Investigation of Pain and Anxiety During Electrodiagnostic Examination Using Self-selected Music

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Yu-Cheng Pei, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01531400
First received: January 29, 2012
Last updated: March 18, 2012
Last verified: March 2012

January 29, 2012
March 18, 2012
December 2002
November 2005   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Pain (Visual Analogue Scale) [ Time Frame: baseline and after needle electromyography, to measure the "change" of pain ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
Same as current
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Anxiety, assessed by Linear Analogue Anxiety Scale (LAAS) [ Time Frame: baseline and after electromyography ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
Same as current
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Investigation of Pain and Anxiety During Electrodiagnostic Examination Using Self-selected Music
Investigation of Pain and Anxiety During Electrodiagnostic Examination Using Self-selected Music

The investigators hypothesized that self-selected music played during electrodiagnosis is effective in relieving the discomfort caused by the procedures.

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Interventional
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Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Supportive Care
  • Pain
  • Anxiety
Other: self-selected music
Investigators played self-selected background music in the music group
Other Name: self-selected background music
  • Experimental: music
    Investigators played self-selected background music in the music group
    Intervention: Other: self-selected music
  • No Intervention: no music (control)
    Investigators played no music in the music group
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Completed
61
November 2005
November 2005   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

Investigators recruited volunteer patient participants from patients referred to the electrodiagnosis laboratory of Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation in a medical center using convenient sampling.

The inclusion criterion is:

  • adult patient with working diagnosis of possible neurological disorder and
  • is referred for both nerve conduction study and needle electromyography

Exclusion Criteria:

The exclusion criteria are:

  • conscious disturbances,
  • cognitive impairment, or
  • language dysfunction.
Both
15 Years and older
No
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Taiwan
 
NCT01531400
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Yu-Cheng Pei, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital
Chang Gung Memorial Hospital
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Principal Investigator: Yu-Cheng Pei, MD PhD Attending Physician
Chang Gung Memorial Hospital
March 2012

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