Dislocated Unstable Distal Both-Bone Forearm Fractures in Children
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00398268|
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 Distal Child Treatment||Procedure: Kirschner-wire fixation||Not Applicable|
children who arrive at the emergency unit with a dislocated both-bone distal forearm fracture will be asked to join the trial.
After an unstable reposition, the fracture will be fixated with 2 Kirschner-wires. The arm will be immobilised in above elbow cast during 4 weeks. 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:||Single Group Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||Treatment of Unstable Dislocated Both-Bone Distal Forearm Fractures in Children: A Follow-up Study|
|Study Start Date :||January 2006|
- pronation and supination
- complications, function, esthetics, complains in daily living, X-rays
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00398268
|HAGA, location Juliana Children's Hospital||Recruiting|
|Den Haag, Zuid Holland, Netherlands|
|Contact: joost w colaris, drs 0031642220265 email@example.com|
|Principal Investigator:||joost w colaris, drs|