Wound closure for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
1
Effectiveness
1
Safety
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome+1 MoreWound closure - Procedure
Eligibility
18+
All Sexes
What conditions do you have?
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Study Summary

This trial found that there was no difference in patient satisfaction or cosmetic outcome between absorbable and non-absorbable sutures.

Eligible Conditions
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Trigger Finger

Treatment Effectiveness

Study Objectives

1 Primary · 0 Secondary · Reporting Duration: 1 year

1 year
Scar formation with the Patient and Observer Scare Assessment Scale

Trial Safety

Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

Non-absorbable suture
1 of 2
Absorbable suture
1 of 2

Active Control

Experimental Treatment

130 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: Wound closure · No Placebo Group · N/A

Absorbable suture
Procedure
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Wound closure · Intervention Types: Procedure
Non-absorbable suture
Procedure
ActiveComparator Group · 1 Intervention: Wound closure · Intervention Types: Procedure
Treatment
First Studied
Drug Approval Stage
How many patients have taken this drug
Wound closure
2018
N/A
~300

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: 1 year

Who is running the clinical trial?

Mayo ClinicLead Sponsor
2,919 Previous Clinical Trials
3,516,850 Total Patients Enrolled
9 Trials studying Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
1,037 Patients Enrolled for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Peter C RheePrincipal InvestigatorMayo Clinic

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18+ · All Participants · 2 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “Yes” if the following statements are true for you:
You are undergoing a primary open carpal tunnel release or primary trigger finger pulley release.