Effect of Subcision and Suction on Acne Scars
This trial is active, not recruiting.
|Start date||September 2012|
|End date||January 2017|
|Trial size||20 participants|
|Trial identifier||NCT01696513, STU66710|
The primary objective of this study is to determine whether the use of standard treatment in conjunction with suction will improve acne scars compared to a standard treatment alone.
|Intervention model||parallel assignment|
|Masking||single blind (outcomes assessor)|
Standard treatment for acne scars followed by suction.
Standard treatment for acne scars only
Change in acne scarring compared to baseline after treatments
time frame: Baseline and 4 months
Male or female participants from 18 years up to 65 years old.
Inclusion Criteria: - Age 18 and over - Have bilateral rolling acne scars - Are in good health - Subject has the willingness and ability to understand and provide informed consent for the use of their tissue and communicate with the investigator. Exclusion Criteria: - Under 18 years of age - Pregnancy or lactation - Unable to understand the protocol or give informed consent - Has mental illness - Recent Accutane use in the past 6 months - Prone to hypertrophic and keloidal scarring
|Official title||Pilot Split Face Randomized, Evaluator Blinded Study on the Effect of Subcision and Suctioning With a Microdermabrasion Device on Rolling Acne Scars|
|Principal investigator||Murad Alam, MD|
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