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Use of Graft Tensioner Device in ACL (Knee) Repair

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
University of British Columbia Identifier:
First received: September 18, 2005
Last updated: March 1, 2017
Last verified: March 2017
Compares tension of an ACL graft when using a commercial device vs. the tension of the graft applied by a physician during surgery.

Condition Intervention
Torn Anterior Cruciate Ligament (Knee) Procedure: ACL surgery

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Participant
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Randomized Clinical Trial to Assess the Clinical Effectiveness of a Measured Objective Tensioning in Hamstring ACL Reconstruction

Further study details as provided by University of British Columbia:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Endpoints Measured at 6, 12, 18 months post op compared to pre-op [ Time Frame: Unspecified ]

Enrollment: 130
Study Start Date: December 2010
Study Completion Date: May 18, 2012
Primary Completion Date: May 18, 2012 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Intervention Details:
    Procedure: ACL surgery

Ages Eligible for Study:   19 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

Torn ACL amenable to surgery

Exclusion Criteria:

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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00221273

Sponsors and Collaborators
University of British Columbia
Principal Investigator: J Leith, MD University of British Columbia
  More Information

Responsible Party: University of British Columbia Identifier: NCT00221273     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: H05-70302
Study First Received: September 18, 2005
Last Updated: March 1, 2017 processed this record on June 23, 2017