Long Term Effects of an Inpatient Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program in Patients With Pulmonary Fibrosis
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01772667|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : January 21, 2013
Last Update Posted : November 23, 2016
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment|
|Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis||Procedure: Inpatient Rehabilitation|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||51 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Primary Purpose:||Health Services Research|
|Official Title:||Long Term Effects of a 3-week Inpatient Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program in Patients With Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis|
|Study Start Date :||October 2013|
|Primary Completion Date :||June 2016|
|Study Completion Date :||October 2016|
No Intervention: Usual care
Usual care during the whole study period without pulmonary rehabilitation. The patients will perform their normal daily life.
Active Comparator: Inpatient Rehabilitation
3-week inpatient multimodal pulmonary rehabilitation program, including daily exercise training, breathing therapy, medical treatment and psychological support. In the following 3 month, the patients will perform their normal daily life.
Procedure: Inpatient Rehabilitation
Rehabilitation program in "Schoen Klinik Berchtesgadener Land"
- Delta of 6-minute walking distance from 1 week pre rehabilitation to 3 month post rehabilitation [ Time Frame: 1 week before rehabilitation to 3 month after finishing rehabilitation ]
- Delta of physical activity level from 1 week pre rehabilitation to 3 month post rehabilitation [ Time Frame: 1 week before rehabilitation to 3 month after finishing rehabilitation ]
- Delta of SF36-score (questionnaire to measure quality of life) from 1 week pre to 3 month post rehabilitation [ Time Frame: 1 week before rehabilitation to 3 month after finishing rehabilitation ]
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|Schoen Klinik Berchtesgadener Land|
|Schoenau am Koenigssee, Bavaria, Germany, 83471|
|Study Director:||Klaus Kenn, MD||Head physician in the department of pulmology|