Following the Use of Gel Prosethetics in Breast Reconstruction

This study is ongoing, but not recruiting participants.
Mentor Worldwide, LLC
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
University of California, Irvine Identifier:
First received: December 26, 2007
Last updated: February 6, 2013
Last verified: February 2013

Following placement of silicone breast prosthetics for reconstruction

Breast Cancer

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Core Gel Study of the Safety and Effectiveness of Mentor Round Low Bleed Gel-filled Mammary Prostheses in Patients Who Are Undergoing Primary Breast Reconstruction or Revision

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Further study details as provided by University of California, Irvine:

Enrollment: 20
Study Start Date: January 2000
Estimated Study Completion Date: January 2025
Estimated Primary Completion Date: January 2025 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Detailed Description:

Patients undergoing breast reconstruction will be followed for outcomes after placement of silicone prostheses


Genders Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

women over 18 undergoing breast reconstruction


Inclusion Criteria:

  • Women undergoing breast surgery

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Collagen vascular disease, Scleroderma
  Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00585884

United States, California
The University of California Irvine
Orange, California, United States, 92868
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of California, Irvine
Mentor Worldwide, LLC
Study Chair: Jeff Lewis Mentor Worldwide, LLC
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: University of California, Irvine Identifier: NCT00585884     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2000-1383
Study First Received: December 26, 2007
Last Updated: February 6, 2013
Health Authority: United States: Food and Drug Administration

Keywords provided by University of California, Irvine:
Reconstruction, Silicone prostheses

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Breast Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Breast Diseases
Skin Diseases processed this record on April 17, 2014