Treatment for Lymphedema

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA
Lymphedema+1 More Conditions
All Sexes

Study Summary

This trial will use a new device to measure skin elasticity in patients with lymphedema, to help understand the incidence of the condition and the outcomes of surgery to treat it.

Eligible Conditions
  • Lymphedema
  • Diagnosing Diseases

Treatment Effectiveness

Phase-Based Effectiveness

1 of 3

Study Objectives

1 Primary · 0 Secondary · Reporting Duration: Enrollment (3 years)

Enrollment (3 years)
Durometer Measurement

Trial Safety

Phase-Based Safety

1 of 3

Awards & Highlights

No Placebo Group
All patients enrolled in this trial will receive the new treatment.

Trial Design

0 Treatment Group

2000 Total Participants · 0 Treatment Group

Primary Treatment: Treatment · No Placebo Group · N/A

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: enrollment (3 years)

Who is running the clinical trial?

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical CenterLead Sponsor
791 Previous Clinical Trials
847,560 Total Patients Enrolled
Dhruv Singhal, MDPrincipal InvestigatorBeth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
1 Previous Clinical Trials
142 Total Patients Enrolled

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18+ · All Participants · 1 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “Yes” if the following statements are true for you:
You have been diagnosed with lymphedema by the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Lymphedema team or have a risk of developing lymphedema in any of your limbs.

Frequently Asked Questions

Are there opportunities for participants to join this clinical experiment?

"Yes, as per the current information on this trial is actively searching for participants. First posted on February 18th 2018, it was most recently updated in February of 2022." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

What is the maximum capacity for participants in this research?

"Affirmative, indicates that this clinical trial is presently recruiting individuals for participation. This investigation was initially posted on February 18th 2018 and recently updated as of February 11th 2022, with the goal of finding 2000 patients from a single site." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer
Please Note: These questions and answers are submitted by anonymous patients, and have not been verified by our internal team.