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Effect of Comprehensive Rehabilitation at Beitostølen Healthsports Centre

This study has been completed.
Oslo University Hospital
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Hakon Dalen, Beitostølen Health Sports Center Identifier:
First received: February 7, 2013
Last updated: January 11, 2015
Last verified: January 2015

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 Intervention
Physically Disabled
Behavioral: Physical activity

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment
Masking: Double Blind (Participant, Care Provider, Investigator)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Effect of Comprehensive Rehabilitation at Beitostølen Healthsports Centre. A Randomized Study.

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Further study details as provided by Hakon Dalen, Beitostølen Health Sports Center:

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

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

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

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

Other Outcome Measures:
  • 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.

Enrollment: 247
Study Start Date: September 2010
Study Completion Date: December 2014
Primary Completion Date: December 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
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

Detailed Description:

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 67 Years   (Adult, Senior)
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: 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
  More Information

Responsible Party: Hakon Dalen, MD, Beitostølen Health Sports Center Identifier: NCT01788397     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: BHSS
Study First Received: February 7, 2013
Last Updated: January 11, 2015

Keywords provided by Hakon Dalen, Beitostølen Health Sports Center:
physical disabilities
rehabilitation processed this record on May 25, 2017