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Evaluation of Safety and Performance of the Orbix Breast Lift System

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified October 2008 by Maastricht University Medical Center.
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
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First received: October 15, 2008
Last updated: NA
Last verified: October 2008
History: No changes posted

October 15, 2008
October 15, 2008
January 2009
January 2010   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Result after using the breast lift system,recurrence of ptosis. [ Time Frame: one year ]
Same as current
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complications [ Time Frame: one year ]
Same as current
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Evaluation of Safety and Performance of the Orbix Breast Lift System
Phase 1 Study to Evaluate the Safety and Performance of the Orbix Breast Lift System

The study is using a new breast lift system to complement a breast-lift operation.

In general there will be recurrence of breast-ptosis after a correcting operation.

With this device we want to minimize this recurrence and provide an "internal bra".

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Phase 1
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Breast Ptosis
Device: Breast lift system
During a breast operation for ptosis a device is brought into the breast and attached to the ribs, to provide lifting of the breast
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*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
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January 2011
January 2010   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

1.Female subject between 30-50 years of age 2. Subject is referred for mastopexy(breast lifting)due to one of the following reasons:

  • Breast ptosis grade I or II (minimal invasive)
  • Breast ptosis grade I to IV (open procedure)
  • pseudoptosis following breast reduction surgery 3. subject willing to participate as evidenced by signing the written informed consent 4. Minimal invasive: breast cup size <C

Exclusion Criteria:

  1. Pregnant or lactating women
  2. history of surgical procedures involving the ribs and rib cage
  3. Osteoporosis
  4. breast implants
  5. breast carcinoma
  6. auto-immune disease -
Sexes Eligible for Study: Female
30 Years to 50 Years   (Adult)
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MEC 08-1-024
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Adi Cohen, Orbix Medical
Maastricht University Medical Center
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Principal Investigator: Marjoes MP Schuckman, MD Maastricht University Hospital
Study Director: Adi Cohen Orbix medical
Maastricht University Medical Center
October 2008

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