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The Effects of Group Cycling (Spinning®) With Knee Osteoarthritis: A Randomized Control Trial

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Collaborators:
PNC Band arthritis research fund
Mad Dogg Athletics
Information provided by:
Mercy Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00917618
First received: June 9, 2009
Last updated: NA
Last verified: June 2009
History: No changes posted
  Purpose

Hypothesis: Group cycling classes (Spinning®) will improve pain and functional outcomes in patients with knee osteoarthritis

Methods: Patients with symptomatic knee OA will be randomized to active Spinning® classes 2-3 per week or control group for 3 months. Outcomes including gait speed, WOMAC, KOOS, KOS, and VAS pain at rest and after 6 min walk will be performed at baseline and at 12 weeks.


Condition Intervention
Knee Osteoarthritis
Other: Exercise
Other: Control

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: The Effects of Group Cycling (Spinning®) On Gait and Pain-Related Disability in Persons With Knee Osteoarthritis: A Randomized Control Trial

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Further study details as provided by Mercy Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Preferred gait speed [ Time Frame: 12 weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • WOMAC [ Time Frame: 12 weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • KOS [ Time Frame: 12 weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Enrollment: 37
Study Start Date: January 2005
Study Completion Date: September 2006
Primary Completion Date: May 2006 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Active Comparator: Exercise intervention
Patients began the exercise intervention after randomization for 12 weeks
Other: Exercise
Patients randomized to treatment arm attended 2-3 Spinning classes per week for 12 weeks.
Placebo Comparator: Control
Patients were asked not to change their baseline exercise program
Other: Control
Patients randomized to the control arm were instructed not to change their baseline exercise programs

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   45 Years to 75 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • symptomatic and radiographic knee OA

Exclusion Criteria:

  • severe patella femoral knee pain that would make cycling difficult
  • medical condition which would prohibit an exercise program
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00917618

Locations
United States, Pennsylvania
Mercy Hospital of Pittsbugh
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States, 15219
Sponsors and Collaborators
Mercy Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA
PNC Band arthritis research fund
Mad Dogg Athletics
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Kelly Krohn, MD Mercy Hospital of Pittsburgh
  More Information

No publications provided by Mercy Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA

Additional publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Kelly Krohn, MD, Mercy Hospital of Pittsburgh Department of Medicine
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00917618     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 0001
Study First Received: June 9, 2009
Last Updated: June 9, 2009
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board

Keywords provided by Mercy Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA:
osteoarthritis
knee
exercise
cycling

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis, Knee
Arthritis
Joint Diseases
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Rheumatic Diseases

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on November 25, 2014