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The Functional Profile of People Suffering From Trigger Finger

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 June 2011 by Meir Medical Center.
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
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Meir Medical Center Identifier:
First received: July 13, 2011
Last updated: NA
Last verified: June 2011
History: No changes posted

The purpose of this study is to Characterize the population of people who suffer from trigger finger (TF) in terms of demographic (Gender, age, occupation, etc.); motor skills (hand function); the Consequences of the disease on a person's daily functioning and impact on quality of life.

The study will also attempt to examine the suitability of several common assessment tool for evaluation of hand rehabilitation Patients who suffer from TF.

Information obtained from the study will enable a deeper comprehension of the consequences of TF on the patient and will be the first step in developing a protocol assessment and evidence-based treatment in this population.

Trigger Finger

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: Functional Profile of People Suffering From Trigger Finger

Further study details as provided by Meir Medical Center:

Estimated Enrollment: 60
Study Start Date: July 2011
Estimated Study Completion Date: July 2012
Estimated Primary Completion Date: July 2012 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Ages Eligible for Study:   20 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
patients who come to visit The hand Specialist doctor and receive a diagnosis of TF.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Age 20 and above.
  • Men and Women.
  • diagnosed with Trigger Finger.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Trauma in upper Extremity.
  • Cognitive difficulties that are blocking the ability to answer the questionnaires (dementia, head injury).
  • Pregnant women.
  • participants who didnt completed all Assessments.
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01394302

Contact: Michaeil Michaeilovich, M.D. 972-2-5311260

Sherutey Briut Clalit Not yet recruiting
Jerusalem, Israel
Contact: Michaeil Michaeilovich, M.D.    972-2-5311260   
Principal Investigator: Michaeil Michaeilovich, M.D.         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Meir Medical Center
Principal Investigator: Michaeil Michaeilovich, M.D. Sherutey Briut Clalit
  More Information

Responsible Party: Dr Michaeil Michaeilovich - Sheruty Briut Clalit Identifier: NCT01394302     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 054/2011ק
Study First Received: July 13, 2011
Last Updated: July 13, 2011

Keywords provided by Meir Medical Center:
Trigger Finger

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Trigger Finger Disorder
Tendon Entrapment
Muscular Diseases
Musculoskeletal Diseases processed this record on May 25, 2017