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Osteochondritis Dissecans of the Knee (KYSOCD)

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Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified October 2011 by Pekko Penttila, Kuopio University Hospital.
Recruitment status was:  Enrolling by invitation
First Posted : October 20, 2011
Last Update Posted : October 20, 2011
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Pekko Penttila, Kuopio University Hospital

Brief Summary:
Osteochondritis dissecans is a relatively common...

Condition or disease
Osteochondritis Dissecans Juvenile Osteochondritis Dissecans

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Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 265 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Outcome of the Knee Osteochonditis Dissecans Patiets in Kuopio University Hospital (1990-2009): A Retropective Analysis
Study Start Date : June 2010
Estimated Primary Completion Date : December 2012
Estimated Study Completion Date : December 2013

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Knee pain measured by NRS (numeric rating scale, 0-10) [ Time Frame: At the time of recruiting, which is an avarage calculated from all participiants enrolled for this study (estimated avarage follow-up 12-16 years). ]
    0=no pain 10=maximal pain

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Lysholm Knee Score and Knee Injury and Osteoarthritis Outcome Score (KOOS) [ Time Frame: At the time of recruiting, which is an avarage calculated from all participiants enrolled for this study (estimated avarage follow-up 12-16 years). ]
    Lysholm Knee Score and KOOS are validated subjective questionares assessing outcome after knee surgery/injury.

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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Older Adult
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients who have been treated in Kuopio University Hospital (KUH) district for osteochondritis dissecans of the knee between 1.1.1990 and 31.12.2009.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Osteochondritis dissecans diagnosis code (ICD-8 to -10) in the medical records of KUH
  • Knee OCD verified from the medical records

Exclusion Criteria:

-Any other medical condition

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Responsible Party: Pekko Penttila, M.D. Postgraduate student. Resident in Pediatric Surgery, Kuopio University Hospital Identifier: NCT01455987    
Other Study ID Numbers: KUH5203050
First Posted: October 20, 2011    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: October 20, 2011
Last Verified: October 2011
Keywords provided by Pekko Penttila, Kuopio University Hospital:
Osteochondritis dissecans
Juvenile osteochondritis dissecans
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Osteochondritis Dissecans
Bone Diseases
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Cartilage Diseases
Connective Tissue Diseases