Recruitment

Recruitment Status
Unknown status

Inclusion Criterias

Patients waitng for surgery at Cite de la Sante Hospital
Patients waitng for surgery at Cite de la Sante Hospital

Exclusion Criterias

Rupture of rotator cuff tear of more than 3 cm
Shoulder fracture
Corticosteriod injections
...
Rupture of rotator cuff tear of more than 3 cm
Shoulder fracture
Corticosteriod injections
CSST- Workman's compensation
Central and peripheral neuropathy
Glenohumeral Arthirtis

Summary

Conditions
Rotator Cuff Tears
Type
Interventional
Design
  • Allocation: Randomized
  • Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
  • Masking: Single (Outcomes Assessor)
  • Primary Purpose: Treatment

Participation Requirements

Age
Between 20 years and 75 years
Gender
Both males and females

Description

This study is taken place in a genral hospital using the waiting list in the orthopedic surgery department- only patients awaitng for rotator cuff surgery are included. a randomised process of a block will be used. There will be 2 groups of patients an active comparator and no intervention. All pati...

This study is taken place in a genral hospital using the waiting list in the orthopedic surgery department- only patients awaitng for rotator cuff surgery are included. a randomised process of a block will be used. There will be 2 groups of patients an active comparator and no intervention. All patients at the beginning of the project and after 4 weks will have an evaluation on range of motion, strength, acromial humeral mesurement done by ultrasound and questionnaire on pain(DASH) and quality of life( WORC). At 8 weeks all patients will fill in the 2 questionnaires on DASH and WORC.

Inclusion Criterias

Patients waitng for surgery at Cite de la Sante Hospital
Patients waitng for surgery at Cite de la Sante Hospital

Exclusion Criterias

Rupture of rotator cuff tear of more than 3 cm
Shoulder fracture
Corticosteriod injections
...
Rupture of rotator cuff tear of more than 3 cm
Shoulder fracture
Corticosteriod injections
CSST- Workman's compensation
Central and peripheral neuropathy
Glenohumeral Arthirtis

Locations

Laval, Quebec, H7M 3L9
Laval, Quebec, H7M 3L9

Tracking Information

NCT #
NCT02208752
Collaborators
Not Provided
Investigators
  • Principal Investigator: François Desmeules, Phd Université de Montréal
  • François Desmeules, Phd Université de Montréal