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Motor Control in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Fibromyalgia

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01686074
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 17, 2012
Last Update Posted : September 20, 2017
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Study Description
Brief Summary:
This project is a comprehensive study, with main focus on motor control, comparing patients with chronic fatigue syndrome / myalgic encephalopathy (CFS/ME) and/or fibromyalgia syndrome (FMS). Focus of the present project will be on detailed movement analysis in a movement laboratory and involve functional tasks such as walking and standing. Investigations will also comprise muscle activity, reaction time and fine motor control.

Condition or disease
Fibromyalgia Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Study Design

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 90 participants
Observational Model: Case-Control
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: Motor Control in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Fibromyalgia.
Study Start Date : September 2012
Primary Completion Date : December 2014
Study Completion Date : December 2014

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Groups and Cohorts

Group/Cohort
Chronic fatigue syndrome
fibromyalgia
chronic fatigue syndrome + fibromyalgia
healthy sedentary control


Outcome Measures

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. motor control [ Time Frame: 1 day ]

Eligibility Criteria

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Ages Eligible for Study:   19 Years to 49 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients with chronic fatigue syndrome and fibromyalgia from primary care clinics.
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Diagnosis of chronic fatigue syndrome or fibromyalgia

Exclusion Criteria:

  • patients who already had been treated.
Contacts and Locations

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Locations
Norway
Avdeling for smerte og sammensatte symptomlidelser (ASSL) St Olavs Hospital
Trondheim, Norway
Sponsors and Collaborators
Norwegian University of Science and Technology
St. Olavs Hospital
Investigators
Study Director: Egil A Fors, MD prof Norwegian University of Science and Technology
More Information

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Responsible Party: Norwegian University of Science and Technology
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01686074     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2012/679
First Posted: September 17, 2012    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: September 20, 2017
Last Verified: February 2017

Keywords provided by Norwegian University of Science and Technology:
Motor control
walking
physical activity
Muscle activity

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Syndrome
Fatigue
Fibromyalgia
Myofascial Pain Syndromes
Fatigue Syndrome, Chronic
Disease
Pathologic Processes
Signs and Symptoms
Muscular Diseases
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Rheumatic Diseases
Neuromuscular Diseases
Nervous System Diseases
Virus Diseases
Encephalomyelitis
Central Nervous System Diseases