Comparison of Early and Late Therapy for Adults With Operatively Treated Distal Radius Fractures
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00438308|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : February 22, 2007
Last Update Posted : August 12, 2010
|Condition or disease|
|Distal Radius Fractures|
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Actual Enrollment :||60 participants|
|Official Title:||Prospective Randomized Comparison of Early and Late Wrist Mobilization After Volar Plate Fixation of a Fracture of the Distal Radius|
|Study Start Date :||December 2004|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||May 2007|
Subjects who begin therapy immediately after fracture.
Subjects delay therapy for 3 weeks after injury.
- range of motion in degrees of the wrists [ Time Frame: 6 months ]
- DASH score [ Time Frame: 6 months ]
- Likert pain scale [ Time Frame: 6 months ]
- pinch and grip strength [ Time Frame: 6 months ]
- Gartland and Werely score [ Time Frame: 6 months ]
- and Mayo wrist score [ Time Frame: 6 months ]
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|Principal Investigator:||David Ring, MD, PhD||Massachusetts General Hospital|