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Long Term Complaints After Elective Repair for Small Umbilical or Epigastric Hernias

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified December 2011 by Koege Sygehus.
Recruitment status was  Recruiting
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Liv Erritzøe-Jervild, Koege Sygehus
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01501682
First received: December 18, 2011
Last updated: December 28, 2011
Last verified: December 2011
  Purpose

The purpose of this study is to compare the long-term complaints after ventral hernia repair after insertion of different types of mesh compared with primary suture. Also recurrence of hernia will be discussed.


Condition
Ventral Hernia

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Long Term Complaints After Elective Repair for Small Umbilical or Epigastric Hernias

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Further study details as provided by Koege Sygehus:

Estimated Enrollment: 150
Study Start Date: February 2011
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2011
Estimated Primary Completion Date: December 2011 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts
primary suture
operated with primary suture
other mesh
operated with insertion of another mesh
ventralex
operated with insertion of ventralex mesh

Detailed Description:

The purpose of this study is to compare the long-term complaints after ventral hernia repair after insertion of different types of mesh compared with primary suture. Based on a questionnaire selected patients will be invited to clinical examination for recurrence and more detailed interview.

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

operated for ventral hernia from the year 2004 to the year 2009 at Koege Hospital

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • operated for ventral hernia from the year 2004 to the year 2009

Exclusion Criteria:

  • liver cirrhosis
  • pregnancy
  • combined hernia
  • operation for ventral hernia and other operation
  • laparoscopic operation
  • acute operation
  • recurrence of hernia
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01501682

Contacts
Contact: Frederik helgstrand, MD freh@regionsjaelland.dk
Contact: Thue Bisgaard thb@regionsjaelland.dk

Locations
Denmark
Koege hospital Recruiting
Koege, Denmark, 4600
Contact: Liv Erritzøe-Jervild    +4526182900    liver@stud.ku.dk   
Sub-Investigator: Frederik Helgstrand, M.D         
Sub-Investigator: Thue Bisgaard, M.D, ph.d         
Principal Investigator: Liv Erritzøe-Jervild         
Køge sygehus Recruiting
Køge, Denmark, 4600
Contact: Frederik Helgstrand, MD       freh@regionsjaelland.dk   
Sub-Investigator: Frederik Helgstrand, MD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Koege Sygehus
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Liv Erritzøe-Jervild Køge Hospital
  More Information

No publications provided by Koege Sygehus

Additional publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Liv Erritzøe-Jervild, stud.med, Koege Sygehus
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01501682     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: ventralexmesh_KoegeHospital
Study First Received: December 18, 2011
Last Updated: December 28, 2011
Health Authority: Denmark: Ethics Committee

Keywords provided by Koege Sygehus:
ventralex
ventral hernia

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Hernia
Hernia, Ventral
Hernia, Abdominal
Pathological Conditions, Anatomical

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on November 25, 2014