Mobility Device Training Group for Sprained Ankle

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
1
Effectiveness
1
Safety
Sprained AnklePreoperative mobility device(s) training - Other
Eligibility
18+
All Sexes
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Study Summary

This trial will test whether giving patients training on how to use a mobility device before their surgery will reduce the number of postoperative falls.

Treatment Effectiveness

Study Objectives

1 Primary · 0 Secondary · Reporting Duration: two weeks before surgery to six weeks after surgery

two weeks before surgery to six weeks after surgery
Number of falls in the post-operative period after foot and ankle surgery

Trial Safety

Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

Mobility Device Training Group
1 of 2
No Mobility Device Training Group
1 of 2

Active Control

250 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: Mobility Device Training Group · No Placebo Group · N/A

Mobility Device Training Group
Other
ActiveComparator Group · 1 Intervention: Preoperative mobility device(s) training · Intervention Types: Other
No Mobility Device Training GroupNoIntervention Group · 1 Intervention: No Mobility Device Training Group · Intervention Types:

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: two weeks before surgery to six weeks after surgery

Who is running the clinical trial?

University of Alabama at BirminghamLead Sponsor
1,435 Previous Clinical Trials
2,228,984 Total Patients Enrolled
Ashish B Shah, MDPrincipal InvestigatorUniversity of Alabama at Birmingham
1 Previous Clinical Trials
30 Total Patients Enrolled

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18+ · All Participants · 3 Total Inclusion Criteria

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