Negative Pressure Therapy for Groin Wounds
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02954835|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : November 3, 2016
Last Update Posted : February 7, 2020
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Wound Infection||Device: Prevena Device: Traditional Dressing||Phase 4|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||2 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||Negative Pressure Therapy for Closed Groin Wounds in Patients Undergoing Vascular Surgery|
|Study Start Date :||December 2016|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||September 3, 2019|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||September 3, 2019|
Active Comparator: Prevena
Subjects randomized to the Prevena dressing will have the dressing in place for 5 to 7 days postoperatively and removed before discharge, or at the first outpatient visit.
Prevena is a sterile silver dressing. On top of the silver dressing is an adhesive plastic, which is connected to a therapy unit through a short length suction tube.
Active Comparator: Traditional Dressing
Subjects randomized to the traditional dressing will undergo dressing changes as per the standard protocol with the first dressing change at postoperative day 2 or 3, or at the discretion of the attending surgeon.
Device: Traditional Dressing
Sterile gauze dressing secured by tape.
- Infection rate [ Time Frame: 17 weeks ]
To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the contact information provided by the sponsor.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT02954835
|United States, New Jersey|
|Englewood Hospital and Medical Center|
|Englewood, New Jersey, United States, 07631|
|Principal Investigator:||Thomas Bernik, MD||Englewood Hospital and Medical Center|