Fallopian Tube Removal as a Method of Ovarian Cancer Prevention: A Descriptive Study
The purpose of this study is to better understand why women choose to have their fallopian tubes removed as a method for ovarian cancer prevention. This will be done through a paper questionnaire and phone interviews. The investigators hope to gain information that will allow us to better counsel women about ovarian cancer prevention.
|Study Design:||Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Retrospective
|Official Title:||Patients Salpingectomy as a Method of Ovarian Cancer Prevention: A Descriptive Study|
- Describe subject experience in undergoing Salpingectomy as a means of riks reduction [ Time Frame: At conclusion of study ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]Subjects will provide information on their reason for choosing salpingectomy and the process they went through in undergoing this procedure
|Study Start Date:||December 2011|
|Estimated Study Completion Date:||August 2014|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date:||August 2014 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
Fallopian tube removal
Women who have had one or both fallopian tube(s) removed as method of ovarian cancer prevention.
Women will be found eligible for this study after an eligibility questionnaire given over the phone. If one is found eligible, she will be sent a consent and paper survey to fill out and send back to the research coordinator. Once that is completed, she will be given a phone interview in order answer additional questions of interest. Lastly, the study participant will be contacted once a year over the phone to obtain follow-up information.
|Contact: Kathy J Agnew, BSfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|United States, Washington|
|University of Washington||Recruiting|
|Seattle, Washington, United States, 98195|
|Contact: Kathy J Agnew, BS 206-685-7927 email@example.com|
|Principal Investigator: Elizabeth Swisher, MD|
|Principal Investigator:||Elizabeth Swisher, MD||University of Washington|