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Symptoms of Degeneration in Shoulder of Wheelchair-users (Sodisow)

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: NCT01263184
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified November 2010 by Hannover Medical School.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
First Posted : December 20, 2010
Last Update Posted : December 29, 2010
Information provided by:
Hannover Medical School

Brief Summary:
The studies object is to evaluate the degeneration of overhead sports in wheelchair-using athletes. It is assumed that wheelchair users do have more symptomatic shoulder pain compared to non disabled athletes.

Condition or disease
Degeneration Shoulder Pain

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Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 60 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Längsschnittstudie Zur Belastungsinduzierten Anpassung, Schädigung Oder Degeneration Der Schulter Bei Rollstuhlathleten/-Innen
Study Start Date : November 2009

sportive wheelchair users
sportive non disabled
non sportive wheelchair users

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Maximum strength measured in isokinetic power measurement [ Time Frame: 2 hours ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. questionnaire: wheelchair users pain index and constant score [ Time Frame: 15 Minutes ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 60 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
wheelchair users, sportiv people

Inclusion Criteria:

  • capability of doing sports

Exclusion Criteria:

  • incapability of doing sports

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT01263184

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Contact: Hauke Horstmann 0049 - 511 - 532 - 5499

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Institute of Sportsmedicine Recruiting
Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany, 30625
Contact: Hauke Horstmann    0049 - 511 - 532 - 5499      
Principal Investigator: Hauke Horstmann         
Sub-Investigator: Thomas Weitzel         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Hannover Medical School
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Responsible Party: Prof. Dr. Uwe Tegtbur, Institute of Sportsmedicine Identifier: NCT01263184    
Other Study ID Numbers: 5442 - Az 070402/0911
First Posted: December 20, 2010    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: December 29, 2010
Last Verified: November 2010
Keywords provided by Hannover Medical School:
quality of life
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Shoulder Pain
Joint Diseases
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Neurologic Manifestations
Signs and Symptoms