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Computer Assisted Planning of Corrective Osteotomy for Distal Radius Malunion

Information source: Christine M. Kleinert Institute for Hand and Microsurgery
ClinicalTrials.gov processed this data on August 23, 2015
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Condition(s) targeted: Extra-articular Distal Radius Malunions

Intervention: Corrective osteotomy with computer-assisted pre-operative planning (Procedure); Corrective osteotomy with conventional preoperative planning (Procedure)

Phase: Phase 2

Status: Completed

Sponsored by: Christine M. Kleinert Institute for Hand and Microsurgery

Official(s) and/or principal investigator(s):
Rodrgio Moreno, MD, Principal Investigator, Affiliation: Christine M. Kleinert Institute of Hand and Microsurgery

Summary

The investigators are comparing post-operative patient-rated functional outcome between patients who undergo corrective osteotomy for extra-articular malunited distal radius fractures with and without computer assisted pre-operative planning and virtual osteotomy.

Clinical Details

Official title: Computer Assisted Planning of Corrective Osteotomy for Distal Radius Malunion

Study design: Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment

Primary outcome: Grip Strength

Secondary outcome:

Range of motion

DASH Questionnaire

Mayo Wrist score

Gartland and Werley score

Eligibility

Minimum age: 18 Years. Maximum age: N/A. Gender(s): Both.

Criteria:

Inclusion Criteria:

- Adult (over 18 yrs of age)

- Extra-articular malunion of the distal radius

- Fluent in English

Exclusion Criteria:

- Pregnant patients

- prisoners

- patients with impaired decision making ability

- patients with a bony deformity in the distal forearm contralateral to the one with

distal radius malunion

Locations and Contacts

Christine M. Kleinert Institute of Hand and Microsurgery, Louisville, Kentucky 40202, United States
Additional Information

Starting date: September 2010
Last updated: July 9, 2013

Page last updated: August 23, 2015

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