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Wii Balance Board in Dizziness

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: NCT01345422
Recruitment Status : Withdrawn (The study never started since it did not receive IRB approval)
First Posted : May 2, 2011
Last Update Posted : December 9, 2015
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Kaiser Permanente

Brief Summary:
Patients with dizziness presently undergo physical therapy rehabilitation. Our study will study whether Wii Balance Board made by Nintendo Inc. will be helpful in patients with dizziness. They will undergo dizziness evaluation to quantify their dizziness.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Dizziness Other: Wii Balance Board Not Applicable

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 0 participants
Allocation: N/A
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Supportive Care
Official Title: A Pilot Study to Assess the Usefulness of the Wii Balance Board for Dizziness

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Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: Wii Balance Board
Wii Balance Board Training
Other: Wii Balance Board
Participant will undergo Nintendo Wii Balance Board training for two months , five days a week for 30 minutes

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Abnormal posturography exam

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Pregnant Women and children

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT01345422

Sponsors and Collaborators
Kaiser Permanente
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Principal Investigator: David Cheng, MD Southern California Permanente Medical Group
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Responsible Party: Kaiser Permanente Identifier: NCT01345422    
Other Study ID Numbers: HNS1
First Posted: May 2, 2011    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: December 9, 2015
Last Verified: December 2015
Individual Participant Data (IPD) Sharing Statement:
Plan to Share IPD: No
Plan Description: this study did not receive IRB approval
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Sensation Disorders
Neurologic Manifestations
Signs and Symptoms
Vestibular Diseases
Labyrinth Diseases
Ear Diseases
Otorhinolaryngologic Diseases
Nervous System Diseases