Work Place Adjusted Intelligent Physical Exercise Reducing Musculoskeletal Pain in Shoulder and Neck (VIMS) - Industrial Workers

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Collaborators:
University of Copenhagen
University of Southern Denmark
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Lars L. Andersen, National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Denmark
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01071980
First received: January 25, 2010
Last updated: October 10, 2012
Last verified: October 2012
  Purpose

The purpose of this study is to investigate the effect of specific resistance training on neck/shoulder pain in industrial workers.


Condition Intervention
Non-specific Pain of the Neck and Shoulder
Other: Work Place Adjusted Intelligent Physical Exercise Reducing Musculoskeletal Pain in Shoulder and Neck

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Factorial Assignment
Masking: Single Blind (Investigator)
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Official Title: Work Place Adjusted Intelligent Physical Exercise Reducing Musculoskeletal Pain in Shoulder and Neck (VIMS) - Industrial Workers

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Further study details as provided by National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Denmark:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Pain of the neck and shoulders [ Time Frame: At week 0 (baseline) and week 20 (follow-up) ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Pain in the arm/hand [ Time Frame: At week 0 (baseline) and week 20 (follow-up) ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Enrollment: 522
Study Start Date: January 2009
Study Completion Date: February 2010
Primary Completion Date: February 2010 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Active Comparator: Specific resistance training
3 x 20 min a week of specific resistance training for 20 weeks
Other: Work Place Adjusted Intelligent Physical Exercise Reducing Musculoskeletal Pain in Shoulder and Neck
Participants will be randomized at the cluster level to a control group or 20 weeks of specific resistance training for 3 x 20 min a week
No Intervention: Control
Control group

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   20 Years to 65 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • industrial worker

Exclusion Criteria:

  • trauma, life threatening diseases, pregnancy
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01071980

Locations
Denmark
National Research Centre for the Working Environment
Copenhagen, Denmark, 2100
Sponsors and Collaborators
National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Denmark
University of Copenhagen
University of Southern Denmark
  More Information

No publications provided by National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Denmark

Additional publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Lars L. Andersen, Senior Researcher, PhD, National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Denmark
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01071980     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: VIMS00
Study First Received: January 25, 2010
Last Updated: October 10, 2012
Health Authority: Denmark: Ethics Committee

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Musculoskeletal Pain
Shoulder Pain
Muscular Diseases
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Pain
Neurologic Manifestations
Nervous System Diseases
Arthralgia
Joint Diseases
Signs and Symptoms

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