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Novel Stoma Support Belt User Trial

Novel Stoma Support Belt User Trial

We are looking for stoma patients interested in trying a novel support belt aimed at prevention of parastomal hernias. Study subjects will participate in a 2-week long study, with free study-related consultations with top physicians at the UW Medical Center.

Stop worrying about ostomy complications and get back to your life!

Participant Eligibility

Inclusion criteria

  • Have a gastrointestinal stoma – a colostomy or ileostomy – that is mature
  • Stable stoma function – without pain or obstruction at the stoma
  • Adults 18 years of age and older

Exclusion criteria

  • Brand new stoma (within 8 weeks post-op)
  • Current parastomal hernia diagnosis
  • Signs of peristomal pyoderma gangrenosum (ulceration in area around the stoma)
  • History of stoma prolapse (stoma protruding outside of the body)
  • Received urostomy
  • Patient is unable to fill out our daily journal for progress tracking
  • Patient wants to concurrently use another hernia belt during the 2-week at home trial


Kenza Coubrough
(971) 444-5740

Additional Study Details

Full Study Title
Quinton Parastomal Hernia Support Harness Usability Study

Study ID: STUDY00003240
Start Date: 10/18/2017
End Date: 10/17/2020

Mika Sinanan MD, PhD – PI

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Study Site(s)

University of Washington

1959 NE Pacific Clinical Research Center (Pacific Tower, 7th Floor)
Seatte, Washington 98105


Use the link below to send a message to the study coordinator, or call the number above to speak directly with a study representative.

I am interested in this research study.