Does Cranioplasty Reduce Disability in Cases With Post Traumatic Skull Bone Defects (Cranioplasty)
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT04111562|
Recruitment Status : Recruiting
First Posted : October 1, 2019
Last Update Posted : October 1, 2019
Background: The percentage of permanent infirmities following traumatic cranial bone cranial bone defects following trauma for restoration of function and cosmoses. This study designed to evaluate the influence of cranioplasty as a method of skull repair on work capability of the patients and their employability.
Methods: The authors compared the work capability and employment of 35 patients with traumatic cranial bone defects after head trauma treated in the Neurosurgery Department of Assiut University Hospitals, Egypt from January 2013 to January 2018 before and after cranioplasty.
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Cranioplasty Disability Physical Trauma||Procedure: Cranioplasty||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||35 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Single Group Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||Does Cranioplasty Reduce Disability in Cases With Post Traumatic Skull Bone Defects|
|Actual Study Start Date :||March 3, 2017|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||March 3, 2020|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||March 3, 2020|
polymethyl methacrylate Cranioplasty
The Cranioplastic kit used (Teknimed, Biomaterials Innovation, Gentafix 1 ®, France) a biocompatible material that is composed of powder and liquid form of polymethyl methacrylate.
- Number of participants with complications [ Time Frame: 6 months up to one year ]the number of patients with complications after cranioplasty as a method of skull repair.
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