Comparison of a Minimally Invasive Technique for Total Knee Replacement to a Standard Technique

This study has been completed.
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University of British Columbia Identifier:
First received: September 11, 2005
Last updated: October 12, 2011
Last verified: October 2011

Comparison of a minimally invasive technique for total knee replacement to a standard technique

Condition Intervention Phase
Procedure: knee surgery
Phase 1

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Minimally Invasive Total Knee Arthroplasty Versus a Standard Surgical Technique: a Single-blinded Single-centre Randomized Controlled Trial

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Further study details as provided by University of British Columbia:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • length of stay [ Time Frame: Unspecified ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Quality of life at 2 years [ Time Frame: Unspecified ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Estimated Enrollment: 102
Study Start Date: September 2005
Study Completion Date: April 2009
Primary Completion Date: April 2009 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Intervention Details:
    Procedure: knee surgery

Ages Eligible for Study:   19 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • No inflammatory arthritis,
  • no other lower limb problem,
  • no major comorbidity

Exclusion Criteria:


  Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00175474

Canada, British Columbia
Vancouver General Hospital
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, V5Z 1L8
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of British Columbia
Principal Investigator: Bassam Masri, MD University of British Columbia
  More Information

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Responsible Party: University of British Columbia Identifier: NCT00175474     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: C05-0036
Study First Received: September 11, 2005
Last Updated: October 12, 2011
Health Authority: Canada: Health Canada

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Joint Diseases
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Rheumatic Diseases processed this record on April 22, 2014