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Influence of Depressive Mood on Rehab Outcome

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02915562
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified September 2016 by Johannes Kepler University of Linz.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
First Posted : September 27, 2016
Last Update Posted : September 27, 2016
Sponsor:
Collaborator:
Kepler University Hospital
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Johannes Kepler University of Linz

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to determine the effects of depressive mood on outcomes of an in-house rehabilitation program.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Depressive Mood Other: exercise Not Applicable

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment : 100 participants
Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single (Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Basic Science
Official Title: Influence of Depressive Mood on Short Term Rehab Outcome at an Acute Geriatrics Unit
Study Start Date : April 2016
Estimated Primary Completion Date : October 2016

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MedlinePlus related topics: Rehabilitation

Arm Intervention/treatment
Active Comparator: Depressive Group
GDS 15 (Geriatric Depression Score) ≥5 at baseline
Other: exercise
Active Comparator: Non-depressive Group
GDS 15 (Geriatric Depression Score) <5 Points at baseline
Other: exercise



Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Physical Performance Test [ Time Frame: Change from baseline at day 14 +/-1 ]
  2. de Morton Mobility Index [ Time Frame: Change from baseline at day 14 +/-1 ]
    The de Morton Mobility index is a method for measuring changes in mobility and enhancing the continuity of patient care across clinical settings

  3. Performance Orientated Mobility Assessment (POMA) [ Time Frame: Change from baseline at day 14 +/-1 ]
    Task-oriented outcome measure that assesses gait and balance ability

  4. Barthel Index [ Time Frame: Change from baseline at day 14 +/-1 ]
    The Barthel index is an ordinal scale used to measure performance in activities of daily living

  5. Function Index Physiotherapy [ Time Frame: Change from baseline at day 14 +/-1 ]
  6. Function Index Occupational Therapy [ Time Frame: Change from baseline at day 14 +/-1 ]
  7. Grip strength measurement [ Time Frame: Change from baseline at day 14 +/-1 ]
    measured with JAMAR dynamometer


Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Charlson Comorbidity Index [ Time Frame: Day 1+/-1 ]
    Measure of comorbidity and multimorbidity

  2. Timed Test of Money Counting [ Time Frame: Day 1+/-1 ]
  3. Geriatric Depression Scale (GDS-15) [ Time Frame: Day 1+/-1 and day 14+/-1 ]


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Ages Eligible for Study:   60 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • 2-week in-house-rehab at an acute geriatric unit
  • ability to take part in assessments
  • understanding German language
  • Informed Consent

Exclusion Criteria:

  • anti-depressive medication shorter than 4 weeks before enrollment
  • In-house rehab < 14 days
  • advanced stage of dementia

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT02915562


Contacts
Contact: Christian Mittermaier, M.D. christian.mittermaier@akh.linz.at

Locations
Austria
Kepler University Hospital Recruiting
Linz, Austria, 4020
Contact: Christian Mittermaier, M.D.       christian.mittermaier@akh.linz.at   
Sponsors and Collaborators
Johannes Kepler University of Linz
Kepler University Hospital

Responsible Party: Johannes Kepler University of Linz
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02915562     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: PMR-AGR-001
First Posted: September 27, 2016    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: September 27, 2016
Last Verified: September 2016
Individual Participant Data (IPD) Sharing Statement:
Plan to Share IPD: No

Keywords provided by Johannes Kepler University of Linz:
rehabilitation
exercise
outcome measurement