Kyphosis Evaluation Using SPINESCAN®
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01330732|
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified August 2008 by Assaf-Harofeh Medical Center.
Recruitment status was: Not yet recruiting
First Posted : April 7, 2011
Last Update Posted : April 7, 2011
|Condition or disease|
Kyphosis is usually a developmental deformity of the spine in the sagittal plane. Once diagnosed, serial X-rays are used for followup. These are usually required at yearly intervals.
SPINESCAN® is a computerized digital inclinometer, design for evaluating angular spine deformities.
Patients examined in the spine clinic with recent X-rays will be examined with SPINESCAN® and it's results compared with the classical radiological assessment.
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Estimated Enrollment :||50 participants|
|Official Title:||The Correlation Between Radiological Evaluation of Kyphosis and Evaluation Using SPINESCAN®|
|Study Start Date :||December 2008|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||November 2009|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||November 2009|
Main group: patients examined in scoliosis clinic for kyphosis with recent lateral spine X-rays.
- Kyphosis degree (by SPINESCAN®) [ Time Frame: 1 year ]
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01330732
|Contact: Yoram Anekstein, MDfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Assaf HaRofeh Medical Center||Not yet recruiting|
|Zerifin, Israel, 70300|
|Study Chair:||Yigal Mirovsky, MD||Assaf-Harofeh Medical Center|