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Extracorporeal Shock Wave Treatment - Can the Pain be Reduced?

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01429883
First Posted: September 7, 2011
Last Update Posted: June 3, 2015
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
University of Zurich
  Purpose
Patients with Fascititis plantaris, Achillodynie, Periarthropathia humerosacpularis calcarea or Epikondylopathia humeri /radii get the shock wave therapy in our clinic as planned. During our study the investigators want to ask for pain, pain reduction and function.

Condition Phase
Fasciitis, Plantar Achillodynia Periarthritis Calcarea Epikondylopathia Humeri /Radii Phase 4

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Extracorporeal Shock Wave Treatment - Can the Pain be Reduced?

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Further study details as provided by University of Zurich:

Enrollment: 36
Study Start Date: July 2011
Study Completion Date: January 2015
Primary Completion Date: January 2015 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Detailed Description:
Patients with either Fascititis plantaris, Achillodynie, Periarthropathia humerosacpularis calcarea or Epikondylopathia humeri /radii get a shock wave therapy in our clinic of rheumatology as planned. During our study the investigators ask for pain, pain reduction and function (all questionnaires).
  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients with Fascititis plantaris, Achillodynie, Periarthropathia humerosacpularis calcarea or Epikondylopathia humeri /radii, who got the shock wave therapy.
Criteria

Inclusion criteria:

-Patients with:

  • Fascititis plantaris,
  • Achillodynie,
  • Periarthropathia humerosacpularis calcarea or
  • Epicondylopathia humeri /radii, who got the shock wave therapy.

Exclusion criteria:

  • Anticoagulation,
  • Sepsis
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01429883


Locations
Switzerland
University Hospital
Zurich, Switzerland
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Zurich
Investigators
Study Director: 01 Studienregister MasterAdmins UniversitaetsSpital Zuerich
Principal Investigator: Sandra Blumhardt, MD University Hospital Zurich, Division of Rheumatology
  More Information

Responsible Party: University of Zurich
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01429883     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: ESWTRUZ01
First Submitted: September 5, 2011
First Posted: September 7, 2011
Last Update Posted: June 3, 2015
Last Verified: May 2015

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Fasciitis
Fasciitis, Plantar
Periarthritis
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Foot Diseases
Arthritis
Joint Diseases
Bursitis