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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
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Rabin Medical Center Identifier:
First received: April 16, 2007
Last updated: NA
Last verified: March 2007
History: No changes posted
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

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

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
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00461669

Contact: Alon Burg, MD 972-3-9376158

Rabin Medical Center Not yet recruiting
Petah Tikva, Israel
Principal Investigator: Alon Burg, MD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Rabin Medical Center
Principal Investigator: Alon Burg, MD Rabin Medical Center
  More Information Identifier: NCT00461669     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: HIPUS-2
Study First Received: April 16, 2007
Last Updated: April 16, 2007

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