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Work Place Adjusted Intelligent Physical Exercise Reducing Musculoskeletal Pain in Shoulder and Neck (VIMS) - Industrial Workers (VIMS)

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01071980
First Posted: February 19, 2010
Last Update Posted: October 11, 2012
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Collaborators:
University of Copenhagen
University of Southern Denmark
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Lars L. Andersen, National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Denmark
  Purpose
The purpose of this study is to investigate the effect of specific resistance training on neck/shoulder pain in industrial workers.

Condition Intervention
Non-specific Pain of the Neck and Shoulder Other: Work Place Adjusted Intelligent Physical Exercise Reducing Musculoskeletal Pain in Shoulder and Neck

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Factorial Assignment
Masking: Single (Investigator)
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Official Title: Work Place Adjusted Intelligent Physical Exercise Reducing Musculoskeletal Pain in Shoulder and Neck (VIMS) - Industrial Workers

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Further study details as provided by Lars L. Andersen, National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Denmark:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Pain of the neck and shoulders [ Time Frame: At week 0 (baseline) and week 20 (follow-up) ]
  • Pain in the arm/hand [ Time Frame: At week 0 (baseline) and week 20 (follow-up) ]

Enrollment: 522
Study Start Date: January 2009
Study Completion Date: February 2010
Primary Completion Date: February 2010 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Active Comparator: Specific resistance training
3 x 20 min a week of specific resistance training for 20 weeks
Other: Work Place Adjusted Intelligent Physical Exercise Reducing Musculoskeletal Pain in Shoulder and Neck
Participants will be randomized at the cluster level to a control group or 20 weeks of specific resistance training for 3 x 20 min a week
No Intervention: Control
Control group

  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   20 Years to 65 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • industrial worker

Exclusion Criteria:

  • trauma, life threatening diseases, pregnancy
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01071980


Locations
Denmark
National Research Centre for the Working Environment
Copenhagen, Denmark, 2100
Sponsors and Collaborators
National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Denmark
University of Copenhagen
University of Southern Denmark
  More Information

Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):

Responsible Party: Lars L. Andersen, Senior Researcher, PhD, National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Denmark
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01071980     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: VIMS00
First Submitted: January 25, 2010
First Posted: February 19, 2010
Last Update Posted: October 11, 2012
Last Verified: October 2012

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Musculoskeletal Pain
Shoulder Pain
Muscular Diseases
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Pain
Neurologic Manifestations
Nervous System Diseases
Signs and Symptoms
Arthralgia
Joint Diseases