FLEX-Trial: Prospective Sonographic Assessment Of Healing Process Following Suture of Profound Flexor Tendon Due to Traumatic Rupture of FDP-Tendon in Zone II.

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified June 2010 by University of Zurich.
Recruitment status was  Recruiting
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University of Zurich
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
First received: November 11, 2009
Last updated: June 24, 2010
Last verified: June 2010
To prospectively assess the healing process following suture of profound fexor tendon due to traumatic rupture of FDP-Tendon in Zone II by ultrasound.

Condition Intervention
Tendon Injury
Other: Ultrasound

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective

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Further study details as provided by University of Zurich:

Estimated Enrollment: 50
Study Start Date: November 2009
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2011
Intervention Details:
    Other: Ultrasound
    Ultrasound will be used to evaluate tendons.

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
primary care clinic

Inclusion criteria:

  • All patients with traumatic rupture of FDP-tendon in zone II.

Exclusion criteria:

  • < 18years;
  • Fracture;
  • crush injury; (partial) amputation;
  • RA;
  • CPPD;
  • CP;
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01013428

Contact: 01 Studienregister MasterAdmins +41 (0)44 255 11 11

Zurich, Switzerland
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Zurich
Study Director: 01 Studienregister MasterAdmins UniversitaetsSpital Zuerich
  More Information

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Responsible Party: Andreisek G, MD, University Hospital Zürich
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01013428     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 001 
Study First Received: November 11, 2009
Last Updated: June 24, 2010
Health Authority: Switzerland: Swissmedic

Keywords provided by University of Zurich:
Traumatic Rupture of Tendon

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Tendon Injuries
Wounds and Injuries

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