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Reparation of Cartilage Injuries in the Human Knee by Implantation of Fresh Human Allogenic Chondrocytes

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified December 2014 by University Hospital, Ghent.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00263432
First Posted: December 8, 2005
Last Update Posted: December 5, 2014
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Collaborator:
University Ghent
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
University Hospital, Ghent
  Purpose
Implantation of fresh human allogenic chondrocytes in human knee cartilage injuries to obtain a repair and prevention of secondary osteoarthritis

Condition Intervention
Cartilage Injuries in the Human Knee Procedure: Human allogenic chondrocytes

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Reparation of Cartilage Injuries in the Human Knee by Implantation of Fresh Human Allogenic Chondrocytes

Further study details as provided by University Hospital, Ghent:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Healing of the cartilage injuries [ Time Frame: After 2 years ]

Estimated Enrollment: 10
Study Start Date: August 2011
Estimated Study Completion Date: July 2015
Estimated Primary Completion Date: July 2015 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: 1
Implantation of fresh human allogenic chondrocytes
Procedure: Human allogenic chondrocytes
Implantation of fresh human allogenic chondrocytes in human knee cartilage injuries

  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 65 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Important cartilage injury in the knee

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Important axis deviation
  • Inflammatory joint disorder
  • Severe obesity
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00263432


Contacts
Contact: Karl Fredrik Almqvist, MD, PhD fredrik.almqvist@UGent.be

Locations
Belgium
University Hospital Ghent Recruiting
Ghent, Belgium, 9000
Contact: Karl Fredrik Almqvist, MD, PhD       fredrik.almqvist@UGent.be   
Sponsors and Collaborators
University Hospital, Ghent
University Ghent
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Karl Fredrik Almqvist, MD, PhD University Hospital, Ghent
  More Information

Additional Information:
Responsible Party: University Hospital, Ghent
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00263432     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2001/245
First Submitted: December 4, 2005
First Posted: December 8, 2005
Last Update Posted: December 5, 2014
Last Verified: December 2014

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Wounds and Injuries