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Reconstructive Surgical Approach for Pincer Nail

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02939521
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : October 20, 2016
Last Update Posted : October 20, 2016
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
MARIA DEL MAR RUIZ HERRERA, Clínica María del Mar Ruiz

Brief Summary:
A prospective design that studies the effects of a new technique for the treatment of pincer nails. The technique consists of a flattening of the bone of the distal phalanx with a frontal skin lifting that is performed in patients with a pincer nail deformity. Visual Analog Scale (VAS) will be measure before surgery, one month and one year after surgery.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Pincer Nail Procedure: Surgery Not Applicable

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 10 participants
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Reconstructive Surgical Approach for Pincer Nail
Study Start Date : September 2014
Actual Primary Completion Date : July 2016
Actual Study Completion Date : July 2016

Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: Surgery
Consists of a dorsal flattening of of the bone at the distal phalanx, with a frontal lifting of the distal skin of the toe
Procedure: Surgery



Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Change in Pain - 10 points Visual Analog Scale (VAS) [ Time Frame: Change in Pain will be measured with a VAS: at baseline, after 1 month of treatment and after 1 year after treatment ]


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Ages Eligible for Study:   16 Years and older   (Child, Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Pincer nail deformity
  • At least 5 years of pain in the nail
  • Prior unsuccessful conservative treatments

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Medical or mental conditions that contraindicate surgical treatment of the condition.

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Sponsors and Collaborators
Clínica María del Mar Ruiz
Investigators
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Study Director: Mª del Mar Ruíz-Herrera, DPM Mª del Mar Ruiz Clinic

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Responsible Party: MARIA DEL MAR RUIZ HERRERA, Director, Clínica María del Mar Ruiz
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02939521     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: Maria del Mar Ruiz-Herrera
First Posted: October 20, 2016    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: October 20, 2016
Last Verified: October 2016
Individual Participant Data (IPD) Sharing Statement:
Plan to Share IPD: No

Keywords provided by MARIA DEL MAR RUIZ HERRERA, Clínica María del Mar Ruiz:
Pincer Nail
Surgery