Economic Evaluation of Clubfoot Treatment: One Centre's Experience
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00475631|
Recruitment Status : Withdrawn (The person who started the study joined medical school)
First Posted : May 21, 2007
Last Update Posted : March 12, 2012
The purpose of the study is to complete a cost analysis of the different methods used for clubfoot treatment.
Short-term objective: To explore the experience of British Columbia Children's Hospital (BCCH) with costs and outcomes related to the various forms of clubfoot management since 1984 to present.
Long-term objective: To use the information gathered in this project and apply it to future studies in the clubfoot research program and to do a complete cost-benefit analysis.
Hypothesis: The hypothesis of the study is that the BCCH clubfoot treatment program has better outcomes in terms of reduced financial costs than the traditional surgical management.
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|Study Type :||Observational|
|Actual Enrollment :||0 participants|
|Official Title:||Economic Evaluation of Clubfoot Treatment: One Centre's Experience|
|Study Start Date :||October 2003|
To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the contact information provided by the sponsor.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00475631
|Principal Investigator:||Christine Alvarez, MD||University of British Columbia|