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Utility of Preoperative Massage in Breast Surgery Patients


N/A
18 Years
N/A
Open (Enrolling)
Both
Anxiety, Presurgical Anxiety, Breast Cancer

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Trial Information

Utility of Preoperative Massage in Breast Surgery Patients


Inclusion Criteria:



- Male or female

- Must speak English

- Able to give consent

- 18 years of age or older

- Undergoing first procedure outpatient breast/axillary surgery at Vassar Brothers
Medical Center

Exclusion Criteria:

- Anxiolytics or antidepressants medications during the previous 24 hours

- Any condition that would prohibit receiving a massage

- IV medications prior to presurgical holding VAS assessment

Type of Study:

Interventional

Study Design:

Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Prevention

Outcome Measure:

Anxiety level

Outcome Description:

Assessments will be done immediately post registration and immediately prior to surgery

Outcome Time Frame:

Upon arrival at the hospital for scheduled surgery and again immediately prior to surgery. Expected interval between measurements estimated to be less than 120 minutes.

Safety Issue:

No

Principal Investigator

Angela Keleher, M.D.

Investigator Role:

Principal Investigator

Investigator Affiliation:

Vassar Brothers Medical Center

Authority:

United States: Institutional Review Board

Study ID:

2012-2

NCT ID:

NCT01667328

Start Date:

June 2012

Completion Date:

Related Keywords:

  • Anxiety
  • Presurgical Anxiety
  • Breast Cancer
  • Anxiety
  • Presurgical anxiety
  • Breast Cancer
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Breast Neoplasms

Name

Location

Vassar Brothers Medical CenterPoughkeepsie, New York  12601