Physical Therapy After Anti-spastic Treatment in Children With Cerebral Palsy
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00552721|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : November 2, 2007
Last Update Posted : September 7, 2009
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Cerebral Palsy||Other: Physical therapy with strength training Other: Physical therapy without strength training||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||14 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||Single (Outcomes Assessor)|
|Official Title:||Physical Therapy With Versus Without Strength Training After Botulinum-toxin Treatment in Children With Cerebral Palsy|
|Study Start Date :||October 2007|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||July 2009|
Physical therapy with strength training.
Other: Physical therapy with strength training
12 weeks of physical therapy after Botulinum-toxin treatment (two 45-min sessions/week) with an emphasis on strength training.
Active Comparator: B
Physical therapy without strength training.
Other: Physical therapy without strength training
12 weeks of physical therapy after Botulinum-toxin treatment (two 45-min sessions/week) without strength training.
- Three-dimensional gait analysis [ Time Frame: 12 weeks ]
- Selective motor control [ Time Frame: 12 weeks ]
- Spasticity (modified Ashworth) [ Time Frame: 12 weeks ]
- Range of motion [ Time Frame: 12 weeks ]
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00552721
|Gait Analysis Laboratory, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Hvidovre University Hospital|
|Hvidovre, Denmark, DK-2650|
|Principal Investigator:||Thomas Bandholm, MSc||Gait Analysis Laboratory, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Hvidovre University Hospital|
|Study Chair:||Stig Sonne-Holm, MD, DSc||Gait Analysis Laboratory, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Hvidovre University Hospital|
|Study Chair:||Bente R Jensen, PhD||Institute of Exercise and Sport Sciences, University of Copenhagen|
|Study Chair:||Søren A Pedersen, MD||Hvidovre University Hospital|