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Functional Evaluation of the Total Knee Prostheses:Rising From a Chair

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Recruitment Status : Withdrawn
First Posted : September 13, 2005
Last Update Posted : October 16, 2008
Johnson & Johnson
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Radboud University

Brief Summary:
In this study, a functional evaluation of total knee arthroplasty (TKA) patients is performed. The patients are measured prior to surgery and 6 and 12 months after surgery. The measurements consist of questionnaires and rising from a chair. Also, two types of TKA are functionally evaluated. At last, the TKA group will be compared to a THP group.

Condition or disease
Osteoarthritis, Knee Osteoarthritis, Hip

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Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 100 participants
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Functional Evaluation of Total Knee Arthroplasties,Protocol for Rising From a Chair.
Study Start Date : January 2001
Estimated Study Completion Date : May 2007

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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Older Adult
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • unilateral TKA

Exclusion Criteria:

  • TKA bilateral
  • recent THP
  • movement disorders like Parkinson's disease, insults, that disturb equilibrium and movements

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00163228

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ORL, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre
Nijmegen, Netherlands, 6500HB
Sponsors and Collaborators
Radboud University
Johnson & Johnson
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Study Chair: Nico Verdonschot, Phd ORL, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center
Study Chair: Maarten de Waal Malefijt, MD ORL, Radboud University Medical Centre
Publications automatically indexed to this study by Identifier (NCT Number):
Layout table for additonal information Identifier: NCT00163228    
Other Study ID Numbers: FWB Stratec 96856
FBW Stratec 96856
First Posted: September 13, 2005    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: October 16, 2008
Last Verified: October 2008
Keywords provided by Radboud University:
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Osteoarthritis, Knee
Osteoarthritis, Hip
Joint Diseases
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Rheumatic Diseases