Diffusion MRI and Growth Plate Injuries: Pilot Study
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01774539|
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified June 2016 by University of British Columbia.
Recruitment status was: Recruiting
First Posted : January 24, 2013
Last Update Posted : June 13, 2016
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment|
|Fracture||Other: Diffusion MRI|
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Estimated Enrollment :||10 participants|
|Official Title:||Diffusion MRI as a Prognostic Tool in Growth Plate Injuries: A Pilot Study to Assess Feasibility|
|Study Start Date :||November 2014|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||February 2017|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||February 2017|
Physeal Injury - Distal Radius
Patients who suffer a physeal fracture of the distal radius will be scanned and compared to their healthy contralateral limb.
Other: Diffusion MRI
Each subject will undergo one diffusion MRI scan to identify characteristics of their physes
- Tissue characterization of growth plate using diffusion MRI [ Time Frame: 4-6 weeks following injury ]Diffusion MRI scan of injured and contralateral (control) physis.
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|Contact: Sameer Desaiemail@example.com|
|Canada, British Columbia|
|British Columbia Children's Hospital||Recruiting|
|Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, V6H 3V4|
|Contact: Sameer Desai 604-875-2359 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Principal Investigator: Firoz Miyanji, MD, FRCSC|
|Sub-Investigator: Kishore Mulpuri, MBBS, MS, MHSc|
|Sub-Investigator: Chris Reilly, MD, FRCSC|
|Sub-Investigator: Ken Poskitt, MDCM|
|Principal Investigator:||Firoz Miyanji, MD, FRCSC||University of British Columbia|