Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation and Strength Training in Patients With Knee Osteoarthritis

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified May 2011 by Universidade Gama Filho.
Recruitment status was  Recruiting
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Universidade Gama Filho
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01360281
First received: May 19, 2011
Last updated: May 23, 2011
Last verified: May 2011

May 19, 2011
May 23, 2011
May 2011
October 2011   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
  • Change in Quadriceps strength [ Time Frame: Before and after an 8 weeks intervention ]
  • Change in Pain [ Time Frame: Before and after an 8 weeks intervention ]
  • Change in Moving function [ Time Frame: Before and after an 8 weeks intervention ]
Same as current
Complete list of historical versions of study NCT01360281 on ClinicalTrials.gov Archive Site
Not Provided
Not Provided
Not Provided
Not Provided
 
Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation and Strength Training in Patients With Knee Osteoarthritis
Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation and Strength Training in Patients With Knee Osteoarthritis

The purpose of this study is to compare the efficiency of neuromuscular electrical stimulation and of resisted exercises on increasing quadriceps strength, decreasing pain and on recovering motor function of patients with knee osteoarthritis.

Not Provided
Interventional
Not Provided
Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double Blind (Caregiver, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Other: Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation
  • Other: ECR
    Resisted exercises
  • Experimental: ECR
    Intervention: Other: ECR
  • No Intervention: Control
  • Experimental: NMES
    Intervention: Other: Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation
Not Provided

*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
 
Recruiting
34
October 2011
October 2011   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • American College of rheumatology criterion for osteoarthritis diagnosis

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients that have done knee replacement or are about to do.
  • Patients with health conditions that are not compatible with the interventions
  • Patients that have done intraarticular corticoid
Both
38 Years and older
No
Contact: Thais Dadalto, Physical Therapist 55 21 81988001 tvdadalto@hotmail.com
Brazil
 
NCT01360281
CAAE00780312000-10
No
Thais Varanda Dadalto, Universidade Gama Filho
Universidade Gama Filho
Not Provided
Not Provided
Universidade Gama Filho
May 2011

ICMJE     Data element required by the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors and the World Health Organization ICTRP