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Treatment of Sub-capital Fractures of Hip Joint by Using TriboFit™ Acetabular Buffer

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 September 2012 by Active Implants.
Recruitment status was:  Active, not recruiting
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Active Implants Identifier:
First received: April 17, 2008
Last updated: September 21, 2012
Last verified: September 2012

The purpose of this study is to determine the performance and efficacy during 6 and 12 month post operation.

  1. determine changes in patient pain level
  2. determine changes in patient functionality
  3. determine changes in patient life quality

Hip Fractures

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective

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Further study details as provided by Active Implants:

Enrollment: 11
Study Start Date: April 2008


Ages Eligible for Study:   60 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
community sample

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Female or male that is not younger than 60 years old.
  • Patient suffers from hip fracture that will need hip arthroplasty.
  • Patient that weight less than 150Kg
  • Patient femur head diameter between 40mm - 50mm
  • Mentally normal
  • Patient that could walk before suffering from hip fracture
  • Patient that willing to cooperate with the doctor
  • Patient that signed on the acceptance form

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patient that does not willing to cooperate with the doctor
  • Patient that is legally rejected
  • Patient that suffer from cancer
  • Patient that had passed amputation in is limbs
  • Patient that is paralysis
  • Patient that passed CVA or TIA
  • Patient that still recovering from hard wounds or surgery
  • Patient that suffer from infection in the hip joint
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Responsible Party: Active Implants Identifier: NCT00663468     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: TLV-0021-08
Study First Received: April 17, 2008
Last Updated: September 21, 2012

Keywords provided by Active Implants:
determine changes in patient pain level
determine changes in patient functionality
determine changes in patient life quality

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Fractures, Bone
Hip Fractures
Wounds and Injuries
Femoral Fractures
Hip Injuries
Leg Injuries processed this record on May 25, 2017