Gait Disturbances and Hips Bone Mineral Density

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified March 2012 by Tel-Aviv Sourasky Medical Center.
Recruitment status was  Not yet recruiting
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First received: February 23, 2012
Last updated: March 14, 2012
Last verified: March 2012

The objective of this study is to investigate the role of gait disturbance as a cause for difference in Bone Mineral Density (BMD) between both hips. Each subject will undergo the following tests: Functional Mobility Testing, Gait analysis, Motion Analysis, Assessments for Balance and Gait and Cognitive assessments.

Difference in BMD Between Both Hips

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Crossover
Time Perspective: Prospective

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Further study details as provided by Tel-Aviv Sourasky Medical Center:

Estimated Enrollment: 40
Study Start Date: March 2012

Ages Eligible for Study:   40 Years to 80 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population

subjects will be recruited from the bone clinic


Inclusion Criteria:

  1. differeneces in hips in Bone Mineral Density test in one group.
  2. Age 40-80.

Exclusion Criteria:

  1. bone disease,
  2. arthritis,
  3. congenital skeletal malformations,
  4. pregnancy,
  5. neurological disease
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Responsible Party: Tel-Aviv Sourasky Medical Center Identifier: NCT01554605     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: TASMC-12-NV-648-CTIL
Study First Received: February 23, 2012
Last Updated: March 14, 2012
Health Authority: Israel: Ministry of Health processed this record on April 17, 2014