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Randomised Controlled Trial PFC Versus CKS Total Knee Prostheses

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Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified August 2007 by Radboud University.
Recruitment status was:  Active, not recruiting
First Posted : September 28, 2005
Last Update Posted : August 9, 2007
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Radboud University

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to compare the functional outcome of two different total knee prostheses in a prospective randomised study.

Condition or disease
Osteoarthritis, Knee

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Study Type : Observational
Enrollment : 90 participants
Observational Model: Defined Population
Observational Model: Natural History
Time Perspective: Longitudinal
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: A Prospective Randomized Double-Blind Study to Assess the Functional Differences Between the PFC and CKS Knee Prostheses
Study Start Date : November 2002
Estimated Study Completion Date : November 2012

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MedlinePlus related topics: Artificial Limbs

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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Older Adult
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

All patients on the waiting list for a TKA due to an invalidating gonarthrose as a result of osteo-arthrosis or secondary to a rheumatic disease or a trauma.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • patient suffering from juvenile rheumatic disease
  • patient suffering hemophilia
  • patient on the waiting list for posterior stabilized TKA or hinge joint.
  • patient who suffers from a lesion of the ligaments due to surgery
  • patient who is legally not capable to make decisions
  • patient who suffer from cancer

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00228137

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UMC Radboud
Nijmegen, Netherlands, 6500 HB
Sponsors and Collaborators
Radboud University
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Study Chair: Maarten MC de Waal Malefijt, MD Radboud University

Publications automatically indexed to this study by Identifier (NCT Number):
Layout table for additonal information Identifier: NCT00228137     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: HJM25577
First Posted: September 28, 2005    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: August 9, 2007
Last Verified: August 2007
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Osteoarthritis, Knee
Joint Diseases
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Rheumatic Diseases