Muscle Strength, Physical Work Capacity and Functional Performance in Individuals With Down Syndrome

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
State University of New York - Upstate Medical University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00643552
First received: March 24, 2008
Last updated: March 25, 2008
Last verified: March 2008
  Purpose

This project will evaluate muscle strength and its relationship to everyday function in individuals with Down Syndrome.


Condition
Down Syndrome

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: Muscle Strength, Physical Work Capacity and Functional Performance in Individuals With Down Syndrome

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Further study details as provided by State University of New York - Upstate Medical University:

Enrollment: 18
  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   17 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

community sample

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Down Syndrome
  • Mild or moderate mental retardation
  • Able to tolerate exercise testing

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Uncontrolled cardiovascular disease
  • orthopedic limitations to exercise
  Contacts and Locations
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  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Lori Ploutz-Snyder, Syracuse University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00643552     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 4973
Study First Received: March 24, 2008
Last Updated: March 25, 2008
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board

Keywords provided by State University of New York - Upstate Medical University:
Muscle Strength

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Down Syndrome
Syndrome
Abnormalities, Multiple
Chromosome Disorders
Congenital Abnormalities
Disease
Genetic Diseases, Inborn
Intellectual Disability
Nervous System Diseases
Neurobehavioral Manifestations
Neurologic Manifestations
Pathologic Processes

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