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Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine and Kinetics

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01376687
First Posted: June 20, 2011
Last Update Posted: December 1, 2011
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Tamara Reid Bush, Michigan State University
  Purpose
Back pain affects the majority of the population at some time. Currently there are no published and scientifically accepted objective measures to support manual medicine diagnostic and treatment techniques for back pain. The purpose of this project is to collect and evaluate objective (pressure and motion) data from standard clinical diagnostic tests.

Condition
Cervical Spine

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective

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Further study details as provided by Tamara Reid Bush, Michigan State University:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Feasibility of obtaining force data during clinical assessment [ Time Frame: 1 year ]
    Assessment of force sensing equipment while conducting clinical diagnoses


Enrollment: 41
Study Start Date: September 2010
Study Completion Date: November 2011
Primary Completion Date: August 2011 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts
Pain free
No pain in the cervical spine
Pain
Pain of 3 or greater on a VAS scale for the cervical spine

  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
HEalthy and no pain in cervical spine Pain of 3 or greater in cervical spine
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • HEalthy and no pain in cervical spine
  • Pain of 3 or greater in cervical spine

Exclusion Criteria:

  • pain of less than 3 in the cervical spine region
  • pregnant
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01376687


Locations
United States, Michigan
Michigan State University
East Lansing, Michigan, United States, 48824
Sponsors and Collaborators
Michigan State University
  More Information

Responsible Party: Tamara Reid Bush, Assistant Professor, Michigan State University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01376687     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: OMMGLOVE
First Submitted: June 16, 2011
First Posted: June 20, 2011
Last Update Posted: December 1, 2011
Last Verified: November 2011

Keywords provided by Tamara Reid Bush, Michigan State University:
Osteopathic Medicine
Cervical Spine
Kinetics