Efficacy Study of Selective Tibial Neurotomy in the Treatment of the Spastic Equinovarus Foot Among Adult Hemiplegic Patients "Neurotomy"


Phase 3 Results N/A

Summary of Purpose

Spastic equinovarus foot (SEF) is a major cause of disability in stroke patients. Treatments may include physical therapy, orthosis, botulinum toxin (BTX) injections and selective neurotomy. Several RCT placebo-controlled studies have demonstrated improvement in spasticity, in pain and in active ankle dorsiflexion after BTX injections. Unfortunately, BTX is an expensive treatment and its effects last...

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Trial Milestones

The following dates are available for this trial. Trial information last updated on 22 December 2011.

1 Oct 2008 14 Nov 2008 1 Dec 2011 1 Dec 2011 1 Dec 2011 Unavailable
Start Date First Received 1st Completion Completion Verification Results

Trial Design

  • Allocation: Randomized
  • Masking: Single Blind (Outcomes Assessor)
  • Purpose: Treatment
  • Endpoint: Efficacy Study
  • Intervention: Parallel Assignment


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