Clinical Trial

Silicone Gel for Postsurgical Scars of the Eyelid

Study Description

Silicone Gel for Postsurgical Scars of the Eyelid

To determine whether silicone gel is effective at preventing or minimizing scar formation after eyelid surgery.

Location

Locations Selected Location

Methods

No pharmaceutical medication involved No pharmaceutical medication involved
Patients and healthy individuals accepted Patients and healthy individuals accepted

Device - silicone gel

Patients who have consented to the study will receive two tubes labeled only "left" and "right", corresponding to the side of the face to which the tube contents will be applied. One tube will contain silicone gel and the other tube will contain aquaphor. Neither the patient nor the surgeon will know what side will receive which treatment. These tubes will be given to patients at post-operative week 1 visit. Patients will be instructed to rub the solution into their eyelid incisions gently with ...read more on ClinicalTrials.org

Additional Information

Official Study Title

Efficacy of Silicone Gel Versus Placebo for Postsurgical Scars of the Eyelid

Clinical Trial ID

NCT03601247

ParticipAid ID

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