Momentum-enabled Treadling Methodology to Improve Gait and Enhance Mobility
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03891641|
Recruitment Status : Recruiting
First Posted : March 27, 2019
Last Update Posted : July 2, 2019
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Peripheral Arterial Disease||Behavioral: Treadwell Tredlr||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||30 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Intervention Model Description:||Subjects will be randomized into a treadling group (n=15) or a control group (n=15). Treadling subjects will do so 3x per week (15 min sessions) for 6 weeks. The control group will be instructed to continue their normal daily activities.|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Masking Description:||No Masking|
|Official Title:||A Momentum-enabled Treadling Methodology to Improve Gait and Enhance Mobility in Patients With Peripheral Arterial Disease|
|Actual Study Start Date :||June 1, 2019|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||June 2021|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||June 2021|
Experimental: Treadling Group
Treadling subjects will do so 3x per week (15 min sessions) for 6 weeks.
Behavioral: Treadwell Tredlr
Complete treadling exercise 3x per week (15 min sessions) for 6 weeks.
No Intervention: Control Group
Control Subjects continue their normal daily activities.
- Change in Overground Walking Speed After Intervention [ Time Frame: Baseline, 6 weeks ]Measured from the time taken to walk 6 meters.
- Change in 6-min Walk Distance [ Time Frame: Baseline, 6 weeks ]Measured from the distance walked in 6 minutes.
- Change in Stride Length [ Time Frame: Baseline, 6 weeks ]Measured using motion capture as the distance between heel markers across successive steps.
- Change in Peak Ankle Power [ Time Frame: Baseline, 6 weeks ]Measured using motion capture and instrumented treadmill forces as the peak positive power generated by the calf muscles during the push-off phase of walking.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT03891641
|Contact: Jason Franz, PhD||(919) firstname.lastname@example.org|
|United States, North Carolina|
|Applied Biomechanics Laboratory||Recruiting|
|Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States, 27514|
|Contact: Jason Franz, Ph.D. 919-966-6119 email@example.com|
|Principal Investigator:||Jason Franz, PhD||University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill|