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ED Fracture study - Clinical Trial

What is the Purpose of this Study?

We are doing this study to learn more about the risks and improve the outcomes for patients that come into the Emergency Department with broken bones.
What is the Condition Being Studied?
Bone fractures

Who Can Participate in the Study?

Adults with long bone fracture (leg/arm breaks)

Age Group
Adults

What is Involved?

If you choose to join this study, you will:
- Allow study staff to collect information about you from your medical record
- Complete questionnaires
- Have a Pressure Pain Threshold Test
- Have a cognitive assessment

Study Details

Full Title
Improving post-fracture outcomes using a novel behavioral intervention
Principal Investigator
Emergency Medicine Specialist
Protocol Number
IRB: PRO00101053
Phase
Phase N/A
Contact the Duke Recruitment Innovation Center
MyResearchPartners@duke.edu
or
919-681-5698