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Hip Fracture Characterization With Ultrasound Exam

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified March 2007 by Rabin Medical Center.
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00461669
First Posted: April 18, 2007
Last Update Posted: April 18, 2007
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Information provided by:
Rabin Medical Center
  Purpose
Hip fractures are usually classified according to their X-ray as subcapital, pertrochanteric. We examine hip fractures with ultrasound in order to characterize the fractures with several parameters.

Condition Intervention
Hip Fractures Procedure: ultrasound examination of the hip

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Defined Population
Primary Purpose: Screening
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Time Perspective: Prospective

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Further study details as provided by Rabin Medical Center:

Estimated Enrollment: 100
Study Start Date: April 2007
  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   50 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • patients over 50 years with x rays showing a hip fracture

Exclusion Criteria:

  • previous fracture or surgical intervention in the hip
  • fracture over 3 days old
  • pregnancy
  • flexion contracture of hip
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00461669


Contacts
Contact: Alon Burg, MD 972-3-9376158 alonb@clalit.org.il

Locations
Israel
Rabin Medical Center Not yet recruiting
Petah Tikva, Israel
Principal Investigator: Alon Burg, MD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Rabin Medical Center
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Alon Burg, MD Rabin Medical Center
  More Information

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00461669     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: HIPUS-2
First Submitted: April 16, 2007
First Posted: April 18, 2007
Last Update Posted: April 18, 2007
Last Verified: March 2007

Keywords provided by Rabin Medical Center:
hip
fracture
ultrasound

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Fractures, Bone
Hip Fractures
Wounds and Injuries
Femoral Fractures
Hip Injuries
Leg Injuries