The Effects of Continuous Passive Motion on Hypertonia of Soleus in Individuals With Cerebral Palsy
|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.|
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02003755|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : December 6, 2013
Last Update Posted : December 6, 2013
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Cerebral Palsy (CP)||Procedure: Ankle continuous passive motion machine.||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||8 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Single Group Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Study Start Date :||April 2011|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||April 2013|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||April 2013|
Experimental: Spastic CP
continuous passive motion training
Procedure: Ankle continuous passive motion machine.
A rehabilitation program of machine driven passive stretch.
- Muscle tone tests [ Time Frame: Baseline, 1, and 4 months. ]Measure of changes in Hypertonia measured by Modified Ashworth Scale (MAS).
- Ankle range of motion [ Time Frame: Baseline, 1, and 4 months. ]Measure of changes in Ankle range of motion.
- Hoffman reflex (H-reflex) [ Time Frame: Baseline, 1, and 4 months. ]Measure of changes in Hoffman reflex (H-reflex).
- Leg girth [ Time Frame: Baseline,1 ,and 4 mouths. ]
To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the contact information provided by the sponsor.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT02003755
|Chang Gung University|
|Taoyuan, Taiwan, 333|