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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00536822
(Study withdrawn due to hospital emphasis on funded studies.)
: September 28, 2007
Last Update Posted
: June 18, 2013
Shriners Hospitals for Children
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Michele Gottschlich, Shriners Hospitals for Children
It is believed that children with a prior history of significant burn injury continue to manifest low levels of antioxidants well into their convalescence.The purpose of this study is to examine malondialdehyde (an oxidative lipid marker) and vitamins E, C and beta carotene status in reconstructive burn patients.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
3 Years to 19 Years (Child, Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Greater than 3 but less than 19 years
Reconstructive or followup outpatient care at least 1 year postburn
Initial burn size > 40%
Written informed consent and HIPAA authorization
History of multivitamin or steroid use, liver disease, preburn malnutrition