Wound Necrosis in Lower Extremity Surgery


About this study

Researchers are performing this study to evaluate if intraoperative angiography can be shown numerically to determine which wounds are at high risk of wound necrosis/breakdown.

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:

  • Surgical indication for high risk lower extremity surgery

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Previous high risk lower extremity surgery
  • Revision high risk lower extremity surgery
  • Traumatic amputation
  • Active infection of any kind or chronic infection with HIV, Hepatitis C, or Syphilis

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

Brandon Yuan, M.D.

Closed for enrollment

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