Evaluation of the Efficacy of Endermologie in Treatment of Cellulite and Body Contouring
The purpose of this study is to perform a clinical assessment of the efficacy of the device DHERMIA® (Industra Mecânica Fina Ltda)in the treatment of cellulite and body contouring
Device: Dhermia® – Industra Mecânica Fina Ltda
|Study Design:||Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
|Official Title:||Clinical Study for Evaluation of the Efficacy of Mechanical Massage by Endermologie (Dhermia® – Industra Mecânica Fina Ltda) in Treatment of Cellulite and Body Contouring|
- Assessment of effectiveness of treatment based on current classification of cellulite and evaluation of the corporal measures
- Assessment of subject’s satisfaction
- Visual assessments of the treated area before and after treatment
- Safety analysis
|Study Start Date:||March 2006|
|Estimated Study Completion Date:||July 2006|
The present study is a clinical, opened trial and single-center.
The patients were treated by endermologie device. Mechanical massage were performed for 12 weeks in a total of 24 treatment sessions: twice a week.
A set of photographs were took at visit 1 (baseline), visit 2, 3 and 4 with standardized positions and lighting conditions.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00399854
|Study Director:||Doris Hexsel, MD||Brazilan Center for Studies in Dermatology|