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Prospective Registry of Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstructions

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT04135950
Recruitment Status : Active, not recruiting
First Posted : October 23, 2019
Last Update Posted : October 23, 2019
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Leslie Bisson, State University of New York at Buffalo

Brief Summary:
The purpose of the study is to investigate factors that are associated with outcomes of injury to the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) in the knee among patients who are undergoing surgical reconstruction. This study is a registry of all patients having knee surgery at our institution performed by 4 fellowship-trained orthopaedic surgeons. The surgeon documents patient information on standard data forms including risk factors and surgical findings.

Condition or disease
Anterior Cruciate Ligament Tear Meniscal Tear Cartilage Injury Bone Bruising

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Study Type : Observational [Patient Registry]
Actual Enrollment : 900 participants
Observational Model: Other
Time Perspective: Prospective
Target Follow-Up Duration: 1 Year
Official Title: Prospective Registry of Predictors and Comorbid Injuries Associated With Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstructions
Study Start Date : January 2005
Estimated Primary Completion Date : January 2020
Estimated Study Completion Date : January 2020

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Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. additional injury [ Time Frame: intraoperatively ]
    At the time of ACL surgery, it is determined if the patient has any other injuries to the meniscus or cartilage.

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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Older Adult
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
All patients at our institution who are having ACL surgery by one of 4 fellowship-trained surgeons will be included in this registry.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients undergoing ACL surgery

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Previous surgery on the affected knee
  • Posterior cruciate ligament injuries
  • Grade 2 lateral collateral ligament or medial collateral ligament injuries

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT04135950

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United States, New York
UBMD Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine
Buffalo, New York, United States, 14226
Sponsors and Collaborators
State University of New York at Buffalo
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Responsible Party: Leslie Bisson, June A. and Eugene R. Mindell, MD Professor and Chair, State University of New York at Buffalo Identifier: NCT04135950    
Other Study ID Numbers: 441874-2
First Posted: October 23, 2019    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: October 23, 2019
Last Verified: October 2019
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injuries
Wounds and Injuries
Knee Injuries
Leg Injuries