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Study To Evaluate Upper Arm Autologous Fat Transfer

This study has been completed.
Information provided by:
Sound Surgical Technologies, LLC. Identifier:
First received: March 9, 2011
Last updated: March 23, 2012
Last verified: March 2012
The objective of this pilot study is to observe the utility of autologous transfer of fat collected using ultrasonic assisted liposuction into the upper arms with ultrasonic visualization.

Condition Intervention
Cosmetic and Circumferential Change After Fat Transfer Procedure: Autologous fat transfer

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Pilot Study To Evaluate Upper Arm Autologous Fat Transfer

Further study details as provided by Sound Surgical Technologies, LLC.:

Enrollment: 10
Study Start Date: March 2011
Study Completion Date: March 2012
Primary Completion Date: December 2011 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
Autologous fat transfer Procedure: Autologous fat transfer
Autologous fat transfer from abdomen to upper arms


Ages Eligible for Study:   20 Years to 50 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Male
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Male patients undergoing abdominal liposuction who wish autologous fat transfer to the upper arms

Inclusion Criteria:

  1. Is male.
  2. Is between 20 and 50 years of age, inclusive, on the day of enrolment.
  3. Is to undergo abdominal liposuction.
  4. Wishes to undergo autologous fat transfer to the upper arms.

Exclusion Criteria:

  1. Currently enrolled in another device or drug study that has not completed the required follow-up period, or has completed all other study-required follow-up less than 30 days before enrolment in this study.
  2. Undergoing body contouring for reconstruction following injury or disease.
  3. Deemed inappropriate candidates for the surgical procedures for any reason.
  4. Are unwilling to undergo the study procedures or participate fully in all follow-up.
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01313000

United States, California
Dr David Matlock
Beverly Hills, California, United States, 90069
Sponsors and Collaborators
Sound Surgical Technologies, LLC.
  More Information

Responsible Party: David Matlock, Vaser HiDef Liposculpturing Institute of Beverly Hills Identifier: NCT01313000     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: SST2001-1
Study First Received: March 9, 2011
Last Updated: March 23, 2012

Keywords provided by Sound Surgical Technologies, LLC.:
fat, transfer, autologous fat transfer, bicep processed this record on August 21, 2017