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Hip Fracture Characterization With Ultrasound Exam

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00461669
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified March 2007 by Rabin Medical Center.
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
First Posted : April 18, 2007
Last Update Posted : April 18, 2007
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Rabin Medical Center

Brief Summary:
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 or disease Intervention/treatment
Hip Fractures Procedure: ultrasound examination of the hip

Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 100 participants
Observational Model: Defined Population
Primary Purpose: Screening
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Time Perspective: Prospective
Study Start Date : April 2007

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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

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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

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00461669     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: HIPUS-2
First Posted: April 18, 2007    Key Record Dates
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