Undislocated Distal Both-Bone Forearm Fractures in Children

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified November 2006 by Colaris, Joost, M.D..
Recruitment status was  Recruiting
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Colaris, Joost, M.D.
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00397995
First received: November 8, 2006
Last updated: NA
Last verified: November 2006
History: No changes posted

November 8, 2006
November 8, 2006
January 2006
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pronation and supination
Same as current
No Changes Posted
complications, function, esthetics, complains in daily living, X-rays
Same as current
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Undislocated Distal Both-Bone Forearm Fractures in Children
Treatment of Undislocated Both-Bone Distal Forearm Fractures in Children: A Randomized Trial Between Treatment With Above- and Under Elbow Cast.

We create a randomized clinical trial between above- and below elbow cast to find out what kind of treatment is optimal for undislocated both-bone distal forearm fractures.

children who arrive at the emergency unit with a undislocated both-bone distal forearm fracture will be asked to join the trial.

After informed consent, a randomization between 2 kinds of cast will be done.

Outpatient clinic visits till a follow-up of 6 months. During these visits we will investigate: consolidation and dislocation on X-ray, function of both arms, complains in daily living and complications.

Interventional
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Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
  • Fracture
  • Forearm
  • Distal
  • Child
  • Treatment
Procedure: above- or under elbow cast
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*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
 
Recruiting
60
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Inclusion Criteria:

  • both-bone forearm fracture
  • distal
  • undislocated
  • age < 16 years

Exclusion Criteria:

  • fracture older than 1 week
  • no informed consent
  • refracture
  • open fracture (Gustillo 2 and 3)
  • both fractures type torus
Both
up to 15 Years
Yes
Contact: joost w colaris, drs 0031642220265 joostcolaris@hotmail.com
Netherlands
 
NCT00397995
Colaris04
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Colaris, Joost, M.D.
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Principal Investigator: joost w Colaris, drs
Colaris, Joost, M.D.
November 2006

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