Active Management for Low Back Pain for 6 to 8 Year Old Schoolchildren
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00809640|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : December 17, 2008
Last Update Posted : December 7, 2009
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Low Back Pain||Behavioral: Education (Back Comic-Book)||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||700 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||Double (Participant, Outcomes Assessor)|
|Official Title:||Active Management for Low Back Pain Taught to 6 to 8 Year Old Schoolchildren|
|Study Start Date :||February 2009|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||May 2009|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||June 2009|
Active Comparator: 1
The intervention group will receive prevention of low back pain education through a Back Comic-Book, and their beliefs/knowledge will be tested twice after intervention.
Behavioral: Education (Back Comic-Book)
Through the Back Comic-Book the schoolchildren are taught prevention methods for low back pain.
No Intervention: 2
The control group will receive no intervention, and their beliefs/knowledge on low back pain will be tested twice after the first assessment.
- Assessment of the effectiveness of a prevention campaign promoting active management of low back pain in shifting beliefs in 6 to 8 year old schoolchildren. [ Time Frame: 4 months ]
- Assessment of the effectiveness of a prevention campaign promoting active management on low back pain in 6 to 8 year old schoolchildren. [ Time Frame: 4 months ]
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00809640
|Palma de Mallorca, Balearic Islands, Spain, 07012|
|Study Director:||Francisco M Kovacs, MD, PhD||Kovacs Foundation, Palma de Mallorca, 07012, Spain|
|Principal Investigator:||Mario Gestoso, MD||Kovacs Foundation,Palma de Mallorca, Spain|