USF Hemostasis: USage of HemCon for Femoral Hemostasis After Percutaneous Procedures (USF-Hemostasis)

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Meir Medical Center
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00716365
First received: May 22, 2008
Last updated: August 15, 2011
Last verified: August 2011
  Purpose

USF Hemostasis - USage of HemCon for Femoral Hemostasis after Percutaneous Procedures. A Comparative Open Label Study The purpose of this trial is to test HemCon pad after diagnostic percutaneous coronary angiography as an adjunct to manual compression to better control vascular access site bleeding and reduce time-to-hemostasis.

We hypothesize that the use of HemCon bandage (containing a carbohydrate called chitosan, found in the shells of shrimp, lobster and beetles) will shorten the time needed to achieve hemostasis, time to patient's ambulation, and patient's satisfaction without increasing vascular complications.

278 patients undergoing diagnostic coronary angiography receiving 2500 u intravenous Heparin will be studied and randomized for manual homeostasis with either a HemCon or a regular pad. Primary efficacy endpoint will be time to hemostasis. Secondary endpoints will be safety (complication rate) and satisfaction of patients regarding time to sitting incline and time to ambulation. 25% of patients from each arm will be randomized for Duplex examination of the femoral artery at the access site.


Condition Intervention Phase
Coronary Angiography
Device: HemCon bandage
Phase 4

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Supportive Care
Official Title: USF Hemostasis: USage of HemCon for Femoral Hemostasis After Percutaneous

Further study details as provided by Meir Medical Center:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Primary efficacy endpoint will be time to hemostasis. [ Time Frame: 1 hour ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • be safety (complication rate) and satisfaction of patients regarding time to sitting incline and time to ambulation. 25% of patients from each arm will be randomized for Duplex examination of the femoral artery at the access site. [ Time Frame: 24 hours ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]

Enrollment: 278
Study Start Date: January 2008
Study Completion Date: August 2011
Primary Completion Date: January 2009 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: HemCon

The purpose of this trial is to test HemCon pad after diagnostic percutaneous coronary angiography as an adjunct to manual compression to better control vascular access site bleeding and reduce time-to-hemostasis.

The HemCon bandage (containing a carbohydrate called chitosan, found in the shells of shrimp, lobster and beetles) will be used to shorten the time needed to achieve hemostasis, time to patient's ambulation, and patient's.

Device: HemCon bandage
5 cm X 5 cm
Other Name: HemCon

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  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 80 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Age 18-80 years old
  • Signing an informed consent
  • Percutaneous coronary angiography with a 6 french sheath via the femoral artery
  • Post catheterization non-invasive systolic blood pressure 150 mm Hg

Exclusion criteria:

  • STEMI
  • Patients who received IIb-IIIa antagonists before or during angiography.
  • Patients who received more than 2500u IV Heparin or more than 0.5 mg/kg LMWH within 8 hours before the procedure.
  • Known bleeding tendency, disturbed clotting system or platelet function
  • Evidence of bleeding or hematoma at the access site prior to sheath removal.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00716365

Locations
Israel
Meir Medical Center
Kfar-Saba, Israel, 44281
Sponsors and Collaborators
Meir Medical Center
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Morris Mosseri, MD Tel-Aviv University, Sackler School of Medicine
  More Information

Publications:
Responsible Party: Prof. Morris Mosseri, Division of Cardiology, Meir Medical Center, Kfar-Saba, Israel
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00716365     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 0152-07MMC
Study First Received: May 22, 2008
Last Updated: August 15, 2011
Health Authority: Israel: Ministry of Health

Keywords provided by Meir Medical Center:
angiography
hemostasis
femoral artery
duplex

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Hemostatics
Coagulants
Hematologic Agents
Therapeutic Uses
Pharmacologic Actions

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