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Investigation of the Added Value of a Big Toe Hinged Brace for the Treatment of Hallux Rigidus

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00284284
Recruitment Status : Withdrawn
First Posted : January 31, 2006
Last Update Posted : May 12, 2009
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
University Hospital, Ghent

Brief Summary:
Comparison of the added value of a rehabilitation brace to standard rehabilitation by physiotherapy

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Hallux Rigidus Device: Use of a rehabilitation brace Not Applicable

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment : 50 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Investigation of the Added Value of a Big Toe Hinged Brace for the Treatment of Hallux Rigidus



Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Mobility of the big toe joint


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Ages Eligible for Study:   40 Years to 75 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Hallux rigidus

Exclusion Criteria:


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Sponsors and Collaborators
University Hospital, Ghent
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Rene Verdonk, MD, PhD University Hospital, Ghent

Additional Information:
Responsible Party: René Verdonk, University Hospital Ghent
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00284284     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2005/171
First Posted: January 31, 2006    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: May 12, 2009
Last Verified: April 2009

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Hallux Rigidus
Hallux Limitus
Foot Deformities, Acquired
Foot Deformities
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Joint Diseases
Foot Injuries
Leg Injuries
Wounds and Injuries