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Osteochondritis Dissecans of the Knee (KYSOCD)

This study is enrolling participants by invitation only.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Pekko Penttila, Kuopio University Hospital Identifier:
First received: January 4, 2011
Last updated: October 19, 2011
Last verified: October 2011
Osteochondritis dissecans is a relatively common...

Osteochondritis Dissecans
Juvenile Osteochondritis Dissecans

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Outcome of the Knee Osteochonditis Dissecans Patiets in Kuopio University Hospital (1990-2009): A Retropective Analysis

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Further study details as provided by Kuopio University Hospital:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • 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). ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
    0=no pain 10=maximal pain

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • 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). ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
    Lysholm Knee Score and KOOS are validated subjective questionares assessing outcome after knee surgery/injury.

Estimated Enrollment: 265
Study Start Date: June 2010
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2013
Estimated Primary Completion Date: December 2012 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Genders 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     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: KUH5203050 
Study First Received: January 4, 2011
Last Updated: October 19, 2011
Health Authority: Finland: Ethics Committee

Keywords provided by Kuopio University Hospital:
Osteochondritis dissecans
Juvenile osteochondritis dissecans

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Osteochondritis Dissecans
Bone Diseases
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Cartilage Diseases
Connective Tissue Diseases processed this record on January 17, 2017