Clinical Trial

Pneumatic Tourniquet After Lymph Node Removal

Study Description

Effect of Pneumatic Tourniquet on Arm Swelling After Lymph Node Removal

The purpose of the proposed study is to evaluate the acute impact of swelling caused by low-pressure tourniquet use in the setting of ipsilateral prior axillary lymph node dissection and the change in swelling reduction following tourniquet use in three limb postures versus healthy volunteers.


Locations Selected Location


No pharmaceutical medication involved No pharmaceutical medication involved
Patients and healthy individuals accepted Patients and healthy individuals accepted

Device - Tourniquet 8000

Pneumatic tourniquet with appropriate upper extremity cuff, pressure sensing, and ability to set device at 40 mmHg of pressure

Additional Information

Official Study Title

The Effect of Pneumatic Tourniquet Use on Upper Extremity Edema Following Axillary Lymph Node Dissection

Clinical Trial ID


ParticipAid ID