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Evaluation the Feasibility of the FOSTI Device

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Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified November 2008 by Optivasive Ltd..
Recruitment status was:  Active, not recruiting
First Posted : November 14, 2008
Last Update Posted : November 14, 2008
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Optivasive Ltd.

Brief Summary:
Feasibility of accurate differentiation between malignant and benign tissue using the FOSTI device on surgically removed tissue

Condition or disease

Detailed Description:

Characterization of the optical fiber sensor's interaction with the tissue.

Creating a database of tissue lesions and their 'optical signature' (lesion classifier).

Optimization of the FOSTI device by minimizing the false-positive and false-negative results.

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Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 50 participants
Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: Evaluation the Feasibility of the FOSTI Device Accurately and in a Real Time Way to Differentiate Malignant From Benign Tissue (Performed ex Vivo) in Cancer Surgery
Study Start Date : March 2008

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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Older Adult
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
The study population will consist of subjects who undergo cancer surgery

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Subjects of all ages.
  • Subject is able, agree and sign the Informed Consent Form.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Subject has any conditions, which precludes compliance with study

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00791609

Sponsors and Collaborators
Optivasive Ltd.
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Study Director: Anatoliy Babchenko Optivasive Ltd.
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Responsible Party: Anatoliy Babchenko, Optivasive Ltd. Identifier: NCT00791609    
Other Study ID Numbers: OpVe-HI-08-001
First Posted: November 14, 2008    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: November 14, 2008
Last Verified: November 2008
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