The Effect of UV-Irradiation on Cutaneous Cicatrices

This study has been completed.
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Bispebjerg Hospital Identifier:
First received: December 2, 2005
Last updated: June 4, 2007
Last verified: June 2007

The purpose of this study is to examine the effect of UV-irradiation on human cutaneous cicatrices by clinical examinations and histological, immunohistochemical and biochemical analyses.

Condition Intervention
Skin Cicatrices
Device: ultraviolet light

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Single Blind
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Official Title: The Effect of UV-Irradiation on Cutaneous Cicatrices -A Randomised, Controlled Study With Clinical, Skin Reflectance, Histological and Biochemical Evaluations

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Further study details as provided by Bispebjerg Hospital:

Estimated Enrollment: 15
Study Start Date: February 2004
Estimated Study Completion Date: August 2006

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 50 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Male
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Non-smoking volunteers,
  • Skintypes II or III

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Atopic dermatitis,
  • Tendency to produce keloids or hypertrophic scars,
  • Exposure of UV light during the last 3 months,
  • Medical treatment
  Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00261963

Bispebjerg Hospital
Copenhagen, Copenhagen NV, Denmark, 2400
Sponsors and Collaborators
Bispebjerg Hospital
Principal Investigator: Eva Due, MD Bispebjerg Hospital
  More Information

No publications provided Identifier: NCT00261963     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: KF 01-187-03
Study First Received: December 2, 2005
Last Updated: June 4, 2007
Health Authority: Denmark: The Ministry of the Interior and Health

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Pathologic Processes processed this record on April 16, 2014