Exercise for Fibromyalgia
This study has been completed.
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First received: December 1, 2010
Last updated: December 2, 2010
Last verified: December 2010
Randomized equivalency trial of the effects of strength training compared to aerobic exercise on pain severity in adults with fibromyalgia.
|Study Design:||Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Bio-equivalence Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
|Official Title:||Randomized Equivalency Trial of Strength Compared to Aerobic Exercise on Pain Severity in Adults With Fibromyalgia|
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Further study details as provided by Mayo Clinic:
Primary Outcome Measures:
- Pain severity [ Time Frame: Week 3 ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]Validated measure of clinical pain.
Secondary Outcome Measures:
- Muscle strength [ Time Frame: Week 3 ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]Assessment of muscle strength using a dynometer.
|Study Start Date:||April 2006|
|Study Completion Date:||April 2008|
|Primary Completion Date:||April 2008 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
Experimental: Strength training
Supervised strength training.
Behavioral: Strength training
Daily supervised strength training.
Active Comparator: Aerobic exercise
Supervised aerobic exercise.
Behavioral: Aerobic exercise
Daily supervised aerobic exercise.
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