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Hip Manipulation in Young Adults With Groin, Lateral Hip or Buttock Pain

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: NCT02842801
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified July 2016 by Sharon Wang-Price, Texas Woman's University.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
First Posted : July 25, 2016
Last Update Posted : July 25, 2016
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Sharon Wang-Price, Texas Woman's University

Brief Summary:
The purpose of the study is to identify the characteristics of young adults with pain in the groin, lateral hip or buttock who will benefit from manipulation of the hip.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Hip Strain Other: Hip manipulation Not Applicable

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment : 75 participants
Allocation: N/A
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Hip Manipulation in Young Adults With Complaints of Pain in the Groin, Lateral Hip or Buttock: Which Patients Will Have an Immediate Benefit?
Study Start Date : August 2015
Estimated Primary Completion Date : August 2017
Estimated Study Completion Date : August 2017

Arm Intervention/treatment
Hip Manipulation
Hip manipulation: high velocity low amplitude thrust mobilization
Other: Hip manipulation
High-amplitude and low-velocity thrust mobilization

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Global Rating of Change (GROC) Scale [ Time Frame: Short-term ]
    24-48 hours

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 40 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • The eligible participants will be young adults of both genders between the ages of 18-40 who have complaints of groin, lateral hip and/or buttock pain.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Participants will be excluded from participating in this study if they have any of the following medical or surgical history. These factors may affect the results of the study:

    1. Impaired general health, e.g. fibromyalgia, chronic fatigue syndrome, cancer etc.
    2. Neurologic or neurovascular dysfunction
    3. History of peripheral vascular disease, diabetes or abdominal aneurysm
    4. History of hip joint pathology, such as slipped epiphysis, Legg Calve Perthes, significant congenital hip dysplasia, and hip dislocation,
    5. History of systemic disease affecting the musculoskeletal or neuromuscular systems, including inflammatory arthritides, connective tissue diseases, multiple sclerosis, muscular dystrophy, and cerebral vascular diseases
    6. Known instabilities of hip or sacroiliac joint
    7. History of low back and lower extremity surgery, e.g. total hip replacement, total knee replacement, lumbar laminectomy.
    8. A diagnosed hip labral tests or clicking, catching, popping or hypermobility signs with hip labral tear tests
    9. Amputee of lower extremity
    10. Fracture hip or spine
    11. Infection in spine or lower extremities
    12. Hip ROM loss in all directions
    13. Pregnant or up to 12 weeks post-partum
    14. Bleeding or clotting disorders
    15. Osteoporosis
    16. Treated with hip manipulation in past 12 weeks

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT02842801

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Contact: Sharon Wangf-Price, PhD 214-689-7715
Contact: Gail Molloy, ScD 303-757-1554

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United States, Texas
Texas Woman's University Recruiting
Dallas, Texas, United States, 75235
Contact: Sharon Wang-Price, PhD    214-689-7715   
Sponsors and Collaborators
Texas Woman's University
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Principal Investigator: Sharon Wang-Price, PhD Texas Woman's University
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Responsible Party: Sharon Wang-Price, Professor, Texas Woman's University Identifier: NCT02842801    
Other Study ID Numbers: 18174
First Posted: July 25, 2016    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: July 25, 2016
Last Verified: July 2016
Individual Participant Data (IPD) Sharing Statement:
Plan to Share IPD: No
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Sprains and Strains
Wounds and Injuries