Prospective and Comparative Analysis of Arthroscopic and Open Surgery for 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This study has been withdrawn prior to enrollment.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 18, 2009
Last verified: February 2009

Comparison between arthroscopic and open surgery for hallux rigidus.

Condition Intervention
Hallux Rigidus
Procedure: Arthroscopic or open surgery for hallux rigidus

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Prospective and Comparative Analysis of Arthroscopic and Open Surgery for Hallux Rigidus

Further study details as provided by University Hospital, Ghent:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Duration of hospitalisation
  • Duration of rehabilitation and sick leave
  • Wound healing

Estimated Enrollment: 60

Ages Eligible for Study:   40 Years to 60 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Hallux rigidus

Exclusion Criteria:


  Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00284362

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: NCT00284362     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2004/095
Study First Received: January 30, 2006
Last Updated: May 18, 2009
Health Authority: Belgium: Institutional Review Board

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Hallux Rigidus
Hallux Limitus
Foot Deformities, Acquired
Foot Deformities
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Joint Diseases processed this record on April 17, 2014