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Muscle Strength, Physical Work Capacity and Functional Performance in Individuals With Down Syndrome

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00643552
First Posted: March 26, 2008
Last Update Posted: March 26, 2008
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Information provided by:
State University of New York - Upstate Medical University
  Purpose
This project will evaluate muscle strength and its relationship to everyday function in individuals with Down Syndrome.

Condition
Down Syndrome

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: Muscle Strength, Physical Work Capacity and Functional Performance in Individuals With Down Syndrome

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Further study details as provided by State University of New York - Upstate Medical University:

Enrollment: 18
  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   17 Years and older   (Child, Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
community sample
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Down Syndrome
  • Mild or moderate mental retardation
  • Able to tolerate exercise testing

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Uncontrolled cardiovascular disease
  • orthopedic limitations to exercise
  Contacts and Locations
No Contacts or Locations Provided
  More Information

Responsible Party: Lori Ploutz-Snyder, Syracuse University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00643552     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 4973
First Submitted: March 24, 2008
First Posted: March 26, 2008
Last Update Posted: March 26, 2008
Last Verified: March 2008

Keywords provided by State University of New York - Upstate Medical University:
Muscle Strength

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Syndrome
Down Syndrome
Disease
Pathologic Processes
Intellectual Disability
Neurobehavioral Manifestations
Neurologic Manifestations
Nervous System Diseases
Abnormalities, Multiple
Congenital Abnormalities
Chromosome Disorders
Genetic Diseases, Inborn