Treatment of Faecal Incontinence With Sacral Nerve Stimulation - Improved Function With Stimulation Bilaterally? (SNS)
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00913601|
Recruitment Status : Terminated (Prematurely stopped, as no beneficial effect was evident for bilateral stimulation after interim analysis of the first 20 patients.)
First Posted : June 4, 2009
Last Update Posted : July 3, 2014
University of Aarhus
MEDTRONIC DANMARK A/S Arne Jacobsens Alle 17 DK-2300 København S Danmark
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Jakob Jakobsen, University of Aarhus
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Recruitment Status :||Terminated|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||May 2013|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||July 2013|
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