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

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Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified December 2011 by Hadassah Medical Organization.
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
First Posted : April 28, 2011
Last Update Posted : December 28, 2011
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Hadassah Medical Organization

Brief Summary:

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 or disease Intervention/treatment
Biceps Tendon Rupture Procedure: tear of the distal tendon in the biceps muscle

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

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MedlinePlus related topics: Tears
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Group/Cohort Intervention/treatment
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.

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

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Wounds and Injuries