Volar Locked Plating Versus Bridging External Fixation
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01062997|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : February 5, 2010
Last Update Posted : August 9, 2016
A randomized, prospective comparison of volar locked plating versus Hoffman II bridging external fixation supplemented by K-wire fixation in patients with comminuted distal radius fractures, AO/OTA type C2 & C3.
There is no significant difference in using volar plates compared to Hoffman II bridging external fixation supplemented by K-wire fixation in patients with comminuted distal radius fractures, AO/OTA type C2 & C3 as evaluated by a Quick-DASH score at 24 months follow-up.
|Condition or disease|
|Distal Radius Fracture|
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Actual Enrollment :||166 participants|
|Observational Model:||Case Control|
|Official Title:||Volar Locked Plating Versus Bridging External Fixation|
|Study Start Date :||September 2009|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||December 2015|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||April 2016|
- Quick-DASH [ Time Frame: 2 year follow-up ]
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|Akershus University Hospital|
|Sykehusveien 25, Nordbyhagen, Lorenskog, Norway, 1478|