Splint for Extremity Injury

NYU Langone Health, New York, NY
Extremity InjurySoft Dressing - Procedure
All Sexes
What conditions do you have?

Study Summary

This trial will test whether using a stiff splint after surgery to fix upper-arm fractures leads to less pain than using a soft dressing.

Eligible Conditions
  • Extremity Injury

Treatment Effectiveness

Phase-Based Effectiveness

1 of 3

Study Objectives

2 Primary · 0 Secondary · Reporting Duration: 14 Days

14 Days
Percent Change in Euro Quality of Life (EQ-5D)
Percent change in Visual Analog Scale (VAS)

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

1 of 2
Soft Dressing
1 of 2

Active Control

150 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups

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

ActiveComparator Group · 1 Intervention: Rigid Splint · Intervention Types: Procedure
Soft Dressing
ActiveComparator Group · 1 Intervention: Soft Dressing · Intervention Types: Procedure

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: 14 days

Who is running the clinical trial?

NYU Langone HealthLead Sponsor
1,305 Previous Clinical Trials
761,715 Total Patients Enrolled
Philipp Leucht, MDPrincipal InvestigatorNew York Langone Medical Center
2 Previous Clinical Trials
190 Total Patients Enrolled

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18+ · All Participants · 0 Total Inclusion Criteria

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Frequently Asked Questions

Are there any opportunities to volunteer for this clinical research project?

"Clinicaltrials.gov indicates that this trial is currently enrolling participants, and has been in operation since November 8th 2018 with recent updates occurring on January 6th 2022." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

How many participants are engaged in this experiment?

"Affirmative, the clinicaltrials.gov website displays that this medical trial is searching for participants. It was first posted on November 8th 2018 and recently updated on January 6th 2022; 150 individuals are needed from 1 site." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer
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