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Acquisition of Normative Data for Musculoskeletal Ultrasound in Children

This study is enrolling participants by invitation only.
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Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario Identifier:
First received: June 30, 2011
Last updated: NA
Last verified: June 2011
History: No changes posted

The primary objective is to establish normative data for Canadian children for the shoulder, elbow, wrist, finger, hip, knee, ankle and toe joint including the relevant tendons surrounding the joint.

Normative Data Study of Joints of Healthy Children

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional

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Further study details as provided by Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario:

Estimated Enrollment: 100
Study Start Date: June 2011
Estimated Study Completion Date: January 2013
Estimated Primary Completion Date: January 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Ages Eligible for Study:   2 Years to 18 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

Healthy children will be recruited via invitation by investigators


Inclusion Criteria:

  • Healthy children

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Do not suffer from any condition that might have an effect on their joints.
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01387009

Canada, Ontario
Childrens Hospital of Eastern Ontario
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, K1H8L1
Sponsors and Collaborators
Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario
  More Information

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Responsible Party: Johannes Roth, MD, Childrens Hospital of Eastern Ontario Identifier: NCT01387009     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: IMM 10-0049
Study First Received: June 30, 2011
Last Updated: June 30, 2011
Health Authority: Canada: Ethics Review Committee processed this record on November 19, 2014