

United States, Connecticut
St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center
Hartford, Connecticut, United States, 06105
United States, Florida
Morton Plant Hospital
Clearwarter, Florida, United States, 33756
United States, Minnesota
Fairview Southdale Hospital
Edina, Minnesota, United States, 55435
University of Minnesota Medical Center Fairview - Riverside
Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States, 55454
University of Minnesota Medical Center Fairview
Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States, 55455
United States, Ohio
The Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Cleveland, Ohio, United States, 44195
United States, Texas
Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas
Dallas, Texas, United States, 75231
Sponsors and Collaborators
Coloplast A/S
Study Chair: Thais Benjamin N. Christensen, M.Sc. (BME) Coloplast A/S

Responsible Party: Coloplast A/S Identifier: NCT00294450     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: DK140OS
First Posted: February 22, 2006    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: February 1, 2012
Last Verified: January 2012

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Cutaneous Fistula
Pathological Conditions, Anatomical
Skin Diseases