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Following the Use of Gel Prosethetics in Breast Reconstruction

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT00585884
Recruitment Status : Active, not recruiting
First Posted : January 3, 2008
Last Update Posted : October 11, 2018
Mentor Worldwide, LLC
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
University of California, Irvine

Brief Summary:
Following placement of silicone breast prosthetics for reconstruction

Condition or disease
Breast Cancer

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

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Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 20 participants
Observational Model: Other
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
Study Start Date : January 2000
Estimated Primary Completion Date : January 2025
Estimated Study Completion Date : January 2025

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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Older Adult
Sexes 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

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00585884

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United States, California
The University of California Irvine
Orange, California, United States, 92868
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of California, Irvine
Mentor Worldwide, LLC
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Study Chair: Jeff Lewis Mentor Worldwide, LLC
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Responsible Party: University of California, Irvine Identifier: NCT00585884    
Other Study ID Numbers: 2000-1383
First Posted: January 3, 2008    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: October 11, 2018
Last Verified: October 2018
Keywords provided by University of California, Irvine:
Reconstruction, Silicone prostheses