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Bipolar H.A Versus Trochanteric Antegrade Nail for Treatment of Displaced Subcapital Femoral Fractures

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified March 2012 by Meir Medical Center.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
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Meir Medical Center Identifier:
First received: May 2, 2010
Last updated: March 16, 2012
Last verified: March 2012
A retrospective study to compare clinical results of patients that were treated by Bipolar H.A. vs. closed reduction and internal fixation with Trochanteric Antegrade Nail for displaced femoral subcapital fracture.

Displaced Subcapital Femoral Fracture

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case Control
Time Perspective: Retrospective

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Further study details as provided by Meir Medical Center:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • describe treatment of patients that were treated by Bipolar H.A. vs. closed reduction and internal fixation [ Time Frame: 6month to 3 years following operation ]
    A retrospective study will defer between groups

Estimated Enrollment: 200
Study Start Date: June 2010
Estimated Study Completion Date: April 2012
Estimated Primary Completion Date: April 2012 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
100 patients, displaced subcapital fracture, T.A.N nail.
100 patients sustained a displaced femoral subcapital fracture, that were operated on with closed reduction and internal fixation with TAN nail.
100 patients, displaced subcapital fracture, Bipolar H.A..


Ages Eligible for Study:   40 Years to 85 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
200 patients sustained a displaced subcapital femoral fracture and were operated on by colsed reduction and internal fixation with T.A.N nail or Bipolar hemiarthroplasty

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Displaced femoral subcapital fracture.
  • Active patient.
  • Age 40-85.
  • Patient was treated by one of the two methods.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Age out of range.
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01181037

Contact: yaron brin, MD 0545784734

Meir Medical Center Recruiting
Kfar - Saba, Israel
Sponsors and Collaborators
Meir Medical Center
  More Information

Responsible Party: Meir Medical Center Identifier: NCT01181037     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: mmc10039-2010ctil
Study First Received: May 2, 2010
Last Updated: March 16, 2012

Keywords provided by Meir Medical Center:
Displaced subcapital femoral fracture
Bbipolar H.A.
CRIF with Ttrochanteric Antegrade Nail

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Fractures, Bone
Femoral Fractures
Wounds and Injuries
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