Treatment for Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00184158|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 16, 2005
Last Update Posted : August 22, 2017
The researchers want to find out the best treatment for cubital tunnel. The researchers establish the degree of nerve compression and then the patients are randomised to different treatment alternatives, ranging from conservative to operative treatments.
The study is performed at 5 different hospitals in Norway.
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Cubital Tunnel Syndrome||Procedure: decompression||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||81 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||Cubital Tunnel Treatment, Evaluation of Conservative and Operative Alternatives|
|Actual Study Start Date :||January 2005|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||January 2009|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||January 2009|
- Procedure: decompression
Conservative, simple decompression and nerve transfer
- electroneurography (ENGelectroneurography (ENG) before and after the operation and to see if it is consistent with the patient evaluation.
- patient satisfaction
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00184158
|St Olavs Hospital|
|Trondheim, Norway, 7006|
|Study Director:||Vilhjalmur Finsen, Prof||NTNU|