Effectiveness of Mat Pilates Exercises in Individuals With Chronic Nonspecific Low Back Pain
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02922322|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : October 4, 2016
Last Update Posted : October 4, 2016
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Nonspecific Chronic Low Back Pain Chronic Low Back Pain||Other: Pilates Group||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||30 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||Triple (Care Provider, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor)|
|Official Title:||Effectiveness of Mat Pilates Exercises in Individuals With Chronic Nonspecific Low Back Pain: A Randomized Controlled Trial|
|Study Start Date :||February 2016|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||May 2016|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||May 2016|
Active Comparator: Pilates Group
The Pilates Group was composed by 15 participants evaluated before and after 16 sessions of intervention with mat Pilates exercises.
Other: Pilates Group
The Pilates group program (PG) was composed of 16 sessions, 2x per week, 60 minute session each for 8 weeks. The intervention was based on 20 out of the 34 original mat exercises proposed by the Pilates method, classified into basic, intermediate or advanced levels divided into 4 cycles of 5 exercises each. The exercises were performed during two series of 10 repetitions respecting the patients skills.
No Intervention: Control Group
The control group was composed by 15 participants that received no intervention
- Questionnaire on Pain Intensity [ Time Frame: 8 weeks ]The pain intensity was evaluated using an 11-point pain numerical rating scale.
- Questionnaire on Quality of Life [ Time Frame: 8 weeks ]The quality of life assessment was measured through the SF-36 questionnaire.
- Questionnaire on Disability [ Time Frame: 8 weeks ]The index of disability was assessed trough the 2.0 version of the Oswestry questionnaire, which is a specific questionnaire to evaluate levels of disability in people who suffer with low back pain.
- Questionnaire on Pain Describers [ Time Frame: 8 weeks ]The pain describers were evaluated through the MCGill questionnaire.
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|Principal Investigator:||IDEMAR R DOS SANTOS JUNIOR, BPhty||Federal University of Paraíba|
|Study Director:||CARINA CC COUTINHO, MD||FEDERAL UNIVERSITY OF PARAIBA|