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Troponin Elevation in Consecutive Patients With Hip Fracture

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Marjatta Strandberg, Turku University Hospital Identifier:
First received: November 17, 2009
Last updated: November 4, 2016
Last verified: November 2016

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 Marjatta Strandberg, Turku University Hospital:

Enrollment: 200
Study Start Date: February 2009
Study Completion Date: January 2016
Primary Completion Date: May 2010 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
patients with hip fracture Other: observation


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 110 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
200 patients with hip fracture

Inclusion Criterion:

  • Hip fracture diagnosed in Turku Univeristy Hospital between October 2009 and May 2010

Exclusion Criterion:

  • Patient refusal
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01015105

Turku University Hospital
Turku, Finland
Sponsors and Collaborators
Turku University Hospital
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Publications automatically indexed to this study by Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Marjatta Strandberg, MD, Turku University Hospital Identifier: NCT01015105     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: TnT in Hip Fracture
Study First Received: November 17, 2009
Last Updated: November 4, 2016

Keywords provided by Marjatta Strandberg, Turku University Hospital:
patients with hip fracture

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