Retrospective CT Imaging of BioComposite Interference Screw With BTB
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02450292
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified May 2015 by Marc Fineberg, State University of New York at Buffalo. Recruitment status was: Not yet recruiting
First Posted : May 21, 2015
Last Update Posted : May 21, 2015
State University of New York at Buffalo
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Marc Fineberg, State University of New York at Buffalo
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years to 50 Years (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Adults aged 18+ who had an anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction about 5 years ago performed by one of the study investigators.
Patients who underwent primary ACL reconstruction performed by one of the study investigators at least 5 years ago
Isolated ACL tear
Type of graft used was bone-patellar tendon-bone autograft
Type of screw used to attach graft to the tibia and/or femur was a BioComposite interference screws (Arthrex, Inc.)
No degenerative joint disease on preoperative X-rays (> 50% joint space loss, presence of osteophytes)
Revision ACL reconstructions
Types of grafts other than bone-patellar tendon-bone autograft were used
ACL tear with concomitant pathology
Degenerative joint disease on preoperative X-ray (> 50% joint space loss, presence of osteophytes)
Metal or other types of bioabsorbable screws other than BioComposite interference screws (Arthrex, Inc.) were used
ACL reconstruction performed less than 5 years ago