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Effect of Comprehensive Rehabilitation at Beitostølen Healthsports Centre

This study is currently recruiting participants. (see Contacts and Locations)
Verified February 2013 by Beitostølen Health Sports Center
Oslo University Hospital
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Hakon Dalen, Beitostølen Health Sports Center Identifier:
First received: February 7, 2013
Last updated: February 11, 2013
Last verified: February 2013

The main hypothesis:

The participants receive treatment at Beitostølen within 8 weeks or within 16 weeks. The groups waiting for rehabilitation is compared with the group receiving rehabilitation

Condition Intervention
Physically Disabled
Behavioral: Physical activity

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment
Masking: Single Blind (Investigator)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Effect of Comprehensive Rehabilitation at Beitostølen Healthsports Centre. A Randomized Study.

Resource links provided by NLM:

Further study details as provided by Beitostølen Health Sports Center:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Quality of life [ Time Frame: Eight weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
    Short Form 12 v2

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Pain [ Time Frame: 8 weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
    VAS Pain

  • Behavioural Regulation in Exercise Questionnaire (BREQ 2) [ Time Frame: 8 weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
    Measures motivational regulation

  • Physical Activity Scale for Individuals with Physical Disabilities (PASIPD) [ Time Frame: 8 weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
    Measures Physical Activity level

Other Outcome Measures:
  • Self efficacy [ Time Frame: 8 weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
    Self-Efficacy for Managing Chronic Disease 6-Item Scale; Exercise Regularly Scale (3-item scale); Social/Recreational Activities Scale (2-item scale); Stanford Patient Education Research Centre: Lorig K, Stewart A, Ritter P, González V, Laurent D, & Lynch J, Outcome Measures for Health Education and other Health Care Interventions. Thousand Oaks CA: Sage Publications, 1996, pp.24-25,41-45.

Estimated Enrollment: 250
Study Start Date: September 2010
Estimated Study Completion Date: February 2016
Estimated Primary Completion Date: February 2014 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: Physical activity
Physical activity 2-4 times pr. day
Behavioral: Physical activity
Swimming, physiotherapy, water therapy, alpine skiing, xc-skiing, hippotherapy, climbing, cycling, rowing
Other Name: Exercise
No Intervention: Control group
No intervention in the control group

Detailed Description:



Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 67 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with physical disabilities admitted to treatment at BHC

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with severe cognitive disorders
  Contacts and Locations
Choosing to participate in a study is an important personal decision. Talk with your doctor and family members or friends about deciding to join a study. To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the Contacts provided below. For general information, see Learn About Clinical Studies.

Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01788397

Contact: Håkon E. Dalen, MD +4761340800
Contact: Martin Saebu, PhD +4761340800

Beitostolen Healtsports Centre Recruiting
Beitostolen, Oppland, Norway, 2953
Contact: Håkon E Dalen, MD    +4761340800   
Contact: Martin Saebu, PhD    +4761340800   
Principal Investigator: Håkon E Dalen, MD         
Sub-Investigator: Martin Saebu, PhD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Beitostølen Health Sports Center
Oslo University Hospital
Study Director: Rolf Stalenget Beitostolen Healthsports Centre
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Hakon Dalen, MD, Beitostølen Health Sports Center Identifier: NCT01788397     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: BHSS
Study First Received: February 7, 2013
Last Updated: February 11, 2013
Health Authority: Norway: Ethics Committee

Keywords provided by Beitostølen Health Sports Center:
physical disabilities
rehabilitation processed this record on November 20, 2014