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Data Collection Study of Raw Thermal Images for the Purpose of Developing a Device for Early Detection of Breast Cancer

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00821613
First Posted: January 13, 2009
Last Update Posted: February 8, 2012
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Real Imaging Ltd.
  Purpose
Collection of thermal "images" of women with breast tumors in varying degrees of severity and of healthy women with no breast findings, in order to evaluate and improve Real Imaging's device ("RI4.0"), capabilities which will assist in early detection of breast cancer.

Condition
Breast Cancer

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Official Title: Collection of Raw Data of Thermal Imaging for the Purpose of Developing a Device for Early Detection of Breast Cancer

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Further study details as provided by Real Imaging Ltd.:

Enrollment: 1827
Study Start Date: September 2009
Study Completion Date: February 2012
Primary Completion Date: February 2012 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Subjects with a breast abnormality (identified by mammography, ultrasound, MRI and/or a clinical examination) summoned for breast biopsy or subjects summoned for a routine screening examination.
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Gender: female
  • Age: 18 years and older
  • Subjects with a breast abnormality (identified by mammography, ultrasound, MRI and/or a clinical examination) summoned for breast biopsy or subjects summoned for a routine screening examination.
  • Subject who have signed an informed consent form.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Subjects who have had a mammography, ultrasound, and/or MRI examination performed on the day of the study, prior to being "imaged" by RI4.0.
  • Subjects who have undergone any type of breast surgery throughout the 6 weeks preceding the study.
  • Subjects who have had a breast biopsy performed throughout the 6 weeks preceding the study.
  • Subjects who have undergone a mastectomy.
  • Subjects who have a large scar (causing breast deformation) following breast lumpectomy and/or any other cause (e.g. accident).
  • Subjects with prior breast reduction surgery or breast augmentation surgery.
  • Subjects who have a fever on the day of their biopsy.
  • Subjects who are pregnant.
  • Subjects who are breast-feeding.
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00821613


Locations
Israel
Hadassah Ein Kerem Medical Center
Jerusalem, Israel
Meir Medical Center
Kfar Saba, Israel
Rabin Medical Center
Petah Tikva, Israel
Sheba Medical Center
Ramat Gan, Israel
Kaplan Medical Center
Rehovot, Israel, 76100
Assuta Ramat Hachayal Hospital
Tel Aviv, Israel
Sponsors and Collaborators
Real Imaging Ltd.
  More Information

Responsible Party: Real Imaging Ltd.
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00821613     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: Pr-118-8061 ver. 004
QMS number: 960-PRL-09011
First Submitted: January 12, 2009
First Posted: January 13, 2009
Last Update Posted: February 8, 2012
Last Verified: February 2012

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Breast Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Neoplasms
Breast Diseases
Skin Diseases