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Teriparatide for Improved Knee Prosthesis Fixation

2014-08-27 03:16:07 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The investigators will study how well knee joint prostheses become fixed to the bone when patients get teriparatide, compared to placebo. Measurements will use high resolution 3D radiography (radiostereometry, RSA).

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Control: Placebo Control, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Caregiver, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor), Primary Purpose: Prevention

Conditions

Osteoarthritis of the Knee

Intervention

teriparatide

Location

Motala hospital
Motala
Sweden

Status

Recruiting

Source

University Hospital, Linkoeping

Results (where available)

View Results

Links

Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:16:07-0400

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Noninflammatory degenerative disease of the knee joint consisting of three large categories: conditions that block normal synchronous movement, conditions that produce abnormal pathways of motion, and conditions that cause stress concentration resulting in changes to articular cartilage. (Crenshaw, Campbell's Operative Orthopaedics, 8th ed, p2019)

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