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Randomized Controlled Study Comparing Three Different Techniques for Open Hernia Repair

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Anders Thorell, Karolinska Institutet
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01699971
First received: October 1, 2012
Last updated: October 3, 2012
Last verified: September 2012

October 1, 2012
October 3, 2012
October 2006
March 2009   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
postoperatively pain [ Time Frame: Postoperative 36 month ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
Visual analog scale (VAS)
Same as current
Complete list of historical versions of study NCT01699971 on ClinicalTrials.gov Archive Site
  • Quality of life [ Time Frame: 36 month postoperative ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
    SF36
  • frequency of recurrencies [ Time Frame: postopertive 36 month ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
    check patients journal
Same as current
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Randomized Controlled Study Comparing Three Different Techniques for Open Hernia Repair
Randomized Controlled Study Comparing Three Different Techniques for Open

The primary aim is to evaluate if PSH and/or ultrapro mesch reduces chronic groin pain postoperatively compared to lichtenstein mesh. The second aim is to evaluate quality of life, recovery from surgery and frequency of recurrencies in the three groups

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Interventional
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Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single Blind (Subject)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Inguinal Hernia
  • Procedure: Hernia repair
    Hernia repair admodum Lichtenstein with polypropylene mesh
  • Procedure: Hernia repair
    Hernia repair with Ultra Pro Hernia System (UHS)
  • Procedure: Hernia repair
    Hernia repair with Prolene Hernia System(PHS)
Active Comparator: Lichtenstein
Hernia repair with lichtenstein propylene mesh
Interventions:
  • Procedure: Hernia repair
  • Procedure: Hernia repair
  • Procedure: Hernia repair
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*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
 
Completed
160
March 2012
March 2009   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • 18-75 years
  • unilateral primary hernia
  • open surgery

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Recurrent Hernia
  • Bilateral Hernia
  • laparoscopic surgery
  • Female
Male
18 Years to 75 Years
No
Contact information is only displayed when the study is recruiting subjects
Sweden
 
NCT01699971
2006/672-31/4
No
Anders Thorell, Karolinska Institutet
Karolinska Institutet
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Principal Investigator: Anders Thorell, Assoc Prof Karolinska Institutet
Karolinska Institutet
September 2012

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