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Effect of Lumbo-sacral Magnetic Stimulation on Colonic Motility

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT00213317
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 21, 2005
Last Update Posted : February 16, 2012
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
University Hospital, Rouen

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to evaluate the effect of sacral nerve magnetic stimulation on the colonic motility in healthy subjects, in incontinent and constipated patients.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Functional Colonic Disease Fecal Incontinence Procedure: lombo-sacral magnetic stimulation

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Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 30 participants
Observational Model: Case-Control
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Could Lumbo-sacral Magnetic Stimulation Modify Recto-colonic Motility?
Study Start Date : April 2005
Actual Primary Completion Date : June 2008
Actual Study Completion Date : August 2008

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Intervention Details:
  • Procedure: lombo-sacral magnetic stimulation
    repetitive lombo-sacral nerve magnetic stimulation active and placebo performed during colonic recordings after bisacodyl instillation

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Healthy volunteers without anorectal or neurological disease

Inclusion Criteria:

healthy volunteers

Exclusion Criteria:

pregnant women metallic material implanted organic digestive disease neuro-surgery

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00213317

Sponsors and Collaborators
University Hospital, Rouen
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Principal Investigator: Anne-Marie LEROI, PHD University Hospital, Rouen
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Responsible Party: University Hospital, Rouen Identifier: NCT00213317    
Other Study ID Numbers: 2003/041/HP
First Posted: September 21, 2005    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: February 16, 2012
Last Verified: February 2012
Keywords provided by University Hospital, Rouen:
sacral magnetic stimulation
fecal incontinence
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Fecal Incontinence
Colonic Diseases
Colonic Diseases, Functional
Rectal Diseases
Intestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Digestive System Diseases