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Trial of Weight Bearing Status Following Femoral Revision With Tapered, Fluted, Titanium Stems

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT04592939
Recruitment Status : Enrolling by invitation
First Posted : October 19, 2020
Last Update Posted : October 22, 2020
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Rothman Institute Orthopaedics

Brief Summary:
This is a prospective, randomized controlled trial of all patients undergoing femoral revision at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and Rothman Institute undergoing femoral revision surgery with the use of a modern titanium, fluted, tapered stem. At the time of surgery, patients will be randomized to six weeks of toe-touch weight bearing or immediate weight bearing as tolerated

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Postoperative Pain Hip Arthroplasty Procedure: immediate weight bearing after surgery Procedure: 6 weeks of toe-touch weight bearing after surgery Not Applicable

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 169 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Randomized Controlled Trial of Weight Bearing Status Following Femoral Revision With Tapered, Fluted, Titanium Stems
Estimated Study Start Date : October 19, 2020
Estimated Primary Completion Date : October 31, 2021
Estimated Study Completion Date : October 31, 2021

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MedlinePlus related topics: Body Weight

Arm Intervention/treatment
Group 1: immediate weight bearing Procedure: immediate weight bearing after surgery
immediate weight bearing

Group 2: 6 week toe touch weight bearing Procedure: 6 weeks of toe-touch weight bearing after surgery
6 weeks of toe-touch weight bearing




Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Return to function [ Time Frame: 1 year ]
    time to return to baseline ambulatory status

  2. Postoperative Complications [ Time Frame: 1 year ]
    radiographic measurements of subsidence of the stem

  3. Implant survival [ Time Frame: 1 year ]
    re-revision rates within one year



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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 99 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • femoral revision patients with the use of a modern titanium, fluted, tapered stem.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • include cemented fixation of the stem and patients with a tenuous acetabular reconstruction for whom the surgeon would like to protect weight bearing

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT04592939


Locations
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United States, Pennsylvania
Rothman Orthopaedic Institute
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, 19107
Sponsors and Collaborators
Rothman Institute Orthopaedics
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Responsible Party: Rothman Institute Orthopaedics
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT04592939    
Other Study ID Numbers: PMC20D.220
First Posted: October 19, 2020    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: October 22, 2020
Last Verified: October 2020

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Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Drug Product: No
Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Device Product: No
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Pain, Postoperative
Postoperative Complications
Pathologic Processes
Pain
Neurologic Manifestations