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Ultrasound Examination and Guided Injection Into the Acromio-clavicular Joint

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01628796
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified June 2012 by gordon edelson, The Baruch Padeh Medical Center, Poriya.
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
First Posted : June 27, 2012
Last Update Posted : June 27, 2012
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
gordon edelson, The Baruch Padeh Medical Center, Poriya

Brief Summary:
Is it possible to improve the accuracy of injection into the acromio-clavicular joint with the use of ultrasound?

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Osteoarthritis of Acromioclavicular Joint Other: contrast material injection

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment : 30 participants
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Diagnostic
Official Title: Ultrasound Measurement of the Acromio-clavicular Joint and Injection of Standard Contrast Material Into the Joint Under Ultrasonic Control
Study Start Date : July 2012
Estimated Primary Completion Date : January 2013
Estimated Study Completion Date : January 2013

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Intervention Details:
    Other: contrast material injection
    using ultrasound to locate ac joint and injecting contrast material to ensure that the dye is actually in the joint
    Other Name: iomeron 350

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. ultrasound controlled injection of contrast material into the AC joint followed by standard x-ray [ Time Frame: outcome assessed at the time of the injection (1 day) ]
    standard x-ray will be taken after the contrast dye has been injected into the joint to see whether it has successfully been placed into the joint.

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • adults over 18 years with AC joint degenerative changes

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01628796

Contact: Gordon Edelson, MD 97246652670 edelson@bezeqint.net

Sponsors and Collaborators
The Baruch Padeh Medical Center, Poriya

Responsible Party: gordon edelson, Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, The Baruch Padeh Medical Center, Poriya
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01628796     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 08-2012.CTIL
First Posted: June 27, 2012    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: June 27, 2012
Last Verified: June 2012

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Joint Diseases
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Rheumatic Diseases