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Clinical and Economic Outcomes With the Use of SERI® Surgical Scaffold in Direct-to-implant Breast Reconstruction

This study has been withdrawn prior to enrollment.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Allergan ( Allergan Medical ) Identifier:
First received: January 9, 2014
Last updated: October 8, 2014
Last verified: July 2014
The objective of this study is to prospectively observe clinical and economic outcomes with the use of SERI® in direct-to-implant breast reconstruction.

Condition Intervention
Breast Reconstruction Device: Biodegradable (purified) surgical silk scaffold

Study Type: Interventional

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Further study details as provided by Allergan ( Allergan Medical ):

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Incidence rate of implant loss (SERI® and breast implant) [ Time Frame: 52 weeks ]

Enrollment: 0
Estimated Primary Completion Date: June 2016 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: SERI® Surgical Scaffold Device: Biodegradable (purified) surgical silk scaffold


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 65 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Be willing to undergo immediate breast reconstruction following a skin-sparing or nipple sparing mastectomy with healthy, sufficiently thick, well-vascularized skin flaps, and the implantation of SERI® Surgical Scaffold and breast implant
  • Be female, between 18 and 65 years of age at the time of enrollment

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Have undergone prior radiation treatment on the study breast(s) and/or is preoperatively evaluated to require radiation treatment to the study breast(s) during the course of the study
  • Have undergone a skin reducing mastectomy
  • Have a BMI that is <17 or ≥ 30
  • Predicted implant weight more than 500 grams
  • Have a known allergy to silk
  • Have an abscess or active infection at any location within one month prior to surgery
  • Be pregnant, lactating, or if of childbearing potential, be unwilling to use contraceptive methods and avoid pregnancy throughout the study
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Responsible Party: Allergan Medical Identifier: NCT02033590     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: SURE-005
Study First Received: January 9, 2014
Last Updated: October 8, 2014 processed this record on September 21, 2017