Effectiveness of Parents' Manipulation in Newborn With Talipes Calcaneus

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Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified January 2013 by Mahidol University.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
First Posted : January 14, 2013
Last Update Posted : January 14, 2013
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Mahidol University

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to determine effectiveness of parents' manipulation in newborn with talipes calcaneovalgus over observation group.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Talipes Calcaneovalgus Procedure: manipulation Procedure: No intervention Not Applicable

Detailed Description:
Talipes calcaneovalgus is one of the common foot deformity in newborn. Most of patients can be cure without specific treatment. Manipulation was easy method that parents can preform by their own and may be beneficial in speeding resolution of deformity.

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment : 160 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single (Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Natural History and Effectiveness of Parents' Manipulation in Newborn With Talipes Calcaneovalgus,a Randomized Controlled Trial
Study Start Date : May 2011
Estimated Primary Completion Date : June 2013
Estimated Study Completion Date : August 2013

Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: manipulation
home program for parents manipulation
Procedure: manipulation
home programme

Placebo Comparator: observe
Procedure: No intervention

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. percent of success treatment with in six month [ Time Frame: six month ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. duration from start treatment until cure [ Time Frame: six month ]

Other Outcome Measures:
  1. failure of treatment [ Time Frame: six month ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   up to 6 Months   (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • all newborn with talipes calcaneovalgus

Exclusion Criteria:

  • patient associated with congenital musculoskeletal anomaly
  • patient with other serious medical condition

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT01767662

Contact: Kamolporn kaewpornsawan, MD,Phd 662 4113191

Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital Mahidol University Recruiting
Bangkok, Thailand, 10700
Contact: Kamolporn kaewpornsawan, M.D, Ph.D    662 4113191   
Principal Investigator: Kamolporn kaewpornsawan, M.D, Ph.D         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Mahidol University
Principal Investigator: Kamolporn Kaewpornsawan, MD,Ph.D Department of orthopaedic surgery Faculty of medicine siriraj hospital Bangkok Thailand

Responsible Party: Mahidol University Identifier: NCT01767662     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: si319/2011
First Posted: January 14, 2013    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: January 14, 2013
Last Verified: January 2013

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Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Equinus Deformity
Foot Deformities, Acquired
Foot Deformities
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Foot Deformities, Congenital
Lower Extremity Deformities, Congenital
Limb Deformities, Congenital
Musculoskeletal Abnormalities
Congenital Abnormalities