Study of Adherence and Effects of Balance Exercices (SIEL BLEU Associatio) (SIELBLEU)
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01314638|
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified March 2011 by University Hospital, Angers.
Recruitment status was: Recruiting
First Posted : March 14, 2011
Last Update Posted : March 14, 2011
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment|
|Gait Apraxia Alzheimer Disease Impaired Cognition||Other: Workshop balances|
The practice of physical activity, more specifically postural balance exercises, is an intervention that improves gait performance in the elderly. Among patients with Alzheimer's disease, it seems that physical exercice also improves cognitive performance, reduces the loss of autonomy and independence in activities of daily living. All these effects may reduce the caregiver burden.
Despite several initiatives in France, no study has been carried out to test the adherence to postural balance exercises and to examine the benefits on older AD patients and their caregiver.
The main objective of this study is to measure the adherence to "Siel bleu" balance exercises in patients with Alzheimer's disease, while taking into account the disease stages.
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Estimated Enrollment :||100 participants|
|Official Title:||Etude de l'adhérence et Des Effets Des Ateliers "équilibre Siel Bleu" Sur la Marche, la Cognition, l'Autonomie et l'indépendance Des Sujets Atteints d'Une Maladie d'Alzheimer, et Sur le Fardeau de l'Aidant Principal|
|Study Start Date :||May 2010|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||June 2011|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||June 2011|
Single group, Identical investigations for all subjects
Other: Workshop balances
one workshop per week for 20 weeks. Evaluation before and after.
Other Name: Workshop balances (SIEL BLEU Association)
- Adherence to "Siel Bleu" balance exercices [ Time Frame: baseline ]
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|Contact: Cédric ANNWEILER, MD||(+33) email@example.com|
|Angers University Hospital||Recruiting|
|Angers, France, 49933|
|Contact: Cedric ANNWEILER, MD (+33)241354550 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Principal Investigator: Cedric Annweiler, MD|
|Principal Investigator:||Cedric ANNWEILER, MD||University Memory Centre ANGERS|