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Investigation of the Added Value of a Big Toe Hinged Brace for the Treatment of Hallux Rigidus

This study has been withdrawn prior to enrollment.
Information provided by:
University Hospital, Ghent Identifier:
First received: January 30, 2006
Last updated: May 11, 2009
Last verified: April 2009

Comparison of the added value of a rehabilitation brace to standard rehabilitation by physiotherapy

Condition Intervention
Hallux Rigidus
Device: Use of a rehabilitation brace

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Investigation of the Added Value of a Big Toe Hinged Brace for the Treatment of Hallux Rigidus

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Further study details as provided by University Hospital, Ghent:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Mobility of the big toe joint

Estimated Enrollment: 50

Ages Eligible for Study:   40 Years to 75 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Hallux rigidus

Exclusion Criteria:


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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00284284

Sponsors and Collaborators
University Hospital, Ghent
Principal Investigator: Rene Verdonk, MD, PhD University Hospital, Ghent
  More Information

Additional Information:
No publications provided

Responsible Party: René Verdonk, University Hospital Ghent Identifier: NCT00284284     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2005/171
Study First Received: January 30, 2006
Last Updated: May 11, 2009
Health Authority: Belgium: Institutional Review Board

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Hallux Limitus
Hallux Rigidus
Foot Deformities
Foot Deformities, Acquired
Joint Diseases
Musculoskeletal Diseases processed this record on November 25, 2014