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Prospective and Comparative Analysis of Arthroscopic and Open Surgery for Hallux Rigidus

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00284362
Recruitment Status : Withdrawn
First Posted : January 31, 2006
Last Update Posted : May 19, 2009
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Study Description
Brief Summary:
Comparison between arthroscopic and open surgery for hallux rigidus.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Hallux Rigidus Procedure: Arthroscopic or open surgery for hallux rigidus

Study Design

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment : 60 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Prospective and Comparative Analysis of Arthroscopic and Open Surgery for Hallux Rigidus
Arms and Interventions


Outcome Measures

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Duration of hospitalisation
  2. Duration of rehabilitation and sick leave
  3. Wound healing

Eligibility Criteria

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Ages Eligible for Study:   40 Years to 60 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Hallux rigidus

Exclusion Criteria:

Contacts and Locations

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

Additional Information:
Responsible Party: René Verdonk, University Hospital Ghent
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00284362     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2004/095
First Posted: January 31, 2006    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: May 19, 2009
Last Verified: February 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