Influence of Tourniquet Use and Surgery Duration on the Incidence of Deep Vein Thrombosis in Total Knee Arthroplasty
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01559532|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : March 21, 2012
Last Update Posted : March 21, 2012
|Condition or disease|
|Deep Vein Thrombosis|
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|Study Type :||Observational|
|Actual Enrollment :||78 participants|
|Official Title:||Influence of Tourniquet Use and Surgery Duration on the Incidence of Deep Vein Thrombosis in Total Knee Arthroplasty|
|Study Start Date :||February 2008|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||June 2011|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||September 2011|
Patients from our institution that underwent cemented TKA for degenerative knee disorders.
- Deep vein thrombosis [ Time Frame: 7 days ]Deep vein thrombosis confirmed by ascending venography performed 7 days after total knee arthroplasty.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01559532
|Orthopedics Department - University of Sao Paulo General Hospital|
|São Paulo, Brazil, 05403-010|
|Study Director:||Arnaldo J Hernandez, Prof. Dr.||Orthopedics and Traumatology Department - University of Sao Paulo General Hospital|