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Whole Body Vibration Therapy in Participants With MS Related Balance Deficits

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00510523
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : August 2, 2007
Last Update Posted : May 3, 2013
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Dennis Enix, DC, MBA, Logan College of Chiropractic

Tracking Information
First Submitted Date  ICMJE July 31, 2007
First Posted Date  ICMJE August 2, 2007
Last Update Posted Date May 3, 2013
Study Start Date  ICMJE October 2006
Primary Completion Date Not Provided
Current Primary Outcome Measures  ICMJE
 (submitted: August 1, 2007)
  • NeuroCom Balance Master
  • SF-EMG Nerve conduction velocity test
  • Berg balance score
Original Primary Outcome Measures  ICMJE Same as current
Change History
Current Secondary Outcome Measures  ICMJE Not Provided
Original Secondary Outcome Measures  ICMJE Not Provided
Current Other Pre-specified Outcome Measures Not Provided
Original Other Pre-specified Outcome Measures Not Provided
 
Descriptive Information
Brief Title  ICMJE Whole Body Vibration Therapy in Participants With MS Related Balance Deficits
Official Title  ICMJE Whole Body Vibration Therapy in Participants With MS Related Balance Deficits
Brief Summary The purpose of this investigation is to determine the effect of Whole Body Vibration Therapy (WBV) on balance in participants with multiple sclerosis (MS) related balance deficits as measured by the NeuroCom Balance Master, the Sapphire IIME EMG Device and the Kurtzke Expanded Disability Status Scale (EDSS) and the Berg Balance Score.
Detailed Description Not Provided
Study Type  ICMJE Interventional
Study Phase  ICMJE Not Applicable
Study Design  ICMJE Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment
Masking: Single
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Condition  ICMJE Multiple Sclerosis
Intervention  ICMJE Device: Whole Body Vibration machine
Study Arms  ICMJE Not Provided
Publications *

*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
 
Recruitment Information
Recruitment Status  ICMJE Completed
Estimated Enrollment  ICMJE
 (submitted: August 1, 2007)
80
Original Estimated Enrollment  ICMJE Same as current
Study Completion Date  ICMJE November 2007
Primary Completion Date Not Provided
Eligibility Criteria  ICMJE

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Logan student, staff, or faculty or general public with a minimal of 2 year history of diagnosed Multiple Sclerosis (MS)

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Visual or vestibular condition that would affect balance
  • Non-Ms related systemic illness that would have an adverse effect on balance
  • Local infection, acute inflammation, injury, tumors or other malignancy, recent wounds, diabetes
  • Any unstable joints of the lower extremity, recent hip and knee joints or fitted hip or knee pins, bolts and/or plates
  • Acute thrombosis
  • Severe migraine, epilepsy
  • Serious cardiovascular disease, wearing a pacemaker
  • Any Spinal manipulation within 48 hours
  • Acute disc herniation, discopathy or spondylolysis
  • Prescription or herbal muscle stimulants, relaxants, etc. that could affect balance
  • Any implanted device or prosthesis or intrauterine IUD type of device
  • Pregnancy
Sex/Gender  ICMJE
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
Ages  ICMJE 25 Years to 65 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Accepts Healthy Volunteers  ICMJE No
Contacts  ICMJE Contact information is only displayed when the study is recruiting subjects
Listed Location Countries  ICMJE United States
Removed Location Countries  
 
Administrative Information
NCT Number  ICMJE NCT00510523
Other Study ID Numbers  ICMJE RD0731060030
Has Data Monitoring Committee Not Provided
U.S. FDA-regulated Product Not Provided
IPD Sharing Statement  ICMJE Not Provided
Current Responsible Party Dennis Enix, DC, MBA, Logan College of Chiropractic
Original Responsible Party Not Provided
Current Study Sponsor  ICMJE Logan College of Chiropractic
Original Study Sponsor  ICMJE Same as current
Collaborators  ICMJE Not Provided
Investigators  ICMJE
Principal Investigator: Dennis Enix, DC, MBA Logan College of Chiropractic
Principal Investigator: Dennis Enix, DC, MBA Logan University
PRS Account Logan College of Chiropractic
Verification Date May 2013

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