Use of Banana Leaf Dressing on Donor Site Wounds
This trial is active, not recruiting.
|Condition||split thickness skin graft donor site wounds.|
|Treatments||banana leaf dressing, hydrocolloid dressing (duoderm cgf)|
|Sponsor||University of the Philippines|
|Start date||October 2006|
|End date||September 2007|
|Trial size||10 participants|
|Trial identifier||NCT02083900, NIH (TRB) 2005-002|
Prospective Randomized double-blind controlled trial comparing the healing rate, infection rate, pain score, ease of care and scar formation of Banana leaf dressing versus hydrocolloid dressing.
|Endpoint classification||efficacy study|
|Intervention model||parallel assignment|
|Masking||double blind (subject, caregiver)|
Healing Assessment and Efficacy of the dressing
time frame: 8th post harvest day
time frame: taken from 24hours, on the 48th and 72 hour post skin harvest
Male or female participants from 20 years up to 40 years old.
Inclusion Criteria: - Patient undergoing harvesting of skin graft one or both thigh - Surgery under general anesthesia - Given informed consent and has accomplished a written inform consent Exclusion Criteria: - Patient with uncontrolled medical condition such as diabetes or hypertension - Pregnant females - Patients in whom legs or back was used as donor site - Surgery under regional anesthesia - Refused inclusion into the study - Patients who had previous skin harvesting on the area of the study
|Official title||Use of Banana Leaf Dressing on Donor Site Wounds: A Prospective Randomized Control Study|
|Description||Prospective Randomized double-blind controlled trial comparing the healing rate, infection rate, pain score, ease of care and scar formation of Banana leaf dressing versus hydrocolloid dressing. Adult patients with no uncontrolled medical condition admitted at Philippine General Hospital Burn Center requiring split thickness skin graft for their burn. this is to compare the efficacy and safety of Banana Leaf Dressing with Hydrocolloid dressing among patients undergoing split thickness skin graft for their burn.|
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