PARx for Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction

Fowler Kennedy Sport Medicine Clinic, London, Canada
Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction+1 More ConditionsPARx - Device
21 - 32
All Sexes
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Study Summary

This trial will investigate the effect of a physical activity prescription delivered through a mobile app on patient-reported outcomes and cartilage health in individuals 5-10 years post-ACL reconstruction.

Eligible Conditions
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Reconstruction
  • Posttraumatic Osteoarthritis

Treatment Effectiveness

Phase-Based Effectiveness

1 of 3

Study Objectives

1 Primary · 4 Secondary · Reporting Duration: 12 months

12 months
International Knee Documentation Committee (IKDC)
Knee Injury and Osteoarthritis Outcome Score
Physical Activity Evaluation using Global Physical Activity Questionnaire (GPAQ) and MyRecovery app
Ultrasonographic Femoral Trochlear Cartilage Imaging
Three-dimensional Motion-captured Gait Biomechanics Analysis

Trial Safety

Phase-Based Safety

1 of 3

Awards & Highlights

No Placebo Group
All patients enrolled in this trial will receive the new treatment.

Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

Usual Care
1 of 2
Physical Activity Prescription (PARx)
1 of 2

Active Control

Experimental Treatment

196 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: PARx · No Placebo Group · N/A

Physical Activity Prescription (PARx)
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: PARx · Intervention Types: Device
Usual CareNoIntervention Group · 1 Intervention: Usual Care · Intervention Types:

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: 12 months

Who is running the clinical trial?

Western University, CanadaLead Sponsor
207 Previous Clinical Trials
37,928 Total Patients Enrolled
Jane Thornton, MD PhDPrincipal InvestigatorWestern University
1 Previous Clinical Trials
192 Total Patients Enrolled

Eligibility Criteria

Age 21 - 32 · All Participants · 0 Total Inclusion Criteria

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the current enrollment count for this clinical research?

"Affirmative. reflects that this study, first posted on the 1st of November 2021, is actively searching for participants to enrol in their trial. In total 196 patients will be needed at a solitary medical centre." - Anonymous Online Contributor

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Is the research open to individuals of advanced age?

"This research study is specifically targeting participants aged 21 to 32. Persons under 18 years old are limited to only 32 trials, whereas there are 587 for those over 65." - Anonymous Online Contributor

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Are there any open enrollment slots for this research project?

"Affirmatively, this clinical trial is actively seeking patients. It was first published on November 1st 2021 and revised most recently the 28th of that same month." - Anonymous Online Contributor

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Does my profile meet the requirements to join this experiment?

"To be eligible for this medical experiment, patients should have had a previous anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction and possess ages from 21 to 32. A total of 196 participants are needed for the study's success." - Anonymous Online Contributor

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Please Note: These questions and answers are submitted by anonymous patients, and have not been verified by our internal team.