Web Based Investigation of Natural History of Keloid; An Online Survey of Patients With Keloid
This trial intends to gather very basic clinical information about keloid, its patterns of presentation, family history, ethnic background and correlation with the type of keloid, as well as prior treatment results that patients have had received.
|Study Design:||Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
|Official Title:||Web Based Investigation of Natural History of Keloid; An Online Survey of Patients With Keloid|
- Determine the prevalence different phenotypes of keloid in participants. [ Time Frame: Two years ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]Prevalence of different phenotypes of keloid will be measured in the study population and reported. Prevalence of familial keloid in the study population will also be determined and reported. Data will be analyzed to determine the distribution of keloid among different ethic groups. Data will be analyzed to report the percentage of patients who have had one or more treatments and the percentage of patients who have had successful treatments.
|Study Start Date:||November 2011|
|Estimated Study Completion Date:||June 2017|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date:||December 2016 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
Patients with keloid disorder.
All participants have a clinical diagnosis of keloid.
This will be a web based study, whereby patients will have to read and acknowledge the consent form online. Once patients agree and acknowledge the terms of the consent form, they will gain access to the questionnaire pages.
For those who are under age of 18, a parent or a legal guardian must sign the consent form and answer the online questions on behalf of the patient.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01423981
|United States, New York|
|Michael H. Tirgan, MD|
|New York, New York, United States, 10023|
|Principal Investigator:||Michael H Tirgan, MD||St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center|