Limb Preservation and Amputation Clinical Trials

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Human Penile Allotransplantation

Injuries to the genitalia are of concern to the military with emphasis placed on the surgical reconstruction and psychological health of these Wounded Warriors. However, despite significant surgical advances in microvascular surgery and autologous free tissue transfer, conventional reconstructions cannot truly replace the complicated structures and functions of the penis …

  • 28 Aug, 2021
  • 1 location
Study of the Value of Using a Honey Dressing Compared to the Use of a Standard Dressing on the Toe Amputation Wound in the Diabetic Patient

Numerous scientific publications in France and internationally have described the healing, anti-bacterial, anti-oxidant, anti-inflammatory and immuno-modulating properties of honey. Honey is effective in the management of many infected or uninfected post-surgical wounds. This study focuses on post surgical wounds after toe amputation in diabetic patients. The main objective of this …

  • 24 Jan, 2021
  • 5 locations
Dysvascular Amputation Self-Management of Health

The purpose of this study is to determine if walking biobehavioral intervention improves physical activity after dysvascular lower limb amputation.

amputation of the lower limb
diabetes mellitus
lower extremity amputation
limb amputation
peripheral arterial diseases
  • 30 Jul, 2021
  • 1 location
Telehealth Pain Self-Management for Employed Adults

The E-TIPS trial will evaluate an evidence-based, telehealth pain self-management intervention compared to standard care (a waitlist) for chronic pain in adults with physical disabilities who are employed. Participants from anywhere in the US will be randomized to either E-TIPS, a cognitive-behavioral pain self-management intervention delivered by telephone, or a …

chronic pain
  • 26 Jan, 2021
  • 1 location
Additional Hyperbaric Oxygen After Lower Extremity Amputation

This study evaluates the effect of additional hyperbaric oxygen therapy after lower extremity amputation. The patients will be randomized after amputation to either a treatment group receiving hyperbaric oxygen therapy, or control group.

lower extremity amputation
amputation of the lower limb
hyperbaric oxygen
  • 13 Mar, 2021
  • 3 locations
A Clinical and Histological Analysis of Mesenchymal Stem Cells in Amputation

Patients undergoing semi-elective lower extremity major amputation from complications associated with atherosclerotic limb ischemia will received intra-muscular injections of allogeneic Mesenchymal Stromal Cells in the leg above and below the point of amputation to prevent ischemic wound complications after surgery and decrease the incidence of revision and further amputation.

ischemic wound
limb ischemia
  • 24 Jan, 2021
  • 1 location
Robot-assisted Exercise in Patients With Amputation Using Myoelectric Prosthesis

The aim of this study was to investigate the effect of a robot-assisted biofeedback exercise program on grip strength, movement speed, coordination, functional status, depressive status, and quality of life in patients with a myoelectric prosthesis with upper limb amputation. In the literature review, There is no robot-assisted exercise program …

limb amputation
  • 20 Aug, 2021
  • 1 location
Neuromodulation in Lower Limb Amputees

The goal of this study is to investigate the role of transcutaneous spinal cord stimulation on spinal cord excitability in lower limb amputees. In this study, the investigators will quantify the spinal cord excitability determined by 1) reflexes and electromyography, and 2) phantom limb pain using self-reported pain assessments. The …

limb pain
  • 12 Sep, 2021
  • 1 location
Short-term Implanted Electrodes Following Regenerative Peripheral Nerve Surgery for Improving Prosthetic Limb Control Signals

The device, a bipolar percutaneous intramuscular electromyography electrode, is intended for use in upper-limb amputation patients who have received the regenerative peripheral nerve interface surgical procedure, in order to enable the use of advanced prosthetic arms and hands.

limb amputation
  • 10 Jun, 2021
  • 1 location
Motor Learning in Individuals With Lower Limb Loss and Chronic Diabetes

Inadequate rehabilitation training after amputation can result in poor patient outcomes, injuries, and wasted healthcare resources. This is a serious public health problem due to an aging population and rising prevalence of diabetes (main cause of amputation in the U.S.). In this study, the investigators will examine the effects of …

  • 27 Jun, 2021
  • 1 location