Clavicular Shortening Post-fracture - Does it Change? - a Prospective Study of 70 Patients
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02089282
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified March 2014 by Holbaek Sygehus. Recruitment status was: Recruiting
In an attempt to answer if clavicular length changes after a fracture e.g. that any shortening becomes worse or better, 70 patients will be followed 3 times over 21 days using a novel ultrasound method.
Condition or disease
Stability of Clavicular Fractures Within the First 3 Weeks
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Ages Eligible for Study:
17 Years to 90 Years (Child, Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
All patients who sustain a displaced medial, mid and lateral clavicle fracture from March 2014 to August 2015 referred from Slagelse and Holbæk emergency departments are eligible. The last patients are seen end of mid-July 2015 given the 21 days of follow up.
Patients that have bilateral clavicle fractures and/or prior operations involving the clavicle are excluded. Malignant diagnoses are excluded.