Effect of Comprehensive Rehabilitation at Beitostølen Healthsports Centre

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : February 11, 2013
Last Update Posted : January 13, 2015
Oslo University Hospital
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Hakon Dalen, Beitostølen Health Sports Center

Brief Summary:

The main hypothesis:

The participants receive treatment at Beitostølen within 8 weeks or within 16 weeks. The groups waiting for rehabilitation is compared with the group receiving rehabilitation

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Physically Disabled Behavioral: Physical activity Not Applicable

Detailed Description:

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 247 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment
Masking: Triple (Participant, Care Provider, Investigator)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Effect of Comprehensive Rehabilitation at Beitostølen Healthsports Centre. A Randomized Study.
Study Start Date : September 2010
Actual Primary Completion Date : December 2013
Actual Study Completion Date : December 2014

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Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: Physical activity
Physical activity 2-4 times pr. day
Behavioral: Physical activity
Swimming, physiotherapy, water therapy, alpine skiing, xc-skiing, hippotherapy, climbing, cycling, rowing
Other Name: Exercise

No Intervention: Control group
No intervention in the control group

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Quality of life [ Time Frame: Eight weeks ]
    Short Form 12 v2

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Pain [ Time Frame: 8 weeks ]
    VAS Pain

  2. Behavioural Regulation in Exercise Questionnaire (BREQ 2) [ Time Frame: 8 weeks ]
    Measures motivational regulation

  3. Physical Activity Scale for Individuals with Physical Disabilities (PASIPD) [ Time Frame: 8 weeks ]
    Measures Physical Activity level

Other Outcome Measures:
  1. Self efficacy [ Time Frame: 8 weeks ]
    Self-Efficacy for Managing Chronic Disease 6-Item Scale; Exercise Regularly Scale (3-item scale); Social/Recreational Activities Scale (2-item scale); Stanford Patient Education Research Centre: Lorig K, Stewart A, Ritter P, González V, Laurent D, & Lynch J, Outcome Measures for Health Education and other Health Care Interventions. Thousand Oaks CA: Sage Publications, 1996, pp.24-25,41-45.

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 67 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with physical disabilities admitted to treatment at BHC

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with severe cognitive disorders

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT01788397

Beitostolen Healtsports Centre
Beitostolen, Oppland, Norway, 2953
Sponsors and Collaborators
Beitostølen Health Sports Center
Oslo University Hospital
Study Director: Rolf Stalenget Beitostolen Healthsports Centre

Responsible Party: Hakon Dalen, MD, Beitostølen Health Sports Center Identifier: NCT01788397     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: BHSS
First Posted: February 11, 2013    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: January 13, 2015
Last Verified: January 2015

Keywords provided by Hakon Dalen, Beitostølen Health Sports Center:
physical disabilities