Adept (icodextrin 4% solution) reduces adhesions after laparoscopic surgery for adhesiolysis: a double-blind, randomized, controlled study.

@article{Brown2007Adept4,
  title={Adept (icodextrin 4% solution) reduces adhesions after laparoscopic surgery for adhesiolysis: a double-blind, randomized, controlled study.},
  author={Colin B. Brown and Anthony A. Luciano and D. Chris Martin and Elizabeth Peers and Alison Scrimgeour and Gere S. Dizerega},
  journal={Fertility and sterility},
  year={2007},
  volume={88 5},
  pages={1413-26}
}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the efficacy and safety of Adept (4% icodextrin solution) in reducing adhesions after laparoscopic gynecological surgery involving adhesiolysis. DESIGN Multicenter, prospective, randomized, double-blind study comparing Adept with lactated Ringer's solution (LRS). PATIENT(S) Four hundred two patients randomized intraoperatively to Adept (n = 203) or LRS (n = 199) returned for second laparoscopy within 4-8 weeks. Incidence, severity, and extent of adhesions were… CONTINUE READING

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