A Comparative Study of the Outcomes of 2 Surgical Procedures for Safe Type of Chronic Otitis Media

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified December 2005 by Karnataka Institute of Medical Sciences.
Recruitment status was  Active, not recruiting
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Karnataka Institute of Medical Sciences
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00271778
First received: January 3, 2006
Last updated: NA
Last verified: December 2005
History: No changes posted

January 3, 2006
January 3, 2006
July 2003
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  • Pure tone audiometry
  • Impedance audiometry
  • Otoendoscopy
  • External ear canal dimensions
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A Comparative Study of the Outcomes of 2 Surgical Procedures for Safe Type of Chronic Otitis Media
A Randomized Control Study of the Outcomes of Mastoidotympanoplasty Versus Tympanoplasty in Quiescent Tubotympanic Otitis Media

Mastoidotympanoplasty is a recognised surgery that is performed for chronic otitis media. But whether mastoidectomy in addition to tympanoplasty is really necessary in each and every case of quiescent chronic otitis media still remains controversial. Hence this study has been undertaken to study the differences in the outcomes of the 2 surgical procedures performed for chronic otitis media in a randomized control design.

Design: single blinded randomized control study. Setting: Tertiary referral medical college hospital. Sample size: 60. No of groups: 2 [30 cases in each group]. Group 1: Patients undergoing mastoidotympanoplasty. Group 2: Patients undergoing tympanoplasty only. No of strata: 3.

Outcomes:

  1. Improvement of hearing
  2. Closure of tympanic perforation
  3. Recurrence of disease
  4. external ear canal stenosis

Tools for measurement of outcomes [before and after surgery]:

  1. Pure tone audiometry
  2. Impedance audiometry
  3. Otoendoscopy
  4. External ear canal dimensions
Interventional
Phase 3
Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single Blind
Primary Purpose: Treatment
  • Chronic Otitis Media
  • Tubotympanic Disease
Procedure: mastoidotympanoplasty and tympanoplasty
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Active, not recruiting
60
June 2006
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Inclusion Criteria:Chronic tubotympanic otitis media in quiescent phase with intact ossicular chain -

Exclusion Criteria:1. atticoantral otitis media 2. Specific otitis media 3. Sensorineural hearing loss 4. Fixed/Dislocated ossicular chain 5. Uncorrectable disease focus in nose/throat 6. Chronic otitis media in active phase 7. Chronic otitis media with complications 8. Extensive unresectable tympanosclerosis

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Both
10 Years to 50 Years
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India
 
NCT00271778
M06b/2003-04
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Karnataka Institute of Medical Sciences
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Principal Investigator: Vikram K Bhat, MS, DNB. Karnataka Institute of Medical Sciences, Hubli, India
Study Director: Khaja Naseeruddin, MS, DLO. Vijayanagar Institute of Medical Sciences, Bellary, India
Karnataka Institute of Medical Sciences
December 2005

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