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Two or Six cm From Pylorus at Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01784510
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : February 6, 2013
Last Update Posted : February 6, 2013
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Ahmed Abdel-Raouf El-Geidie, Mansoura University

Brief Summary:
Randomized controlled trial comparing between two technique of laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy for treatment of morbid obesity. In the first technique the investigators started dissection of gastrocolic ligament 6 cm from pylorus and in the second one the distance was only 2 cm. The main primary outcome measure was weight loss.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Morbid Obesity Procedure: distance of dissection of gastrocolic ligament from pylorus Not Applicable

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 73 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single (Outcomes Assessor)
Actual Primary Completion Date : January 2013

Arm Intervention/treatment
Active Comparator: 2 cm Procedure: distance of dissection of gastrocolic ligament from pylorus
Experimental: 6 cm Procedure: distance of dissection of gastrocolic ligament from pylorus



Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. weight loss [ Time Frame: 12 months postoperative ]


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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 65 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • morbid obesity with body mass index more than 40 or 35 with at least one comorbidity

Exclusion Criteria:

  • extreme of age less than 18 or over 65 years contraindications to laparoscopy

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Locations
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Egypt
Gastroenterology Surgical Center
Mansoura, Dakahlia, Egypt, 35516
Sponsors and Collaborators
Mansoura University

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Responsible Party: Ahmed Abdel-Raouf El-Geidie, assistant professor of general surgery, Mansoura University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01784510     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 3696
First Posted: February 6, 2013    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: February 6, 2013
Last Verified: February 2013
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Obesity, Morbid
Obesity
Overnutrition
Nutrition Disorders
Overweight
Body Weight
Signs and Symptoms