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EasyBand GOAL Trial

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00534339
Recruitment Status : Withdrawn (This study was withdrawn to further optimize the device. No patients were enrolled in the trial.)
First Posted : September 24, 2007
Last Update Posted : October 7, 2014
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Study Description
Brief Summary:
Safety, effectiveness, and performance of Allergan's EasyBand telemetrically adjustable gastric banding device for the treatment of morbidly obese patients.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Morbid Obesity Device: Easyband (Telemetrically adjustable gastric banding device)

Study Design

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 0 participants
Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Study Start Date : December 2010
Estimated Primary Completion Date : April 2012
Estimated Study Completion Date : February 2016
Arms and Interventions

Intervention Details:
    Device: Easyband (Telemetrically adjustable gastric banding device)

Outcome Measures

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Percent excess weight loss (%EWL) [ Time Frame: 5 years ]

Eligibility Criteria

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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Minimum 3 year history of morbid obesity with documented failure of conservative, non-surgical means of weight reduction within 1 year prior to the screening visit;
  • BMI >/= 40 kg/m2, or BMI >/= 35 kg/m2 and </= 40 kg/m2 with one or more significant medical conditions related to obesity;
  • Candidate for surgical weight loss intervention

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Previous surgical treatment of obesity;
  • Patient already implanted with a device sensitive to radiofrequency emissions (implantable pacemaker, implantable defibrillator, etc);
  • Physical or emotional conditions that may prohibit surgery
Contacts and Locations

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00534339

United States, California
USA, California, United States
Canada, Quebec
Canada, Quebec, Canada
Sponsors and Collaborators
Allergan Medical
Study Director: Allergan Medical Allergan Medical
More Information

Responsible Party: Allergan Medical, Allergan
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00534339     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 10042
First Posted: September 24, 2007    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: October 7, 2014
Last Verified: November 2010

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Obesity, Morbid
Nutrition Disorders
Body Weight
Signs and Symptoms