Carpal Tunnel Release in Diabetic Patients
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01201109|
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified September 2010 by Skane University Hospital.
Recruitment status was: Enrolling by invitation
First Posted : September 14, 2010
Last Update Posted : September 28, 2010
|Condition or disease|
|Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Diabetes Nerve Entrapment|
The Follow-up investigation includes:
- Clinical examination of sensory and motor function
- Generic and disease specific self-administered questionnaires
- Nerve conduction study
- Vibration threshold testing
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Actual Enrollment :||66 participants|
|Observational Model:||Case Control|
|Official Title:||Five Years Follow-up After Carpal Tunnel Release in Diabetic and Non-diabetic Patients|
|Study Start Date :||November 2010|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||December 2011|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||December 2011|
Diabetic patients operated for carpal tunnel syndrome
Non-diabetic patients operated for carpal tunnel syndrome
- Patient self-reported outcome questionnaire [ Time Frame: 5 years after carpal tunnel release ]Measured by 1). Boston Carpal Tunnel Questionnaire regarding carpal tunnel symptoms and disability. 2). Medical Outcomes Study 36-Item Short-Form Health Survey (SF-36) registering health-related quality of life. 3). Cold intolerance on a CISS score
- Nerve conduction study and vibrotactile sense [ Time Frame: 5 years after carpal tunnels release ]
Change in Median nerve function by measuring Distal motor latency and antidromic sensory conduction velocity over the carpal tunnel segment.
Evaluate development of peripheral neuropathy by measure of sural nerve sensory conduction velocity, sural nerve amplitude and peroneal nerve motor conduction velocity.
Vibrotactile sense of the hand measured at 7 difference frequences from 5 - 500 Hz.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01201109
|Dept of Hand Surgery, Skåne University Hospital|
|Malmö, Sweden, SE 205 02|
|Study Chair:||Lars Dahlin, Md, PhD|