Conventional Versus Modified Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy

This study has been completed.
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Mansoura University Identifier:
First received: March 9, 2011
Last updated: NA
Last verified: August 2009
History: No changes posted

In conventional laparoscopic cholecystectomy, the cystic duct and artery are clipped by metal clips. we propose a new method in which the cystic duct is ligated and the cystic artery is cauterized. the investigators compare both methods.

Condition Intervention
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy
Procedure: conventional laparoscopic cholecystectomy
Procedure: modified laparoscopic cholecystectomy

Study Type: Interventional
Official Title: Randomized Controlled Trial Comparing Between The Conventional Technique of Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy and A Proposed Modified Technique

Further study details as provided by Mansoura University:

Arms Assigned Interventions
Placebo Comparator: conventional laparoscopic cholecystectomy Procedure: conventional laparoscopic cholecystectomy
Active Comparator: modified laparoscopic cholecystectomy Procedure: modified laparoscopic cholecystectomy


Ages Eligible for Study:   10 Years to 90 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Laparoscopic cholecystectomy for symptomatic gallstones

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Conversion to laparotomy
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No publications provided Identifier: NCT01312025     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: TIE123AR
Study First Received: March 9, 2011
Last Updated: March 9, 2011
Health Authority: Egypt: Institutional Review Board processed this record on April 17, 2014