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Breast Augmentation Rehabilitation Program

This study has been withdrawn prior to enrollment.
(The resident in charge of the project has graduated so we decided to close this study)
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01857765
First Posted: May 20, 2013
Last Update Posted: October 13, 2014
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
University of British Columbia
  Purpose
The purpose of this study is to determine whether implementing a rehabilitation program can improve the post-operative time to pain free living after breast augmentation.

Condition Intervention
Breast Implants Surgery, Plastic Behavioral: Rehabilitation Behavioral: Follow-up

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double (Participant, Investigator)
Primary Purpose: Supportive Care
Official Title: How Rehabilitation Affects the Time to Pain-free Living After Endoscopic Transaxillary Subpectoral Breast Augmentation

Resource links provided by NLM:


Further study details as provided by University of British Columbia:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Time to return to baseline as measured on Visual Analogue Scale for pain [ Time Frame: Baseline, six months, and one year after surgery ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Time to return to bilateral shoulder baseline range of motion [ Time Frame: Baseline, six months, and one year after surgery ]
  • Change in psychosocial outcomes as measured by the BREAST-Q questionnaire [ Time Frame: Baseline, six months, and one year after surgery ]

Enrollment: 0
Study Start Date: May 2013
Estimated Study Completion Date: September 2014
Estimated Primary Completion Date: September 2014 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Active Comparator: Standard of Care Behavioral: Follow-up
Follow-up with surgeon's clinic
Experimental: Rehabilitation Behavioral: Rehabilitation
Range of motion stretching exercises
Behavioral: Follow-up
Follow-up with surgeon's clinic

  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • women who undergo endoscopic transaxillary subpectoral breast augmentation
  • women above the age of 18 years
  • women with a BMI 18-27

Exclusion Criteria:

  • women who underwent previous breast reconstruction (cosmetic or therapeutic)
  • women who underwent previous chest surgery
  • women with previous chest trauma
  • women who underwent previous shoulder/arm surgery
  • women with previous shoulder/arm injury
  • women who smoke
  • women who are Immunocompromised
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01857765


Locations
Canada, British Columbia
University of British Columbia
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of British Columbia
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Erin Brown, MD University of British Columbia
  More Information

Responsible Party: University of British Columbia
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01857765     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: H11-02077
First Submitted: May 9, 2013
First Posted: May 20, 2013
Last Update Posted: October 13, 2014
Last Verified: October 2014

Keywords provided by University of British Columbia:
rehabilitation
reconstructive surgery