A Study to Evaluate the Staple Line Control of Bleeding for MicroCutter Assisted Thoracic Surgery


About this study

The purpose of this study is to evaluate the effectiveness of the MicroCutter Stapler in a real world setting in thoracic surgery procedures.

Participation eligibility

Participant eligibility includes age, gender, type and stage of disease, and previous treatments or health concerns. Guidelines differ from study to study, and identify who can or cannot participate. There is no guarantee that every individual who qualifies and wants to participate in a trial will be enrolled. Contact the study team to discuss study eligibility and potential participation.

Inclusion Criteria

  • Has had a lobectomy or segmentectomy in which the MicroCutter Stapler and Reloads were used
  • Is willing and able to sign informed consent form to participate, allowing for collection of data

Exclusion Criteria

  • Clinician determines no vessels are suitable for the on label use of the MicroCutter Stapler and Reloads

Participating Mayo Clinic locations

Study statuses change often. Please contact the study team for the most up-to-date information regarding possible participation.

Mayo Clinic Location Status

Rochester, Minn.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Shanda Blackmon, M.D., M.P.H.

Closed for enrollment

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