Zink and Bone Strength

This study has suspended participant recruitment.
(The researcher has left the organization)
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Northern Orthopaedic Division, Denmark
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00317863
First received: April 23, 2006
Last updated: March 28, 2014
Last verified: March 2014
  Purpose

Zink and bone strength


Condition
Coxarthrosis
Fracture of Femoral Neck

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Official Title: Zink and Bone Strength

Further study details as provided by Northern Orthopaedic Division, Denmark:

Estimated Enrollment: 0
Study Start Date: January 2004
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2006
Detailed Description:

blood- and urine samples collected from 20 OA patients and 20 osteoporosis patients who all had a hip-replacement. All patients were evaluated by DEXA-scanning.

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 80 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population

blood- and urine samples collected from 20 OA patients and 20 osteoporosis patients who all had a hip-replacement. All patients were evaluated by DEXA-scanning.

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

Postmenopausal women with osteoarthrosis or femoral neck-fracture i one hip

Exclusion Criteria:

pathology or prosthesis in contralateral hip

  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00317863

Locations
Denmark
Northern Orthopaedic Division, Klinik Farsoe
Farsoe, Northern Jutland, Denmark
Sponsors and Collaborators
Northern Orthopaedic Division, Denmark
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Janne Ovesen, MD Northern Orthopaedic Division
  More Information

Additional Information:
No publications provided

Responsible Party: Northern Orthopaedic Division, Denmark
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00317863     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: ON-04-003-JO
Study First Received: April 23, 2006
Last Updated: March 28, 2014
Health Authority: Denmark: The Danish National Committee on Biomedical Research Ethics
Denmark: Danish Dataprotection Agency

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Osteoarthritis, Hip
Osteoarthritis
Arthritis
Joint Diseases
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Rheumatic Diseases

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on August 28, 2014