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Effectiveness of Parents' Manipulation in Newborn With Talipes Calcaneus

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified January 2013 by Mahidol University.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
First Posted: January 14, 2013
Last Update Posted: January 14, 2013
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Mahidol University
The purpose of this study is to determine effectiveness of parents' manipulation in newborn with talipes calcaneovalgus over observation group.

Condition Intervention
Talipes Calcaneovalgus Procedure: manipulation Procedure: No intervention

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single (Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Natural History and Effectiveness of Parents' Manipulation in Newborn With Talipes Calcaneovalgus,a Randomized Controlled Trial

Further study details as provided by Mahidol University:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • percent of success treatment with in six month [ Time Frame: six month ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • duration from start treatment until cure [ Time Frame: six month ]

Other Outcome Measures:
  • failure of treatment [ Time Frame: six month ]

Estimated Enrollment: 160
Study Start Date: May 2011
Estimated Study Completion Date: August 2013
Estimated Primary Completion Date: June 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: manipulation
home program for parents manipulation
Procedure: manipulation
home programme
Placebo Comparator: observe
Procedure: No intervention

Detailed Description:
Talipes calcaneovalgus is one of the common foot deformity in newborn. Most of patients can be cure without specific treatment. Manipulation was easy method that parents can preform by their own and may be beneficial in speeding resolution of deformity.

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Ages Eligible for Study:   up to 6 Months   (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • all newborn with talipes calcaneovalgus

Exclusion Criteria:

  • patient associated with congenital musculoskeletal anomaly
  • patient with other serious medical condition
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01767662

Contact: Kamolporn kaewpornsawan, MD,Phd 662 4113191 sikkw@mahidol.ac.th

Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital Mahidol University Recruiting
Bangkok, Thailand, 10700
Contact: Kamolporn kaewpornsawan, M.D, Ph.D    662 4113191    sikkw@mahidol.ac.th   
Principal Investigator: Kamolporn kaewpornsawan, M.D, Ph.D         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Mahidol University
Principal Investigator: Kamolporn Kaewpornsawan, MD,Ph.D Department of orthopaedic surgery Faculty of medicine siriraj hospital Bangkok Thailand
  More Information

Responsible Party: Mahidol University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01767662     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: si319/2011
First Submitted: January 11, 2013
First Posted: January 14, 2013
Last Update Posted: January 14, 2013
Last Verified: January 2013

Keywords provided by Mahidol University:

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Equinus Deformity
Foot Deformities, Acquired
Foot Deformities
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Foot Deformities, Congenital
Lower Extremity Deformities, Congenital
Limb Deformities, Congenital
Musculoskeletal Abnormalities
Congenital Abnormalities