National Register Studies in Thoracic Surgery
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03567538|
Recruitment Status : Active, not recruiting
First Posted : June 25, 2018
Last Update Posted : June 25, 2018
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment|
|Lung Cancer Pulmonary Metastasis Surgery||Procedure: Thoracic surgery|
The purpose of this research project is to study risks and outcomes in patients who underwent thoracic surgery, primarily for lung cancer. We aim to establish a fundament for the conduct of nationwide population-based studies by linking patient-level data from the Swedish quality register for thoracic surgery (ThoR) and other national health-data registers maintained by the government agencies Statistics Sweden and the National Board of Health and Welfare. Cross-linking patient-level data is possible through the Personal Identity Number assigned to every individual who has resided in Sweden on a permanent basis. The Swedish Personal Identity Number is the unique identifier in all national registers.
Specifically, we aim:
- To analyze the association between socioeconomic factors and prognosis in patients undergoing pulmonary resection for lung cancer.
- To investigate the implementation of minimally invasive surgery for lung cancer in Sweden.
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Actual Enrollment :||20000 participants|
|Official Title:||National Register Studies in Thoracic Surgery|
|Actual Study Start Date :||January 1, 2018|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||January 2023|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||January 2024|
- Procedure: Thoracic surgery
Thoracic surgery, pulmonary resection, minimally invasive thoracic surgery, video assisted thoracic surgery (VATS)
- All-cause mortality [ Time Frame: 15 years ]Death from any cause
- Postoperative complications [ Time Frame: 30 days ]Complications related to surgery
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT03567538
|Karolinska University Hospital|
|Stockholm, Sweden, 171 76|
|Principal Investigator:||Ulrik Sartipy, MD, PhD||Karolinska University Hospital/Karolinska Institutet|