The Treatment of Type I Open Fractures in Pediatrics (PROOF)
|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. Know the risks and potential benefits of clinical studies and talk to your health care provider before participating. Read our disclaimer for details.|
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00870064|
Recruitment Status : Recruiting
First Posted : March 26, 2009
Last Update Posted : December 29, 2017
Ann & Robert H Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago
Provincial Health Services Authority
University of Mississippi Medical Center
MultiCare Mary Bridge Children's Hospital & Health Center
Yale-New Haven Children's Hospital
University of New Mexico Carrie Tingley Hospital
IWK Health Centre
Phoenix Children's Hospital
Children's Hospital Colorado
Nationwide Children's Hospital
Morristown Medical Center
NYUMC-Hospital for Joint Diseases
Children's Medical Center Dallas
Carolinas Healthcare System
Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America (POSNA)
Johns Hopkins University
Orthopaedic Institute for Children
Children's Hospital Los Angeles
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Joseph Janicki, Ann & Robert H Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Recruitment Status :||Recruiting|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||October 2018|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||October 2018|
Yang EC, Eisler J. Treatment of isolated type I open fractures: is emergent operative debridement necessary? Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2003 May;(410):289-94.
Iobst CA, Tidwell MA, King WF. Nonoperative management of pediatric type I open fractures. J Pediatr Orthop. 2005 Jul-Aug;25(4):513-7.
Doak J, Ferrick M. Nonoperative management of pediatric grade 1 open fractures with less than a 24-hour admission. J Pediatr Orthop. 2009 Jan-Feb;29(1):49-51. doi: 10.1097/BPO.0b013e3181901c66.
Gustilo RB, Anderson JT. Prevention of infection in the treatment of one thousand and twenty-five open fractures of long bones: retrospective and prospective analyses. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 1976 Jun;58(4):453-8.
Grimard G, Naudie D, Laberge LC, Hamdy RC. Open fractures of the tibia in children. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 1996 Nov;(332):62-70.
Haasbeek JF, Cole WG. Open fractures of the arm in children. J Bone Joint Surg Br. 1995 Jul;77(4):576-81.
Skaggs DL, Kautz SM, Kay RM, Tolo VT. Effect of delay of surgical treatment on rate of infection in open fractures in children. J Pediatr Orthop. 2000 Jan-Feb;20(1):19-22.
Jones BG, Duncan RD. Open tibial fractures in children under 13 years of age--10 years experience. Injury. 2003 Oct;34(10):776-80.