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Hypothermic Nerve Sparing Radical Prostatectomy


N/A
18 Years
N/A
Open (Enrolling by invite only)
Male
Prostate Cancer

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Trial Information

Hypothermic Nerve Sparing Radical Prostatectomy


Inclusion Criteria:



- adult males

- receiving robotic radical prostatectomy for the treatment of prostate cancer

Exclusion Criteria:

- previous radiation

- previous cryotherapy

Type of Study:

Interventional

Study Design:

Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Prevention

Outcome Measure:

The primary aim is confirmation of the feasibility and safety using an improved, more efficient and less labor intensive cooling balloon in patients undergoing hypothermic nerve-sparing RLP.

Outcome Time Frame:

During and 6 hours post surgery

Safety Issue:

Yes

Principal Investigator

Thomas Ahlering, MD

Investigator Role:

Principal Investigator

Investigator Affiliation:

University of California, Irvine

Authority:

United States: Institutional Review Board

Study ID:

2008-6397

NCT ID:

NCT00915031

Start Date:

August 2008

Completion Date:

January 2015

Related Keywords:

  • Prostate Cancer
  • Robotic prostatectomy
  • Hypothermia
  • Potency
  • Hypothermia
  • Prostatic Neoplasms

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Location

University of California, Irvine Medical CenterOrange, California  92868