Bed Sores (Decubitus Ulcers) Clinical Trials

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An RCT on Support Surfaces for Pressure Ulcer Prevention

Pressure injuries are a serious health care problem and affect millions of people. Most pressure injuries are avoidable with the application of best practices and with the use of appropriate technology. Support surfaces are a crucial component of any comprehensive prevention strategy. Decades of research have produced moderate and low …

pressure ulcer prevention
pressure injuries
pressure injury
  • 10 May, 2021
  • 1 location
Confirm Safety and Performance of Avance Solo and Avance Solo Adapt NPWT Systems

The primary objective of this post market clinical follow-up (PMCF) investigation is to confirm the safety and performance of AvanceSolo and AvanceSolo Adapt NPWT Systems in low to moderate exuding chronic wounds when used in accordance with the Instructions for Use, for up to 28 days.

diabetic foot
  • 20 Jul, 2021
  • 12 locations
Fluid Immersion Simulation (FIS) System Versus Air Fluidized Bed (AFB) System for Pressure Ulcers

The primary objective is to compare the efficacy of the FIS on closure rate to the AFB after 2 weeks of operative debridement and closure.

  • 22 Jan, 2021
  • 1 location
Peripheral Catheter Pressure Ulcer Prevention in Pediatry : Use of Compresses Versus Standard Care

Peripheral venous catheterisation is a multi-daily practice in a paediatric ward. In our pediatrics department, nurses have observed for several years now the appearance of pressure sore-like skin lesions at the junction of the peripheral venous catheter with the extension tube. A ward habit has spontaneously developed of applying a …

  • 30 Mar, 2021
  • 1 location
CMAP Refinement for Pressure Injury Prevention

For Veterans with spinal cord injury who use a wheelchair, pressure injuries related to sitting are a significant daily threat to well-being. Pressure injuries are costly to treat, negatively impact quality of life and community participation, and can be life threatening. Moving or shifting at regular intervals in the wheelchair …

pressure injuries
pressure injury
complete spinal cord injury
spinal cord disorder
  • 12 May, 2021
  • 1 location
Prevention of Pressure Ulcer by Lateral Tilt Bed in Neurocritical Care

Patient positioning is an essential part of a preventive strategy for neurocritical care patients. The aim of the study will be to determine whether the positioning of the bed is the same or better compared to the positioning of the patient's bed in the presence of pressure ulcer.

  • 27 Jan, 2021
  • 1 location
A Prospective Randomized Clinical Trial of PRP Concepts Fibrin Bio-Matrix in Chronic Non-Healing Pressure Ulcers

To assess the efficacy of the PRP Concepts Fibrin Bio-Matrix and compare its performance with usual and customary practice for the treatment of chronic non-healing pressure ulcers (PU).

  • 19 Apr, 2021
  • 2 locations
Negative Pressure Wound Therapy With Instillation of Saline Solution Versus Collagenase Ointment in Full-thickness Wounds

Evaluation of wound bed surface area containing clean, healthy viable tissue in full-thickness wounds.

negative pressure wound therapy
serum pregnancy test
  • 20 Apr, 2021
  • 15 locations
Pressure Ulcers in Patients Receiving Enteral Nutrition Therapy and Their Relationship With Gut Microbiota

Participants will be randomly assigned to the experimental group where they will be given enteral nutrition formula rich in zinc and arginine plus a symbiotic (Probinul- Ca.Di.GROUP S.r.l.) once a day for 90 days or the control group where they will receive only the enteral nutrition formula rich in zinc …

tube feeding
nutritional support
  • 15 Feb, 2021
  • 1 location
Interactive Telehealth for Pressure Ulcer Prevention After SCI

The goal of this module project is to establish the efficacy of a portable sensor and app-based biofeedback technology system for promoting effective pressure relief behaviors and reducing risk of pressure ulcer development among wheelchair users. In collaboration with the participating SCIMS centers, the investigators will conduct a randomized clinical …

spinal injury
pressure ulcer prevention
pressure ulcer
  • 22 Jan, 2021
  • 4 locations