Comorbidity Between Balance and Childhood Anxiety
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00599742|
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified January 2008 by Lev-Hasharon Mental Healtlh Center.
Recruitment status was: Recruiting
First Posted : January 24, 2008
Last Update Posted : January 24, 2008
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Anxiety||Behavioral: Balance training Behavioral: Motor training||Not Applicable|
Study sample: 64 children, 8 to 14 years old, with diagnosis of generalized or separation anxiety.
Training: 32 of these children will undergo balance training and the other 32 children will undergo motor training of power and flexibility. Training will last 7 weeks, twice per week, 1 hr each session.
Tests: Balance and anxiety tests will be applied before training period, immediately after the last training session and again 2 months after the last training session.
Tests will include standard balance performance tests and questionnaires of anxiety.
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||64 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Primary Purpose:||Basic Science|
|Official Title:||Comorbidity Between Balance and Childhood Anxiety: Treatment of Anxiety by Training of Balance|
|Study Start Date :||December 2007|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||December 2010|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||December 2010|
Active Comparator: A
Balance training group
Behavioral: Balance training
Physical exercise of balance. The training will last 7 weeks, twice per week, 1 hour per session.
Active Comparator: B
Behavioral: Motor training
Motor exercise of power and flexibility. The training will last 7 weeks, twice per week, 1 hour per session.
- Balance improvement and anxiety reduction [ Time Frame: After 7 weeks of training ]
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00599742
|Child and Adolescent Mental Health Clinic, Lev Hasharon MHC||Recruiting|
|Contact: Michal Rappaport, MD +972-9-833-4466 email@example.com|
|Principal Investigator: Michal Rappaport, MD|
|Wingate Institute for Physical Education||Recruiting|
|Contact: Roni Lidor, PhD +972-9-863-9247 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Sub-Investigator: Roni Lidor, PhD|
|Principal Investigator:||Michal Rappaport, MD||Lev-Hasharon Mental Health Center|