Undislocated Distal Both-Bone Forearm Fractures in Children
Recruitment status was: Recruiting
Procedure: above- or under elbow cast
|Study Design:||Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
|Official Title:||Treatment of Undislocated Both-Bone Distal Forearm Fractures in Children: A Randomized Trial Between Treatment With Above- and Under Elbow Cast.|
- pronation and supination
- complications, function, esthetics, complains in daily living, X-rays
|Study Start Date:||January 2006|
children who arrive at the emergency unit with a undislocated both-bone distal forearm fracture will be asked to join the trial.
After informed consent, a randomization between 2 kinds of cast will be done.
Outpatient clinic visits till a follow-up of 6 months. During these visits we will investigate: consolidation and dislocation on X-ray, function of both arms, complains in daily living and complications.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00397995
|HAGA, location Juliana Children's Hospital|
|Den Haag, Zuid Holland, Netherlands|
|Erasmus Medical Centre location Sophia Children's hospital|
|Rotterdam, Zuid Holland, Netherlands|
|Principal Investigator:||joost w Colaris, drs|