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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
To assess the difference in clinical outcome between lacerations in the hand treated by sutures versus treated by tissue adhesive.

Condition Intervention
Lacerations Procedure: suturing laceration Procedure: bioadhesive

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single (Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Suturing Vs Adhesion for Hand Lacerations in the ER A Randomized Prospective Study

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Further study details as provided by Hadassah Medical Organization:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Wound appearance [ Time Frame: 3 Months ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • pain of treatment and time length of treatment [ Time Frame: 3 months ]

Estimated Enrollment: 200
Study Start Date: September 2007
Arms Assigned Interventions
Active Comparator: 1
suturing lacerations of the hand
Procedure: suturing laceration
suturing simple lacerations of the hand
Active Comparator: 2
using bioadhesive on lacerations of hand
Procedure: bioadhesive
using bioadhesive on simple lacerations of the hand


Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

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.
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00524888

Hadassah Medical Organization Not yet recruiting
Jerusalem, Israel, 91120
Contact: Arik Tzukert, DMD    0097226776095   
Contact: Hadas Lemberg    00972256777572   
Principal Investigator: MICHAEL ICEKSON, MD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Hadassah Medical Organization
Principal Investigator: Michael Icekson, MD Hadassah Medical Organization
  More Information Identifier: NCT00524888     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: sutvsglu-HMO-CTIL
Study First Received: September 4, 2007
Last Updated: September 4, 2007

Keywords provided by Hadassah Medical Organization:
Hand laceration distal to the volar wrist crease

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Wounds and Injuries processed this record on September 21, 2017