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Study of LED Phototherapy for Musculoligamentous Lesions

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT00382941
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : October 2, 2006
Last Update Posted : December 8, 2008
Information provided by:
Hermano Miguel Foundation

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to determine whether LED phototherapy using combined red and near infrared light (approved: Ministry of Health of Russian Federation No. 29/06070997/1080-00, EUROCAT Certificate No. CP033321-IV) is effective in the treatment of musculoligamentous lesions in physiotherapy practice

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Tendinopathy Sprains and Strains Muscle Spasm Epicondylitis Fasciitis Device: Red and near infrared LED phototherapy device Not Applicable

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single
Primary Purpose: Treatment

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Ages Eligible for Study:   16 Years and older   (Child, Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Clinical diagnosis of acute or chronic musculoligamentous lesion
  • Must be able to understand instructions and fill in auto administered questionnaires
  • Informed consent

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Use of oral corticosteroids or corticosteroid injections
  • Systemic diseases
  • General contraindications for phototherapy

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00382941

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CAID, Hermano Miguel Foundation
Quito, Pichincha, Ecuador
Health Service, UDV Quito Centro Occidente, National Police of Ecuador
Quito, Pichincha, Ecuador
Rehabilitation Department, A.B.E.I. Foundation
Quito, Pichincha, Ecuador
Sponsors and Collaborators
Hermano Miguel Foundation
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Principal Investigator: Sergiy Voznesenskyy, PhD, BPT Hermano Miguel Foundation
Layout table for additonal information Identifier: NCT00382941    
Other Study ID Numbers: FT-01-05-05
First Posted: October 2, 2006    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: December 8, 2008
Last Verified: December 2008
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Sprains and Strains
Wounds and Injuries
Muscular Diseases
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Tendon Injuries
Neuromuscular Manifestations
Neurologic Manifestations
Nervous System Diseases