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Uterine Balloon Treatment for Heavy Period Bleeding.

2014-07-23 21:47:53 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The purpose of this research is to determine the proportion of women who achieve permanent cessation of bleeding after Uterine Balloon Therapy (UBT) for the treatment of heavy uterine bleeding.

Description

This study was also designed to determine the effect of a post procedure curettage on bleeding patterns and post-operative discharge and pain.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Control: Historical Control, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment

Conditions

Menorrhagia

Intervention

Uterine Balloon Therapy, Uterine Balloon Therapy

Status

Completed

Source

Ethicon, Inc.

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-07-23T21:47:53-0400

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