Distal Radius Fracture Registry

Comparison Of Treatment Options For Acute Distal Radioulnar Joint Instability: A Prospective Randomized Control Trial

November 22, 2017

  • Clinical Trial Information

    Trial Contact: Krol, David; Harriott, Paula

    Trial Phone: 321.843.5390 ; 321.841.3867

  • IRB No: 15.041.04

    Protocol Abbrev: DRUJ

    Principal Investigator: Brett James Lewellyn, MD

    Sub Investigators: Langford, Joshua MD; Papa, Linda MD; Wicks, Eric MD; Zelaya, Mario MD; King, Stephanie, ARNP

    Age Group: Adult

    Treatment: Surgery

    Applicable Disease Sites: Wrist

    Therapies Involved: Plating Verses Intramedullary Nailing

    ClinicalTrials.gov ID: NCT02591810

  • Objective

    The primary objective of this study is to compare the outcomes of the three treatment arms for acute DRUJ instability by assessment with the Disabilities of the Arm, Shoulder, and Hand (DASH) Score at the following intervals: 2 weeks, 6 weeks, 3 months, 6 months, 1 year, and 5 years.

  • Key Eligibility

    Patients with an acute injury and instability of the distal radioulnar joint.