Data Collection of Demographics and Perioperative Care of Patients Undergoing Laparoscopic Surgery in the Department of Gynecologic Oncology
If you agree to take part in this study, your demographic information (such as your age,
race, medical and surgical history, and type of cancer) will be collected. Information
about the type of surgical procedure performed on you, your care during and after your
surgery, any problems related to your surgery, and details about your follow-up care will be
entered into a research database. This information will be collected from patients seen at
M. D. Anderson since January 1, 1990. It will be used for future research studies.
The research database will be updated, after about 1 year, to include information on your
disease outcome, treatment, and/or follow-up care. This information will be collected from
your medical record, if possible. If it is not in your medical record, you may again be
contacted so that researchers can learn this information.
Your participation in this study will continue up to 5 years after your laparoscopic
This is an investigational study. Up to 1,000 patients will take part in this study. All
will be enrolled at M. D. Anderson.
Collect, both prospectively and retrospectively, data on demographics, perioperative care, and patient outcomes in patients undergoing laparoscopic surgery.
Pedro Ramirez, MD
M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
United States: Institutional Review Board
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