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HTA - 07/37/61

AIM: Ankle Injury Management - A pragmatic multi-centre randomised controlled trial comparing close contact casting technique (CCC) to open surgical reduction and internal fixation (ORIF) in the treatment of unstable ankle fractures in patients over 60 years

Project title: AIM: Ankle Injury Management - A pragmatic multi-centre randomised controlled trial comparing close contact casting technique (CCC) to open surgical reduction and internal fixation (ORIF) in the treatment of unstable ankle fractures in patients over 60 years

Call to action: 07/37 Emergency Medicine, Urgent Care and Trauma

Research type: Primary Research

Chief investigator: Professor Keith WillettORCID logoorcid.org/0000-0001-8615-725X

Lead Author: Dr David KeeneORCID logoorcid.org/0000-0001-7249-6496

Contractor: University of Oxford

Cost: £1,979,554.74

Co-investigators: Dr Elizabeth Tutton, Mr Tim Chesser, Professor Andrew Briggs, Professor Elisabeth Fenwick, Professor Ian Pallister, Professor Sarah Lamb, Professor Simon Gates.

Started: January 2010 | Status: Published October 2016

ISRCTN: 04180738

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