Condition category
Surgery
Date applied
28/09/2007
Date assigned
28/09/2007
Last edited
27/08/2008
Prospective/Retrospective
Retrospectively registered
Overall trial status
Completed
Recruitment status
No longer recruiting

Plain English Summary

Not provided at time of registration

Trial website

Contact information

Type

Scientific

Primary contact

Mrs Bhuvaneswari Bibleraaj

ORCID ID

Contact details

University Hospital of South Manchester NHS Foundation Trust
Wythenshawe Hospital
Southmoor Road
Manchester
M23 9LT
United Kingdom
+44 (0)161 291 2078
honey223@hotmail.com

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0226180190

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

To compare the use of Dermabond skin glue and skin suture on the CABG leg donor site.

Ethics approval

Not provided at time of registration

Study design

Randomised controlled trial

Primary study design

Interventional

Secondary study design

Randomised controlled trial

Trial setting

Hospitals

Trial type

Treatment

Patient information sheet

Not available in web format, please use the contact details below to request a patient information sheet

Condition

Surgery: Coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG)

Intervention

1. Normal practice: usual bridging technique of harvesting long saphenous vein from the leg, and skin closure with 3/0 undyed stitch after subcutaneous layer
2. After normal subcutaneous layer closure, wound cleaned with dry swab and dermabond applied. Pressure bandage then applied.

Intervention type

Procedure/Surgery

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

Healing of the leg wound, less infection rate, early rehabilitation, cosmetic effect of the scar, early discharge

Secondary outcome measures

No secondary outcome measures

Overall trial start date

11/05/2006

Overall trial end date

03/11/2006

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

All elective patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting with all Consultants in Wythenshawe Hospital after patient permission.

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Not Specified

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

100

Participant exclusion criteria

1. Emergency coronary artery bypass grafting patients
2. Not currently taking part in another research project
3. Patients who do not want to participate in the study

Recruitment start date

11/05/2006

Recruitment end date

03/11/2006

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

University Hospital of South Manchester NHS Foundation Trust
Manchester
M23 9LT
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

Record Provided by the NHSTCT Register - 2007 Update - Department of Health

Sponsor details

The Department of Health
Richmond House
79 Whitehall
London
SW1A 2NL
United Kingdom
+44 (0)20 7307 2622
dhmail@doh.gsi.org.uk

Sponsor type

Government

Website

http://www.dh.gov.uk/Home/fs/en

Funders

Funder type

Government

Funder name

University Hospital of South Manchester NHS Foundation Trust (UK), NHS R&D Support Funding

Alternative name(s)

Funding Body Type

Funding Body Subtype

Location

Results and Publications

Publication and dissemination plan

Not provided at time of registration

Intention to publish date

Participant level data

Not provided at time of registration

Results - basic reporting

Publication summary

2008 presentation at Society of Cardiothoracic Surgeons Meeting, Edinburgh 2008.

Publication citations

Additional files

Editorial Notes