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Shoe Inserts for Treating Osteoarthritis of the Knee

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00032240
First Posted: March 13, 2002
Last Update Posted: June 4, 2013
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Collaborator:
National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS)
Information provided by:
Boston University
  Purpose
This trial will test shoe inserts for the treatment of knee osteoarthritis, the most common form of knee arthritis. Those with disease on the inner (medial) aspect of the knee will be studied.

Condition Intervention Phase
Osteoarthritis, Knee Device: Shoe Insert Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment
Masking: Double
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Randomized Trial of a Wedged Insole for Treatment of Osteoarthritis of the Knee

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Further study details as provided by Boston University:

Estimated Enrollment: 90
Study Start Date: February 2002
Study Completion Date: August 2006
Primary Completion Date: August 2006 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   45 Years to 85 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Medial knee osteoarthritis
  • Pain
  • No foot problems
  • Lives in Boston, Massachusetts Metro area
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00032240


Locations
United States, Massachusetts
Boston University Medical Center
Boston, Massachusetts, United States, 02118
Sponsors and Collaborators
Boston University
National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS)
Investigators
Principal Investigator: David T. Felson, MD Boston University
  More Information

Publications:
Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00032240     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: P60AR047785 ( U.S. NIH Grant/Contract )
NIAMS-076
First Submitted: March 12, 2002
First Posted: March 13, 2002
Last Update Posted: June 4, 2013
Last Verified: June 2013

Keywords provided by Boston University:
Biomechanics

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis, Knee
Arthritis
Joint Diseases
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Rheumatic Diseases