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Morquio's Syndrome: a Case Study

This study has been terminated.
Faculdade Integrada do Recife
Information provided by:
Clínica de Hidroterapia e Recuperacao Funcional Identifier:
First received: January 25, 2008
Last updated: October 17, 2008
Last verified: January 2008
OBJECTIVES: Relating about the benefits proportionated by the physiotherapeutic treatment for the patients that have the Morquio's syndrome. METHODS: This study intends to analyse a patient that presents this syndrome, describing the physiotherapeutic treatment that was proposed and the evolution clinical.

Condition Intervention Phase
Morquio's Disease Other: physiotherapeutic treatment Phase 4

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Morquio's Syndrome: a Case Study

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Further study details as provided by Clínica de Hidroterapia e Recuperacao Funcional:

Enrollment: 1
Study Start Date: January 2006
Study Completion Date: May 2007
Primary Completion Date: August 2006 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
A single case study, of a patient that was submitted to a physiotherapeutic treatment.
Other: physiotherapeutic treatment
At first, the patient was submitted to a conventional physiotherapeutic treatment and respiratory exercises; then, we gave emphasis to the motor development marks and to the march training; eventually, the kid was conducted to hydrotherapy.
Other Name: physiatry


Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Male
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • The parents agreed with the study;
  • The parents signed a consent term

Exclusion Criteria:

  • The treatment disturbed the patient physically or emotionally;
  • The parents didn't signed the consent term;
  • The patient refused to be treated.
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00609440

Sponsors and Collaborators
Clínica de Hidroterapia e Recuperacao Funcional
Faculdade Integrada do Recife
Principal Investigator: Maria do Carmo Pinto Neta, Post-graduated Employee
  More Information

Responsible Party: Maria do Carmo Pinto Neta, Centro de Hidroterapia e Recuperação Funcional Identifier: NCT00609440     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: mairabelo
Study First Received: January 25, 2008
Last Updated: October 17, 2008

Keywords provided by Clínica de Hidroterapia e Recuperacao Funcional:
Morquio's disease; physiotherapy; results

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Mucopolysaccharidosis IV
Carbohydrate Metabolism, Inborn Errors
Metabolism, Inborn Errors
Genetic Diseases, Inborn
Lysosomal Storage Diseases
Connective Tissue Diseases
Metabolic Diseases
Bone Diseases, Developmental
Bone Diseases
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