Enhancing Participation In the Community by Improving Wheelchair Skills: Phase 2 (EPIC WheelS)

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
University of Manitoba
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01644292
First received: July 13, 2012
Last updated: January 20, 2014
Last verified: January 2014
Results First Received: August 12, 2013  
Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study;   Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment;   Masking: Open Label;   Primary Purpose: Treatment
Condition: Older Adult Manual Wheelchair Users
Intervention: Other: EPIC WheelS

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Recruitment Details
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Pre-Assignment Details
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Reporting Groups
  Description
Training Intervention EPIC WheelS : EPIC WheelS is a user-centred program for wheelchair skills training that combines two structured 1-hour sessions with an expert trainer and four weeks of self-directed practice and training in the natural (home) environment.

Participant Flow:   Overall Study
    Training Intervention  
STARTED     2  
COMPLETED     2  
NOT COMPLETED     0  



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Population Description
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Reporting Groups
  Description
Training Intervention EPIC WheelS : EPIC WheelS is a user-centred program for wheelchair skills training that combines two structured 1-hour sessions with an expert trainer and four weeks of self-directed practice and training in the natural (home) environment.

Baseline Measures
    Training Intervention  
Number of Participants  
[units: participants]
  2  
Age  
[units: participants]
 
<=18 years     0  
Between 18 and 65 years     1  
>=65 years     1  
Age  
[units: years]
Mean ± Standard Deviation
  66.5  ± 9.2  
Gender  
[units: participants]
 
Female     0  
Male     2  
Region of Enrollment  
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Canada     2  



  Outcome Measures

1.  Primary:   Change From Baseline in Wheelchair Skills Test (WST) 4.1 Capacity Score   [ Time Frame: Baseline and follow-up (1 month) ]


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Certain Agreements:  
All Principal Investigators ARE employed by the organization sponsoring the study.


Limitations and Caveats
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Results Point of Contact:  
Name/Title: Ed Giesbrecht
Organization: University of Manitoba
phone: 204-977-5630
e-mail: Ed.Giesbrecht@med.umanitoba.ca


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Responsible Party: University of Manitoba
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01644292     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: H2012:069
Study First Received: July 13, 2012
Results First Received: August 12, 2013
Last Updated: January 20, 2014
Health Authority: Canada: Health Canada