Treatment of Stable Both-Bone Midshaft Forearm Fractures in Children
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00398242|
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified November 2006 by Colaris, Joost, M.D..
Recruitment status was: Recruiting
First Posted : November 10, 2006
Last Update Posted : November 10, 2006
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Fracture Forearm Midshaft Child Treatment||Device: above or below elbow cast for the last 3 weeks of treatment||Not Applicable|
children who arrive at the emergency unit with a stable both-bone midshaft forearm fracture will be asked to join the trial.
If the fracture will be stable during reposition in the operating room, a randomization between 2 kinds of plaster treatment will be done.
Outpatient clinic visits till a follow-up of 6 months. During these visits we will investigate: consolidation and dislocation on X-ray, function of both arms, complains in daily living and complications.
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Enrollment :||60 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Crossover Assignment|
|Official Title:||Treatment of Stable Both-Bone Midshaft Forearm Fractures in Children: A Randomized Trial Between Treatment With Above Elbow Cast and a Combination of Above- and Below Elbow Armcast.|
|Study Start Date :||January 2006|
- pronation and supination
- complications, function, esthetics, complains in daily living, X-rays
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00398242
|Contact: Joost W Colarisemail@example.com|
|HAGA, location Juliana Children's Hospital||Recruiting|
|Den Haag, Zuid Holland, Netherlands|
|Contact: Joost W Colaris, Drs 00316-42220265 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Erasmus Medical Centre location Sophia Children's hospital||Recruiting|
|Rotterdam, Zuid Holland, Netherlands|
|Contact: Joost W Colaris|
|Principal Investigator:||Joost W Colaris, Drs|