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Evaluation the Operative Procedure Among Patients That Suffer From Tear of the Distal Tendon of the Biceps

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified December 2011 by Hadassah Medical Organization.
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
First Posted: April 28, 2011
Last Update Posted: December 28, 2011
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Hadassah Medical Organization

Background: rupture of the distal tendon in biceps muscle is a rare injury. The state of the art treatment is surgical procedure.

Objective: Evaluation of the Surgical procedure among patients that suffered from Methods: The investigators will review files from 2003-2010 of patients that gone through the operation. The investigators will record pre-operation and post-operation process including complications and rehabilitation. The investigators will invite them to the clinic for exams, clinical questionnaires.

Condition Intervention
Biceps Tendon Rupture Procedure: tear of the distal tendon in the biceps muscle

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Crossover
Time Perspective: Retrospective

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Further study details as provided by Hadassah Medical Organization:

Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
surgery, biceps tear Procedure: tear of the distal tendon in the biceps muscle


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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 65 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
men and women that went to surgery due to tear of the distal tendon in the biceps muscle.

Inclusion Criteria:

1.see population description

Exclusion Criteria:

1. Unwillingness to come to the clinic visit.

  Contacts and Locations
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  More Information

Responsible Party: Dr. Shaul Beyth
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01343875     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: beyth03-HMO-CTIL
First Submitted: April 27, 2011
First Posted: April 28, 2011
Last Update Posted: December 28, 2011
Last Verified: December 2011

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Wounds and Injuries