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Incorporation of Muscle Qualities in Biomechanical Models of the Upper Limbs

This study has been withdrawn prior to enrollment.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00284388
First Posted: January 31, 2006
Last Update Posted: February 16, 2009
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Information provided by:
University Hospital, Ghent
  Purpose

Development of a non-invasive method for the determination of the position of optimal muscle length in the different muscles of the shoulder.

Analysis of the adaptation of the muscle to a new optimal length in patients with a shoulder prosthesis.


Condition Intervention
Shoulder Prosthesis Procedure: Simultaneous controlled power measurement Procedure: Surface EMG measurement

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Diagnostic
Official Title: Incorporation of Muscle Qualities in Biomechanical Models of the Upper Limbs

Further study details as provided by University Hospital, Ghent:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Measurement of the optimal length of the muscles of the shoulder

Estimated Enrollment: 20
  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   40 Years to 70 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Shoulder prosthesis

Exclusion Criteria:

  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00284388


Sponsors and Collaborators
University Hospital, Ghent
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Rene Verdonk, MD, PhD University Hospital, Ghent
  More Information

Additional Information:
Responsible Party: René Verdonk, University Hospital Ghent
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00284388     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2004/056
First Submitted: January 30, 2006
First Posted: January 31, 2006
Last Update Posted: February 16, 2009
Last Verified: February 2009