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Logan Basic and Dysmenorrhea

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified August 2008 by Logan College of Chiropractic.
Recruitment status was  Recruiting
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Logan College of Chiropractic
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00740818
First received: August 21, 2008
Last updated: August 22, 2008
Last verified: August 2008
  Purpose

The purpose of this study is to determine the effects of Logan Basic Technique on symptoms of dysmenorrhea.


Condition Intervention Phase
Menstrual Distress (Dysmenorrhea)
Other: No Intervention
Procedure: Sham Logan Basic Adjustment
Procedure: Logan Basic adjustment
Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single Blind (Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Official Title: A Pilot Study: Logan Basic Technique and Auxiliary Abdominal Contacts for Reducing Symptomatology of Primary Dysmenorrhea

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Further study details as provided by Logan College of Chiropractic:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Menstrual Distress Questionnaire [ Time Frame: Before and after treatment ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Estimated Enrollment: 30
Study Start Date: July 2008
Estimated Study Completion Date: November 2008
Estimated Primary Completion Date: November 2008 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
No Intervention: A
The patient will lay prone on the adjustment table 5 minutes, the approximate equivalency of a Logan Basic adjustment. Table will be in proper position according to Logan Basic protocol.
Other: No Intervention
The patient will lay prone on the adjustment table 5 minutes, the approximate equivalency of a Logan Basic adjustment. Table will be in proper position according to Logan Basic protocol.
Sham Comparator: B
A thumb contact will be used against the sacrotuberous ligament as opposed to underneath the ligament. Auxiliary contacts will also be sham adjustments; the spine will be contacted but no force applied.
Procedure: Sham Logan Basic Adjustment
A thumb contact will be used against the sacrotuberous ligament as opposed to underneath the ligament. Auxiliary contacts will also be sham adjustments; the spine will be contacted but no force applied.
Experimental: C
Logan Basic adjustment, as well as auxiliary and abdominal contacts, based on the Logan Basic protocol.
Procedure: Logan Basic adjustment
Logan Basic adjustment, as well as auxiliary and abdominal contacts, based on the Logan Basic protocol.

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  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Female Logan students, staff, or faculty
  • Minimum of 18 years
  • No chiropractic adjustments below T12 throughout the duration of the study
  • Suffering from primary dysmenorrhea

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Pregnancy
  • Endometriosis (if known to have)
  • Reproductive cancer of any kind
  • NSAIDs and/or any other medical or herbal treatments for symptoms of dysmenorrhea. Oral contraception use for this purpose will not be excluded from the study; however, usage will be noted in the final reporting of this study's results.
  • Menopause
  Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00740818

Contacts
Contact: Patrick Montgomery, DC 636-230-2100 ext 1931 patrick.montgomery@logan.edu

Locations
United States, Missouri
Logan University, College of Chiropractic Recruiting
Chesterfield, Missouri, United States, 63017
Sponsors and Collaborators
Logan College of Chiropractic
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Patrick Montgomery, DC, Logan College of Chiropractic
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00740818     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: SR1120070131
Study First Received: August 21, 2008
Last Updated: August 22, 2008
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Dysmenorrhea
Menstruation Disturbances
Pathologic Processes
Pelvic Pain
Pain
Signs and Symptoms

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on April 17, 2014