The Effects of Lower Right Limb Orthopedic Immobilization on Driving Performance

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Collaborator:
BSN Medical Inc
Information provided by:
Université de Sherbrooke
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00950729
First received: March 2, 2009
Last updated: August 13, 2009
Last verified: August 2009
Results First Received: March 2, 2009  
Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized;   Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment;   Masking: Open Label;   Primary Purpose: Basic Science
Conditions: Walking Cast Right Leg Immobilisation Effects
Aircast Right Leg Immobilisation Effects
Interventions: Procedure: Driving with running shoes
Procedure: Plaster cast
Procedure: Driving with Aircast

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Recruitment Details
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march 2007 to june 2007 recruitment was done at the CHUS

Pre-Assignment Details
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Reporting Groups
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Participant Flow for 3 periods

Period 1:   Driving With Running Shoes
    Healthy Subjects  
STARTED     48 [1]
COMPLETED     48 [2]
NOT COMPLETED     0  
[1] March 2007
[2] June 2007

Period 2:   Driving With Plaster Cast
    Healthy Subjects  
STARTED     48  
COMPLETED     48  
NOT COMPLETED     0  

Period 3:   Driving With Aircast
    Healthy Subjects  
STARTED     48  
COMPLETED     48  
NOT COMPLETED     0  



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Population Description
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Baseline Measures
    Healthy Subjects  
Number of Participants  
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  48  
Age  
[units: participants]
 
<=18 years     0  
Between 18 and 65 years     48  
>=65 years     0  
Age  
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Mean ± Standard Deviation
  42.27  ± 10.06  
Gender  
[units: participants]
 
Female     24  
Male     24  
Region of Enrollment  
[units: participants]
 
Canada     48  



  Outcome Measures
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1.  Primary:   Mean Breaking Time Measured on a Driving Car Simulator   [ Time Frame: June 2007 to September 2007 ]

2.  Primary:   Mean Breaking Force Measured on a Driving Car Simulator   [ Time Frame: June 2007 to September 2007 ]


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Certain Agreements:  
All Principal Investigators ARE employed by the organization sponsoring the study.


Results Point of Contact:  
Name/Title: François Cabana
Organization: Centre hospitalier universitaire de Sherbrooke (CHUS)
phone: 1-819-346-1110 ext 14233
e-mail: francois.cabana@usherbrooke.ca


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Responsible Party: Francois Cabana, Centre hospitalier universitaire de Sherbrooke (CHUS)
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00950729     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: Socrate
Study First Received: March 2, 2009
Results First Received: March 2, 2009
Last Updated: August 13, 2009
Health Authority: Canada: Ethics Review Committee