Ankle Fracture Treatment in the Elderly
This trial is active, not recruiting.
|Sponsor||University of Florida|
|Start date||March 2011|
|End date||December 2016|
|Trial size||150 participants|
|Trial identifier||NCT01444144, 146-2011|
The purpose of this study is to track surgical outcomes and post-operative course in patients 55 years of age or older treated for ankle fractures.
Patients aged 55 years at time of surgery undergoing treatment for ankle fractures.
Status of Fracture Union
time frame: Post-operatively until documentation of fracture healing, assessed up to seven months following surgery.
time frame: Post-operatively until documentation that complications resolved, assessed up to seven months following surgery.
Male or female participants from 55 years up to 85 years old.
Inclusion Criteria: - at least 55 years of age at time of surgery - receiving treatment for ankle fractures Exclusion Criteria:
|Official title||Ankle Fracture Treatment in the Elderly, at Risk Population|
|Principal investigator||Kalia K Sadasivan, M.D.|
|Description||This study seeks to describe and track surgical outcomes associated with the use of a minimally invasive surgical technique used to treat ankle fractures in at-risk patients 55 years of age or older|
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