Robotic Assisted Surgery in Upper Aerodigestive Tract Surgery

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The University of Alabama at Birmingham

Status

Completed

Conditions

Oropharyngeal Cancer
Upper Aerodigestive Tract Neoplasms
Head and Neck Cancer
Hypopharyngeal Cancer

Treatments

Procedure: da Vinci® Robotic System

Study type

Interventional

Funder types

Other

Identifiers

NCT00473564
F061228004
HNO 0601 (Other Identifier)

Details and patient eligibility

About

To evaluate the use of the daVinci Robotic System for better visibility and access of head and neck lesions and decreased amount of surgery time.

Full description

This trial is a single institution non-randomized study to evaluate the efficacy and safety of the da Vinci® Robotic Surgical System. This study will evaluate the use of the daVinci Robotic System for better visibility and access of head and neck lesions and decreased amount of surgery time. This is a robotic system used by surgeons to perform surgery in a less invasive manner.

Enrollment

170 patients

Sex

All

Ages

20+ years old

Volunteers

No Healthy Volunteers

Inclusion criteria

  • Head and neck lesions requiring surgical resection, biopsy, or invasive treatment;
  • Lesion amendable to robotic assisted surgery treatment;
  • Age > 19 years;
  • Patient must sign informed consent.

Exclusion criteria

  • Psychological condition that renders the patient unable to understand the informed consent;
  • Poor mouth opening, with maximal opening less than 1.5 cm.

Trial design

170 participants in 1 patient group

TORS Candidates
Experimental group
Description:
Participants who consented to undergo transoral robotic-assisted surgery using the da Vinci® Robotic System
Treatment:
Procedure: da Vinci® Robotic System

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