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Allocation: Non-Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment, Masking: Open Label
Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-07-23T21:08:51-0400
The purpose of this clinical study is to demonstrate that the Vitala™ Continence Control Device is both safe and effective when worn up to 12 hours per day.
Conventional hand-stitching colostomy involves extensive hand-stitching by the surgeon. There are significant variations in the outcome of surgery due to differences in the suture techniqu...
The study evaluates the efficacy of a new 2-piece appliance in patients with colostomy.
The main objective of this study was to determine the frequency of the practice of colonic irrigation (CI) among patients with a colostomy,. Other objectives are: - To compare t...
Refractory rectal bleeding of chronic radiation proctitis (CRP) is still problematic and does not respond to medical treatments including reagents, endoscopic argon plasma coagulation (APC...
Fournier's gangrene is a fatal necrotising fasciitis of the perineum, genitals and lower abdomen. Patients often need an aggressive surgical debridement, and in few cases, a diverting colostomy. We re...
As the author stated, the Atamanalp classification system for sigmoid volvulus (SV) recommends percutaneous endoscopic colostomy (PEC) for class IB patients, who are non-gangrenous, over 70 years of a...
Parastomal hernia is a frequent complication of an abdominal wall stoma. Surgical repairs have high complication and recurrence rates. Several different techniques have been suggested to prevent paras...
An open abdomen complicated with small-bowel fistulae becomes a complex wound for local infection, systemic sepsis and persistent soiling irritation by intestinal content. While controlling the fistul...
Low Hartmann's resection (LHR) and intersphincteric abdominoperineal resection (iAPR) are both feasible options in the treatment of rectal cancer when restoration of bowel continuity is not desired. T...
The surgical construction of an opening between the colon and the surface of the body.
In a clinical trial or interventional study, participants receive specific interventions according to the research plan or protocol created by the investigators. These interventions may be medical products, such as drugs or devices; procedures; or change...