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Wrist Fracture Evaluation with Tomo-E

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill


Description

The primary objective is to compare (using a reader study) the sensitivity of Tomo-E compared to radiography of the wrist in detecting wrist fractures. The secondary aim is to determine the specificity of Tomo-E compared to radiography of the wrist in detecting wrist fractures.


Keywords:

Bones, Hands


Category:

Device

Qualifications

 


Age
12 - 99 years


Gender
Any


Study Population

We are recruiting a total of 50 participants age 12 or older undergone radiographic imaging of wrist for presumed or known scaphoid, wrist or distal radius fractures.


Investigator

Daniel Nissman
Division Chief, Clinical Associate Professor
Radiology - Musculoskeletal Imaging

For questions, contact:

Terry Harman
terry_hatman@med.unc.edu
(919) 966-4997


Recruitment Period End

November 28, 2019

Location

Primary Location
UNC BRIC
Marsico Hall, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA

Study Qualifications

Gender Any

Age Range 12 - 99 years

Participant qualification(s) -Age 12 or older -Undergone x-ray imaging of wrist for a break or fracture within the past 2 weeks or are scheduled to undergo such imaging.

Not eligible if: -Patients will an intervening surgical procedure performed prior to study imaging.

Number of Visits

    » 1 In person visit(s)

    1 research 3D x-ray scan of the wrist

    » 0 Remote visit(s)

Participation Period

1 in person visit; We will follow records for 2 months

Compensation

$25 Visa Gift Card and parking vouchers

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