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You can access this
clinical trial
if you have
Patellar Tendonitis, Jumper's Knee or Patellar Tendinopathy
and you are
between 14 and 18
years old
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The phase for this study is not defined.
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The purpose

The purpose of this study is: - To examine the effect of infra patellar strap treatment on the extent of pain and jumping performance tasks in young male athletes diagnosed with patellar tendinopathy. - 40 elite male athletes, basketball and volleyball players, ages 14-18, students of the academy for sports Excellency will take part in this study - Hypothesis 1: The treatment of infra patellar strap will reduce the level of pain during jumping performance tasks. - Hypothesis 2: The treatment of infra patellar strap will improve the squat jump height in athletes with patellar tendinopathy during squat jump task. - Hypothesis 3: The treatment of infra patellar strap will improve the drop jump height in athletes with patellar tendinopathy during drop jump task. - Hypothesis 4: The treatment of infra patellar strap will improve the one leg jump height in athletes with patellar tendinopathy during one leg jump task. - Hypothesis 5: The treatment of infra patellar strap will improve the 30 seconds repetitive jumps mean height in athletes with patellar tendinopathy during 30 seconds repetitive jumps task.

Provided treatments

  • Device: patella knee strap

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Tris trial is registered with FDA with number: NCT01460004. The sponsor of the trial is Wingate Institute and it is looking for 16 volunteers for the current phase.
Official trial title:
The Effect of Infra Patellar Strap Treatment on the Extent of Pain and Performance in Young Athletes With Patellar Tendinopathy