Telehealth-Based Exercise Program to Treat Fatigue in MS (MS-FIT)

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Department of Veterans Affairs
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01198977
First received: September 8, 2010
Last updated: January 25, 2013
Last verified: January 2013

September 8, 2010
January 25, 2013
October 2009
September 2012   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Fatigue [ Time Frame: Past 4 weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
Same as current
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Telehealth-Based Exercise Program to Treat Fatigue in MS
Telehealth-Based Exercise Program to Treat Fatigue in MS

This is a clinical trial examining a brief motivational intervention to improve adherence to exercise among individuals with MS to improve fatigue.

This is a 2-arm single blind parallel group RCT comparing a brief telephone based motivational intervention to an informational control to improve adherence to exercise among individuals with MS. The primary outcome is improvement in fatigue.

Interventional
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Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single Blind (Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Multiple Sclerosis
  • Behavioral: Brief telephone-based counseling
    Motivational interviewing and exercise goal setting and problem solving
  • Other: Informational video
    Mailed video of exercise programs
  • Experimental: Arm 1
    Telephone based counseling and instructional video
    Intervention: Behavioral: Brief telephone-based counseling
  • Active Comparator: Arm 2
    Exercise information and instructional video
    Intervention: Other: Informational video
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*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
 
Completed
66
December 2012
September 2012   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Veteran receiving services in VA VISN 20
  • Fatigue
  • Ability to ambulate
  • Household phone line

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Current alcohol dependence or other substance dependence
Both
18 Years to 80 Years
No
Contact information is only displayed when the study is recruiting subjects
United States
 
NCT01198977
B4972-W
No
Department of Veterans Affairs
Department of Veterans Affairs
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Principal Investigator: Aaron P. Turner, PhD VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle
Department of Veterans Affairs
January 2013

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