Clinical Research Response

translating the scientific data into information you can use

A Clinical Research Response (CRR) is customized research that answers specific questions asked by clients about health technologies.

View a sampling of our Clinical Research Responses.

Fibrin Sealants for Use in Hernia Repair – Product Comparison

July 22, 2019 Clinical Research Response

The focus of this report was to compare the effectiveness of 3 fibrin sealants used for hernia repair surgeries: Artiss (Baxter), Evicel (Johnson & Johnson), and Tisseel (Baxter).

Balloon Expandable Stents for Iliac Artery Stenosis – Product Comparison

July 22, 2019 Clinical Research Response

The focus of this report is to compare 2 balloon-expandable stents for treatment of iliac artery stenosis: Lifestream® Balloon Expandable Vascular Covered Stent (Bard) and Gore® Viabahn® VBX Balloon Expandable Endoprosthesis (Gore).

Aromatherapy for Treatment of Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting

July 22, 2019 Clinical Research Response

The focus of this report is on the use of aromatherapy for the treatment of postoperative nausea and vomiting. It is intended to provide updated information related to the Clinical Research Response with the same title, originally published on April 16, 2018.

Drug Disposal Systems – Product Comparison

July 22, 2019 Clinical Research Response

The focus of this report is on the comparison of 4 drug disposal systems: Cactus Smart Sink (Stryker), RxDestroyer (C2R Global Manufacturing Inc.), Drug Buster (Medline), and Stericycle (Stericycle Inc.). It is intended to provide updated information related to the Clinical Research Response Product Comparison with the same title, originally published April 13, 2017.

Conformis Customized Knee Implants for Total Knee Arthroplasty

July 8, 2019 Clinical Research Response

The focus of this report is on use of the Conformis iTotal PS (posterior-stabilizing) and iTotal CR (cruciate-retaining) knee implants in adults undergoing total knee arthroplasty.