Lacerations clinical trials at UCSF
1 research study open to eligible people
open to eligible people ages 18 years and up
This will be a prospective, randomized controlled trial assessing noninferiority of Vicryl Rapide compared to nonabsorbable suture. The study will be conducted in the Community Regional Medical Center emergency department (ED). The aim of this study, then, is to prospectively determine if 3-month cosmesis for traumatic laceration repair of trunk/extremity lacerations in adult patients with Vicryl Rapide is noninferior to nonabsorbable suture.
Fresno, California and other locations
Our lead scientists for Lacerations research studies include Brian Chinnock, MD.