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Primary Birmingham Hip Resurfacing Arthroplasty Using a Metal-on-Metal Couple in the Young Active Patient

This study has been completed.
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University Hospital, Ghent Identifier:
First received: February 1, 2006
Last updated: February 17, 2009
Last verified: February 2009
To prospectively obtain data about the clinical and radiological results of the resurfacing technique as primary hip prosthesis in young active patients

Condition Intervention
Indications for a Total Hip Prosthesis
Device: Primary Birmingham hip resurfacing arthroplasty using a metal-on-metal couple

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Primary Birmingham Hip Resurfacing Arthroplasty Using a Metal-on-Metal Couple in the Young Active Patient

Further study details as provided by University Hospital, Ghent:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Clinical and radiological results

Estimated Enrollment: 250
Study Start Date: November 1998
Study Completion Date: January 2009
Primary Completion Date: January 2009 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Total hip prosthesis

Exclusion Criteria:

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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00285948

University Hospital Ghent
Ghent, Belgium, 9000
Sponsors and Collaborators
University Hospital, Ghent
Principal Investigator: Rene Verdonk, MD, PhD University Hospital, Ghent
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Additional Information:
Responsible Party: René Verdonk, University Hospital Ghent Identifier: NCT00285948     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2004/339
Study First Received: February 1, 2006
Last Updated: February 17, 2009 processed this record on April 25, 2017