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Rehabilitation Care for Hip Fracture

This study is currently recruiting participants. (see Contacts and Locations)
Verified September 2013 by Taipei City Hospital
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
MUJUNG KAO, Taipei City Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01934946
First received: August 22, 2013
Last updated: September 4, 2013
Last verified: September 2013
  Purpose

Purpose: Hip fracture is a common disease on elderly. They become disabled easily if no adequate rehabilitation was given. The aim of the study is to compare the effectiveness of different types of post acute rehabilitation care for hip fracture.


Condition Intervention
Hip Fracture
Other: comprehensive rehabilitation
Other: home rehabilitation

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single Blind (Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Effectiveness of Post Acute Rehabilitation Care for Hip Fracture

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Further study details as provided by Taipei City Hospital:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Pain scale [ Time Frame: 2 weeks and 3 months after intervention ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]
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Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Barthel Activity of Daily Living [ Time Frame: 2 weeks , 3 months after intervention ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]
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Other Outcome Measures:
  • Harris Hip Score [ Time Frame: 2 weeks , 3 months after intervention ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]
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Estimated Enrollment: 150
Study Start Date: September 2013
Estimated Study Completion Date: July 2014
Estimated Primary Completion Date: July 2014 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: comprehensive rehabilitation 10 days
comprehensive rehabilitation PT OT once per day for 10 times within 14 days hospitalization
Other: comprehensive rehabilitation
received 14 days hospitalization for comprehensive rehabilitation
Placebo Comparator: home rehabilitation
home rehabilitation 6 times of PT home visit within 3 months after discharge
Other: home rehabilitation
6 times home rehabilitation services within 3 months

Detailed Description:

Method: This study will recruit 150 peoples with hip fracture from hospitals in Taipei from Jan 1, 2014 to Dec 31, 2014. The subjects from wards are randomly divided into group A, B and Group C. Each group includes 50 cases of hip fracture. Group C received 14 days hospitalization for comprehensive rehabilitation and 6 times home rehabilitation services within 3 months; Group B received 14 days hospitalization for comprehensive rehabilitation and Group A was control group.

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   60 Years to 80 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  1. more than 60 years old,
  2. hip fracture s/p within 3 months,
  3. potential for rehabilitation.

Exclusion Criteria:

  1. Active infection, such as pneumonia, UTI, osteomyelitis, wound infection
  2. Other uncontrolled medical condition, such as, dyspnea on exertion, acute renal failure, acute coronary syndrome, acute heart failure, uncontrolled diabetes, active malignancy, DVT, possibility of pulmonary embolism, acute psychosis
  3. No caregiver
  4. No potential for rehabilitation, such as severe dementia, poor cognition, poor cooperation and motivation, poor family support
  5. ESRD on Hemodialysis
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01934946

Contacts
Contact: MUJUNG KAO, MD 0919060998 woodkao35@yahoo.com.tw
Contact: KUNHUA HUANG, BS 0979309125 A2785@tpech.gov.tw

Locations
Taiwan
Taipei City Hospital Recruiting
Taipei, Taiwan, 111
Contact: MUJUNG KAO, MD    0919060998    woodkao35@yahoo.com.tw   
Principal Investigator: MUJUNG KAO, MD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Taipei City Hospital
Investigators
Principal Investigator: MUJUNG KAO, MD Taipei City Hospital
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: MUJUNG KAO, Director, Taipei City Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01934946     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: TCHIRB-1020430
Study First Received: August 22, 2013
Last Updated: September 4, 2013
Health Authority: Taiwan: Institutional Review Board

Keywords provided by Taipei City Hospital:
hip fracture

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Fractures, Bone
Hip Fractures
Wounds and Injuries
Femoral Fractures
Hip Injuries
Leg Injuries

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on August 28, 2014