Troponin Elevation in Consecutive Patients With Hip Fracture

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified November 2009 by Turku University Hospital.
Recruitment status was  Recruiting
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Turku University Hospital Identifier:
First received: November 17, 2009
Last updated: NA
Last verified: November 2009
History: No changes posted

The aims of this study is to study the occurrence of the troponin elevations, ECG changes, and cardiac symptoms in unselected consecutive patients with hip fracture.

Followup will be carried out up to one year period.

Condition Intervention
Hip Fracture
Other: observation

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Troponin Elevation in Consecutive Patients With Hip Fracture

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Further study details as provided by Turku University Hospital:

Estimated Enrollment: 200
Study Start Date: February 2009
Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
patients with hip fracture Other: observation


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
200 patients with hip fracture

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Hip fracture

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patient don´t want to participate
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01015105

Contact: Marjatta Strandberg, MD, PhD +35823130000
Contact: Niko Strandberg, MD +35823130000

Turku University Hospital Recruiting
Turku, Finland
Contact: Marjatta Strandberg, MD, PhD         
Sub-Investigator: Niko Strandberg, MD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Turku University Hospital
  More Information

No publications provided Identifier: NCT01015105     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: TnT in Hip Fracture
Study First Received: November 17, 2009
Last Updated: November 17, 2009
Health Authority: Finland: Ethics Committee

Keywords provided by Turku University Hospital:
patients with hip fracture

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Fractures, Bone
Hip Fractures
Femoral Fractures
Hip Injuries
Leg Injuries
Wounds and Injuries processed this record on November 24, 2015