The Recovery Time of Quadriceps Strength After Total Knee Arthroplasty (TKA): The Effect of Quadriceps Incision Length
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01450904|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : October 12, 2011
Last Update Posted : October 12, 2011
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Osteoarthritis of Knee||Procedure: Quadriceps incision < 2 cm Procedure: Quadriceps incision 2-4 cm Procedure: Quadriceps incision > 4 cm||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||60 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||Triple (Participant, Care Provider, Outcomes Assessor)|
|Official Title:||The Recovery Time of Quadriceps Strength After Total Knee Arthroplasty: The Effect of Quadriceps Incision Length|
|Study Start Date :||April 2011|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||October 2011|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||October 2011|
Experimental: Group A
The length of Quadriceps incision was less than 2 cm.
Procedure: Quadriceps incision < 2 cm
MIS-TKA was performed with less than 2 cm Quadriceps incision length
Experimental: Group B
The length of Quadriceps incision was 2 to 4 cm.
Procedure: Quadriceps incision 2-4 cm
MIS-TKA was performed with 2 to 4 cm Quadriceps incision length
Experimental: Group C
The length of Quadriceps incision was more than 4 cm.
Procedure: Quadriceps incision > 4 cm
MIS-TKA was performed with more than 4 cm Quadriceps incision length
- The recovery time of Quadriceps strength [ Time Frame: Upto 6 months ]Quadriceps strength was tested every month postoperatively, Recovery time was the amount of months which the Quadriceps strength returned to preoperative level.
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|Principal Investigator:||Keerati Charoencholvanich, MD||Mahidol University|