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How Well Does the 30-Second Chair Stand Test Predict Rehabilitation Needs in Acutely Admitted Elderly Patients

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02474277
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : June 17, 2015
Last Update Posted : June 17, 2015
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Christian Backer Mogensen, University of Southern Denmark

Brief Summary:
The aims are to identify predictive indicators of hospitalized elderly medical patients' need for rehabilitation and to validate (known group validity) the Chair Stand Test

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Acute Disease Other: 30 sec chair stand test Not Applicable

Detailed Description:
In the emergency department the assessment of acutely admitted elderly medical patients' need for rehabilitation is difficult as it has to been performed within 48 hours. Is it possible to use the the Chair Stand Test in combination with admission complaints and identified risk factors to predict the need for rehabilitation? An investigating of the Chair Stand Test is needed, as its validity with hospitalized patients is undocumented.

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 156 participants
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Diagnostic
Official Title: How Well Does the 30-second Chair Stand Test Predict Rehabilitation Needs in Acutely Admitted Elderly Patients?
Study Start Date : November 2014
Actual Primary Completion Date : April 2015
Actual Study Completion Date : May 2015

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MedlinePlus related topics: Rehabilitation

Arm Intervention/treatment
30 sec chair stand test
all patients in this Group receives a diagnostic test for functional impairment
Other: 30 sec chair stand test
diagnostic test for functional impairment




Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. 30-Second Chair Stand Test [ Time Frame: 14 days after admission at the hospital ]


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Ages Eligible for Study:   65 Years and older   (Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Can speak and understand Danish
  • Can report personal data
  • Within the first 48 hours of admission are able to sin on an ordinary chair

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients ordinarily unable to walk

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT02474277


Locations
Denmark
Lillebaelt hospital
Kolding, Denmark, 6000
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Southern Denmark
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Christian B Mogensen, MD PHD University of Southern Denmark

Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Christian Backer Mogensen, Ass. professor, University of Southern Denmark
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02474277     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: SLB-ED-08-2014
First Posted: June 17, 2015    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: June 17, 2015
Last Verified: June 2015

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Acute Disease
Disease Attributes
Pathologic Processes