Indianapolis, Indiana 46202

  • Hand Injuries and Disorders

Purpose:

This study seeks to determine if postoperative phone calls by a physician affect outcomes in hand surgery.


Study summary:

This study seeks to determine if postoperative phone calls by a physician affect outcomes in hand surgery. Patients who require operative treatment of hand and wrist fractures are randomly assigned to a group that receives a postoperative phone call or the control group that receives the standard postoperative care. Patient reported and medical outcomes are observed starting at 1 month postoperatively.


Criteria:

Inclusion Criteria: - Patients with isolated injuries of the hand who present to a specific level 1 trauma center in the Midwestern United States - Patients who have planned surgical treatment by a pre-specified group of surgeons Exclusion Criteria: - Patients who have significant trauma to other organ systems proximal to the wrist - Patients who have open ("compound") fractures (i.e., bone is exposed) - Children


NCT ID:

NCT03557073


Primary Contact:

Principal Investigator
Joshua M Adkinson, M.D.
Indiana University School of Medicine


Backup Contact:

N/A


Location Contact:

Indianapolis, Indiana 46202
United States



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Site Status: N/A


Data Source: ClinicalTrials.gov

Date Processed: June 20, 2021

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