Intraoperative Pathway in DIEP Flap Breast Reconstruction

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Bernard T. Lee, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00543764
First received: October 12, 2007
Last updated: May 25, 2012
Last verified: May 2012
  Purpose

Efficiency in the operating room can be difficult in long cases with multiple surgeons. We used a team based approach to develop an intraoperative pathway for microsurgical breast reconstruction with a deep inferior epigastric perforator flap.


Condition Intervention
Breast Cancer
Other: Use of an intraoperative pathway

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Intraoperative Pathway in DIEP Flap Breast Reconstruction

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Further study details as provided by Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Operative Time [ Time Frame: 3 years ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]
    Length of Time in surgery


Enrollment: 150
Study Start Date: January 2005
Study Completion Date: February 2011
Primary Completion Date: December 2008 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
Pre pathway
Pre pathway
Post pathway
Post pathway
Other: Use of an intraoperative pathway
Utilization of an intraoperative pathway
Other Name: Use of an intraoperative pathway

Detailed Description:

A team based approach was developed with an intraoperative pathway for microsurgical breast reconstruction with a deep inferior epigastric perforator flap.

  Eligibility

Genders Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

Patients undergoing breast reconstruction

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • All cases prior to pathway

Exclusion Criteria:

  • None
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Locations
United States, Massachusetts
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Boston, Massachusetts, United States, 02215
Sponsors and Collaborators
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Bernard T Lee, MD Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Bernard T. Lee, Assistant Professor in Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00543764     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2007-P-000266/1
Study First Received: October 12, 2007
Results First Received: October 19, 2010
Last Updated: May 25, 2012
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board

Keywords provided by Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center:
Intraoperative Pathway
Breast Reconstruction
DIEP flap

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Breast Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Neoplasms
Breast Diseases
Skin Diseases

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on October 19, 2014