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Evaluating the Effectiveness and Outcomes of Silicone Breast Prosthetics

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: NCT00594490
Recruitment Status : Active, not recruiting
First Posted : January 15, 2008
Last Update Posted : October 11, 2018
Mentor Worldwide, LLC
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Gregory R. Evans, University of California, Irvine

Brief Summary:
This trial will evaluate the outcome of placement of silicone breast prosthetics.

Condition or disease
Breast Cancer

Detailed Description:
Patients will be evaluated for complications following placement of silicone breast prostheses.

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Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 20 participants
Observational Model: Other
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Adjunct Study for Silicone Gel-Filled Mammary Prosthesis
Study Start Date : January 2001
Estimated Primary Completion Date : January 2025
Estimated Study Completion Date : January 2025

Resource links provided by the National Library of Medicine

patients undergoing placement of silicone breast prosthetics

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
women undergoing breast reconstruction

Inclusion Criteria:

  • over 18 undergoing breast reconstruction

Exclusion Criteria:

  • patients with collagen vascular diseases, rheumatoid arthritis, scleroderma, etc.

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00594490

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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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Principal Investigator: Gregory Evans The University of California, Irvine
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Responsible Party: Gregory R. Evans, Professor, University of California, Irvine Identifier: NCT00594490    
Other Study ID Numbers: 2001-2192
First Posted: January 15, 2008    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: October 11, 2018
Last Verified: October 2018
Keywords provided by Gregory R. Evans, University of California, Irvine:
Breast, reconstruction, silicone