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Implantation of Porous Titanium Prosthesis in Laryngeal Surgery

2014-08-27 03:49:11 | BioPortfolio

Summary

This study evaluates a medialization implant to treat vocal cord paralysis, to permit it to adjust the quality of the voice under local or general anesthesia. The aim is to restore phonation using a porous titanium prosthesis in laryngeal surgery.

Study Design

Allocation: Non-Randomized, Control: Historical Control, Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment

Conditions

Vocal Cord Paralysis

Intervention

Vocal fold medialization (thyroplasty) prosthesis by insertion of a new implant allowing very easy and quick setting

Location

Service d'Oto-Rhino-Laryngologie et de Chirurgie Cervico-Faciale, Hôpital de Hautepierre
Strasbourg
France

Status

Not yet recruiting

Source

University Hospital, Strasbourg, France

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:49:11-0400

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