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Upright Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Study - Breast Implant Shell Geometry and Edge Scalloping

This study has been completed.
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Ideal Implant Incorporated Identifier:
First received: November 9, 2010
Last updated: November 10, 2010
Last verified: November 2010

The purpose of this study is to determine how different types of breast implants contour to the chest wall.

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Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: Breast Implant Shell Geometry and Edge Scalloping: A Study Using the Upright MRI Machine

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Enrollment: 18
Study Start Date: July 2007
Study Completion Date: May 2010
Primary Completion Date: May 2010 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Ages Eligible for Study:   20 Years to 50 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Female
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

Women 20-50 who previously had primary breast augmentation or replacement of existing breast implants.


Inclusion Criteria:

  • had previous primary breast augmentation
  • had previous replacement of breast implants
  • has Baker Class I breast implant capsule

Exclusion Criteria:

  • has scar capsule contracture around the breast implants of Baker Class II-IV
  • is pregnant or may be pregnant
  • has possibility or previous history of metallic foreign body
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Responsible Party: Robert S Hamas, MD, President, Ideal Implant Incorporated Identifier: NCT01238601     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: Imaging Study of Implants
Study First Received: November 9, 2010
Last Updated: November 10, 2010
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board

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