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.

Silicone Foam Dressings – Product Comparison

October 16, 2018 Clinical Research Response

The focus of this report is to compare 2 silicone foam dressings for sacral pressure ulcers: Mepilex Border Sacrum (Molnlycke Health Care) and Optifoam Gentle Silicone-Faced Foam and Border with Liquitrap (Medline).

StimRouter System (Bioness) for Shoulder Pain After Stroke

October 16, 2018 Clinical Research Response

This report will focus on the evidence supporting the use of StimRouter (Bioness Inc.) for the treatment of pain associated with shoulder subluxation in post-stroke patients.

Enhanced-View Totally Extraperitoneal (eTEP) Technique with Kii Fios First Entry (Applied Medical Resource Corp.) for Hernia Repair

October 11, 2018 Clinical Research Response

This report will focus on the published evidence related to the Kii Fios First Entry trocar used for an enhanced-view totally extraperitoneal (eTEP) technique in hernia repairs.

Carpentier-Edwards PERIMOUNT Magna Ease Valve (Edwards Lifesciences Corp) Versus Trifecta Valve (Abbott) – Product Comparison

October 10, 2018 Clinical Research Response

The focus of this report is to compare the clinical evidence for 2 aortic valve replacement devices: Carpentier-Edwards PERIMOUNT Magna Ease Valve (Edwards Lifesciences Corp) and Trifecta Valve (Abbott).

REBOA Procedure Performed in the Emergency Department in Trauma Patients

October 9, 2018 Clinical Research Response

This report will focus on the evidence pertaining to resuscitative endovascular balloon occlusion of the aorta as a strategy to control traumatic hemorrhage in the emergency department.