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Veritas Collagen Matrix Cystocele Repair Study - Postmarketing

This study has been completed.
Synovis Surgical Innovations
Information provided by:
Cleveland Clinic Florida Identifier:
First received: March 12, 2009
Last updated: NA
Last verified: March 2009
History: No changes posted
The purpose of this study is to evaluate the Veritas Collagen Matrix in treating female patients with documented occurence of Pelvic Organ Prolapse as evidenced by a cystocele.

Condition Intervention Phase
Pelvic Organ Prolapse
Procedure: Veritas Collagen Matrix
Phase 4

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Veritas Collagen Matrix Cystocele Repair Study - Postmarketing Protocol #CP1004

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Further study details as provided by Cleveland Clinic Florida:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • To evaluate the ability of the VCM to treat pelvic organ prolapse as demonstrated by improvement of cystocele as measured by a comparison of POP-Q scores pre and post surgery

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • To evaluate patient satisfaction as measured by a comparison of Quality of Life questions at baseline and post surgery

Estimated Enrollment: 60
Study Start Date: December 2001
Primary Completion Date: May 2007 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Veritas reinforcing material
Procedure: Veritas Collagen Matrix
surgical/reinforcing material
No Intervention: Two
No reinforcing material


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patient is equal or greater than 18 years old
  • Female
  • Meets follow-up evaluation time frame
  • Understands the nature of the procedure and has provided written informed consent
  • Is scheduled to undergo vaginal pelvic reconstructive surgery
  • Has > 2nd degree midline cystocele

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Presence of severe mucosal ulceration
  • Previous pelvic organ prolapse surgery using an implant that will affect the use of the VCM or affect the outcome of the study
  • Allergy to bovine material
  • Severe mucosal atrophy
  • Shortened vaginal length as determined by Investigator
  • Pregnant or intends to become pregnant during study
  • Has a UTI
  • Has vault prolapse < 2nd degree cystocele
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00860912

Sponsors and Collaborators
Cleveland Clinic Florida
Synovis Surgical Innovations
Principal Investigator: Guillermo W Davila, MD Cleveland Clinic Florida
  More Information

Publications automatically indexed to this study by Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Synovis Surgical Innovations Identifier: NCT00860912     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: IRB# 8585 
Study First Received: March 12, 2009
Last Updated: March 12, 2009

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Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Pelvic Organ Prolapse
Pathological Conditions, Anatomical
Urinary Bladder Diseases
Urologic Diseases processed this record on February 24, 2017