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Research and Clinical Trials

LCI-BRE-BCS-RSL-001: A Randomized Single-Center Superiority Trial of Radioactive Seed Localization Versus Needle Localization for Malignant Breast Disease
Brief Description  
Primary: to compare radioactive seed localization (RSL) and wire-guided localization (WL) based on negative margins in malignant disease where negative margins is defined as no tumor on ink in invasive disease, and greater than or equal to 2mm from the inked margin in non-invasive disease (DCIS). Secondary: to compare RSL and WL base on the following: total procedure cost, subject satisfaction over time, time from subject consult to operating room, radiologist satisfaction, time in radiology, s
Who may be Eligible  
Please contact us for eligibility criteria.
Breast - Female
Start Date  
IRB Number  
Principal Investigator  
Hadzikadic-Gusic, Lejla
Contact Name  
Whitney A Stanley

For More Information, Contact  Whitney  A, Stanley
Phone:  980-442-2337 Fax:    
Email:  Whitney.Stanley@carolinashealthcare.org
Address:1021 Morehead Medical Drive Suite 2200 Charlotte, 28204