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Sonographic Features of Normal Soft Tissues of the Feet

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00719004
First Posted: July 21, 2008
Last Update Posted: April 7, 2016
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Gandikota Girish, MD, University of Michigan
  Purpose
The purpose of this study is to study normal sonographic(ultrasound)anatomy of the soft tissues of the foot in normal volunteers.

Condition Intervention
Foot Disease Healthy Procedure: Ultrasound of the foot

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Diagnostic
Official Title: Sonographic Features of Normal Soft Tissues of the Feet

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Further study details as provided by Gandikota Girish, MD, University of Michigan:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Clinical relevance of understanding the anatomy will help in early and accurate identification of pathology. [ Time Frame: 1 year ]

Enrollment: 10
Study Start Date: February 2008
Study Completion Date: January 2010
Primary Completion Date: January 2010 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: Normals
Normal volunteers having Ultrasound scan of foot.
Procedure: Ultrasound of the foot
These volunteers will have one ultrasound scan of each foot

Detailed Description:
To study normal sonographic anatomy of soft tissues of the foot [which include Extensor retinaculum, sinus tarsi, ligaments and tendons, spring ligament and their attachments to underlying bones] in asymptomatic individuals/volunteers.
  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • 18 years of age and older
  • no disease or abnormality of the feet

Exclusion Criteria:

  • abnormality of the feet
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00719004


Locations
United States, Michigan
University of Michigan Medical Center
Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States, 48109
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Michigan
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Gandikota Girish, MD University of Michigan
  More Information

Responsible Party: Gandikota Girish, MD, Principal Investigator, University of Michigan
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00719004     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: HUM00007286
First Submitted: July 18, 2008
First Posted: July 21, 2008
Last Update Posted: April 7, 2016
Last Verified: April 2016
Individual Participant Data (IPD) Sharing Statement:
Plan to Share IPD: No

Keywords provided by Gandikota Girish, MD, University of Michigan:
Anatomy
Foot
Sonography
Medical

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Foot Diseases
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Skin Diseases