Does Exercise and Heat Increase the Lightsensibility in Patients With Erythropoietic Protoporphyria

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified December 2002 by Bispebjerg Hospital.
Recruitment status was  Recruiting
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Bispebjerg Hospital Identifier:
First received: September 12, 2005
Last updated: October 10, 2006
Last verified: December 2002
The purpose of the study is to evaluate the effect of exercise and heat on the light sensibility of patients with erythropoietic protoporphyria

Condition Intervention
Erythropoietic Protoporphyria
Behavioral: exercise
Behavioral: heat
Procedure: red light illumination

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety Study
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Prevention

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Further study details as provided by Bispebjerg Hospital:

Study Start Date: January 2003

Ages Eligible for Study:   14 Years to 70 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both

Inclusion Criteria: erythropoietic protoporphyria, age 14 to 70.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Not able to exercise
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00206869

Contact: Hans C Wulf, MD, Sci +45 35313155

Bispebjerg Hospital Recruiting
Copenhagen, Copenhagen NV, Denmark, 2400
Contact: Hans C Wulf, MD, Sci    +45 35313155   
Sponsors and Collaborators
Bispebjerg Hospital
Study Director: Hans C Wulf, MD, Sci Bispebjerg Hospital
  More Information Identifier: NCT00206869     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: KF 01-169/02 
Study First Received: September 12, 2005
Last Updated: October 10, 2006
Health Authority: Denmark: Ministry of Health

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Protoporphyria, Erythropoietic
Digestive System Diseases
Genetic Diseases, Inborn
Liver Diseases
Metabolic Diseases
Porphyrias, Hepatic
Skin Diseases
Skin Diseases, Genetic processed this record on May 24, 2016