Reconstructions With Back Donor Site Flaps and Validation of Quality of Life Scales

ID# NCT04526561


Recruitment Status: Recruiting

Estimated Study Completion Date: December 31, 2025

HS Connect listed this in: September 2020


Sponsor: Vastra Gotaland Region

Information provided by (Responsible Party): Vastra Gotaland Region


Brief Summary:


The latissimus dorsi flap is the oldest and most used technique for breast reconstruction. Nonetheless, there are few studies evaluation the long-term effect of harvesting one of the muscles of the back. This project has four parts.


Validation of scales/instrument for Swedish.

Long-term results after reconstruction with latissimus dorsi- a ten year retrospective follow-up.

Thoracodorsal artery perforator flap (TDAP) vs latissimus dorsi flap- a randomized controlled trial - breast reconstruction.

TDAP vs Limber flap - a randomized controlled trial- reconstruction of axillary hidradenitis suppurativa.


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Sahlgrenska university hospital

Gothenburg, Sweden, 413 45


Contact Information: 


Contact: Emma Hansson, PhD, MD Phone: +46313421000 Email:


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