Expired Study
This study is not currently recruiting Study Participants on ClinicalConnection.com. If you would like to find active studies please search for clinical trials.

Denver, Colorado 80124


The purpose of this investigation is to evaluate the safety and effectiveness of the FLEXUS™ Interspinous Spacer as compared to the XSTOP® Spacer for the treatment of patients who are suffering from lumbar spinal stenosis at one or two contiguous levels.


Inclusion Criteria: - Lumbar spinal stenosis as defined by leg, buttock or groin pain, with or without back pain, that relieves during flexion, with radiographic confirmation of spinal stenosis by CT or MRI scans at one or two contiguous levels between L1 and S1. If back pain is also present, it must be partially relieved during flexion - Narrowing of the spinal canal, nerve root canal or intervertebral foramen at one or two levels - Able to sit for 50 minutes without pain - Able to walk 50 feet or more - Age 50 years or over - Has completed at least 6 months of conservative treatment - Has a Zurich Claudication Questionnaire (ZCQ) score of ≥ 1.5 for Physical Function (PF) and ≥ 1.5 for Symptom Severity (SS) - Other as specified in the approved protocol Exclusion Criteria: - Cannot sit for 50 minutes without pain - Cannot walk for more than 50 feet - Unremitting pain in any spinal position - Axial back pain only without leg, buttock, or groin pain - Fixed motor deficit - Cauda equine syndrome, defined as neural compression causing neurogenic bowel (rectal incontinence) or bladder (bladder retension or incontinence) dysfunction - Severe symptomatic lumbar spinal stenosis at more than two levels - Significant instability of the lumbar spine - Has had any surgery of the lumbar spine - Morbid obesity defined as a body mass index >40 or a weight more than 100 lbs over ideal body weight - Active systemic disease such as AIDS, HIV, Hepatitis, etc. - Active systemic or local infection - Angina, active rheumatoid arthritis, advanced diabetes or any other systemic disease that would affect the subject's welfare or outcome of the study - Osteoporosis, defined as DEXA bone density measured T-score < -2.5 - Spinal metastasis to the vertebrae - Known allergy to device materials titanium, tantalum, or polyetheretherketone (PEEK) polymer - Other as specified in approved protocol



Primary Contact:


Backup Contact:


Location Contact:

Denver, Colorado 80124
United States

There is no listed contact information for this specific location.

Site Status: N/A

Data Source: ClinicalTrials.gov

Date Processed: August 31, 2019

Modifications to this listing: Only selected fields are shown, please use the link below to view all information about this clinical trial.

Click to view Full Listing

This study is not currently recruiting Study Participants on ClinicalConnection.com. The form below is not enabled.