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Characteristic of Play: Comparison Between Children With Development Coordination Disorder ( DCD) and Children With Typical Development

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01130038
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : May 25, 2010
Last Update Posted : August 30, 2011
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Meir Medical Center

Brief Summary:
There will be found differences in the issue of characteristic of play between Children with Development Coordination Disorder and Children with Typical Development.

Condition or disease
Development Coordination Disorder

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 64 participants
Study Start Date : August 2010
Actual Primary Completion Date : July 2011
Actual Study Completion Date : July 2011

Group/Cohort
Children with DCD and Typical Development
Children with DCD
2 groups Children with DCD and Typical Development




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Ages Eligible for Study:   4 Years to 6 Years   (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Children aged 4-6 years with Development Coordination Disorder ( DCD) and Children with Typical Development (controlled group)
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Children with proper( age expected) intelligence and IQ level
  • Study in regular education system
  • The DCD diagnosis must be confirmed by a pediatrician

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Score above 9 in the Movement Assessment Battery test for Children
  • Score below 3.83 in Children Activity Scale for Parents
  • routinely take medication
  • any physical limitations
  • neurologic and/or muscle disease
  • any significant hearing and/ or vision limitations

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Locations
Israel
Clalit Medical Center
Gush Dan (Dan Area), Israel
Sponsors and Collaborators
Meir Medical Center

Responsible Party: Meir Medical Center
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01130038     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 032/2010k
First Posted: May 25, 2010    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: August 30, 2011
Last Verified: August 2011

Keywords provided by Meir Medical Center:
Characteristic of play
DCD
children
Typical Development
Whether there are any differences in the issue of Characteristic of play between Children with DCD and Children with Typical Development

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Motor Skills Disorders
Neurodevelopmental Disorders
Mental Disorders