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Intraoperative Pathway in DIEP Flap Breast Reconstruction

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00543764
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : October 15, 2007
Results First Posted : July 6, 2012
Last Update Posted : July 6, 2012
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Bernard T. Lee, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Brief Summary:
Efficiency in the operating room can be difficult in long cases with multiple surgeons. We used a team based approach to develop an intraoperative pathway for microsurgical breast reconstruction with a deep inferior epigastric perforator flap.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Breast Cancer Other: Use of an intraoperative pathway

Detailed Description:
A team based approach was developed with an intraoperative pathway for microsurgical breast reconstruction with a deep inferior epigastric perforator flap.

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 150 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Intraoperative Pathway in DIEP Flap Breast Reconstruction
Study Start Date : January 2005
Actual Primary Completion Date : December 2008
Actual Study Completion Date : February 2011

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Group/Cohort Intervention/treatment
Pre pathway
Pre pathway
Post pathway
Post pathway
Other: Use of an intraoperative pathway
Utilization of an intraoperative pathway



Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Operative Time [ Time Frame: 3 years ]
    Length of Time in surgery



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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients undergoing breast reconstruction
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • All cases prior to pathway

Exclusion Criteria:


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Locations
United States, Massachusetts
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Boston, Massachusetts, United States, 02215
Sponsors and Collaborators
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Bernard T Lee, MD Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Responsible Party: Bernard T. Lee, Assistant Professor in Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00543764     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2007-P-000266/1
First Posted: October 15, 2007    Key Record Dates
Results First Posted: July 6, 2012
Last Update Posted: July 6, 2012
Last Verified: May 2012

Keywords provided by Bernard T. Lee, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center:
Intraoperative Pathway
Breast Reconstruction
DIEP flap