Open Ventral Hernia Repair for Ventral Hernias

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
1
Effectiveness
1
Safety
Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH
Ventral Hernias+2 More
Ventral Hernia Repair - Procedure
Eligibility
18+
All Sexes
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Study Summary

This is a randomized trial comparing open retromuscular ventral hernia repair to robotic retromuscular ventral hernia repair.

Eligible Conditions

  • Ventral Hernias

Treatment Effectiveness

Effectiveness Progress

1 of 3

Study Objectives

1 Primary · 9 Secondary · Reporting Duration: 30 days

Day 30
Post-operative wound complications
Quality of life scores using European Hernia Society (EuraHS) scale
30 days
Direct cost
Length of Stay
Other post operative complications
Readmission rate
Day 30
Hernia Related Specific Quality of Life Score
Hernia recurrence
Opioid consumption
5 days after surgery
Acute pain scores

Trial Safety

Safety Progress

1 of 3

Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

Open Ventral Hernia Repair
1 of 2
Robotic Ventral Hernia Repair
1 of 2
Active Control

200 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: Open Ventral Hernia Repair · No Placebo Group · N/A

Open Ventral Hernia Repair
Procedure
ActiveComparator Group · 1 Intervention: Ventral Hernia Repair · Intervention Types: Procedure
Robotic Ventral Hernia Repair
Procedure
ActiveComparator Group · 1 Intervention: Ventral Hernia Repair · Intervention Types: Procedure

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Approximate Timeline
Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: 30 days
Closest Location: Cleveland Clinic · Cleveland, OH
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2004First Recorded Clinical Trial
3 TrialsResearching Ventral Hernias
972 CompletedClinical Trials

Who is running the clinical trial?

The Cleveland ClinicLead Sponsor
929 Previous Clinical Trials
1,388,721 Total Patients Enrolled
5 Trials studying Ventral Hernias
1,170 Patients Enrolled for Ventral Hernias
Lucas BeffaLead Sponsor
Lucas Beffa, MDPrincipal InvestigatorThe Cleveland Clinic

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18+ · All Participants · 4 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “yes” if the following statements are true for you:
The hernia is between 7 and 15 cm wide.
You have a body mass index (BMI) of less than or equal to 45.

About The Reviewer

Michael Gill preview

Michael Gill - B. Sc.

First Published: October 9th, 2021

Last Reviewed: August 12th, 2022

Michael Gill holds a Bachelors of Science in Integrated Science and Mathematics from McMaster University. During his degree he devoted considerable time modeling the pharmacodynamics of promising drug candidates. Since then, he has leveraged this knowledge of the investigational new drug ecosystem to help his father navigate clinical trials for multiple myeloma, an experience which prompted him to co-found Power Life Sciences: a company that helps patients access randomized controlled trials.