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The Effect of East-West Collaborative Medicine on Chronic Cervical Pain

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified September 2010 by Kyunghee University Medical Center.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01205958
First Posted: September 21, 2010
Last Update Posted: September 21, 2010
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Kyunghee University Medical Center
September 14, 2010
September 21, 2010
September 21, 2010
December 2009
January 2011   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Pain Scores on the Visual Analogue Scale(VAS) [ Time Frame: 7 week ]
Same as current
No Changes Posted
  • Neck disability index [ Time Frame: 7 week ]
    Neck disability index : questionnaire for measuring how much neck pain affects ability of daily activities
  • Beck depression inventory [ Time Frame: 7 week ]
    Beck depression inventory : for assessing depression
  • SF-36 [ Time Frame: 7 week ]
    questionnaire for measuring health-related quality of life
  • EQ-5D(EuroQol-5 dimension) [ Time Frame: 7 week ]
    questionnaire for measuring health-related quality of life
Same as current
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The Effect of East-West Collaborative Medicine on Chronic Cervical Pain
Clinical Trial to Evaluate the Effect of East-West Collaborative Medicine on Chronic Cervical Pain: a Pilot Study
The purpose of this study is to assess the effect of East-West collaborative medicine on chronic cervical pain.

Design: This is a randomized, controlled study.

Participants: 45 participants with chronic cervical pain are recruited and randomly assigned to three groups.

Intervention: Over an three-week period, one group(n=15) gets western medicine treatment(drug medication); another group(n=15) gets oriental medicine treatment(individualized needling 2-3 times a week); the other group(n=15) gets western medicine plus oriental medicine treatment for 3 weeks

Interventional
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Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single (Investigator)
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Chronic Neck Pain
Procedure: acupuncture
Over an three-week period, one group(n=15) gets western medicine treatment(drug medication); another group(n=15) gets oriental medicine treatment(individualized needling 2-3 times a week); the other group(n=15) gets western medicine plus oriental medicine treatment for 3 weeks
Other Name: Zaltoprofen
  • Active Comparator: medication(Zaltoprofen)
    Intervention: Procedure: acupuncture
  • Active Comparator: Acupuncture
    Intervention: Procedure: acupuncture
  • Active Comparator: Zalprofen plus Acupuncture
    Intervention: Procedure: acupuncture
Cho JH, Nam DH, Kim KT, Lee JH. Acupuncture with non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) versus acupuncture or NSAIDs alone for the treatment of chronic neck pain: an assessor-blinded randomised controlled pilot study. Acupunct Med. 2014 Feb;32(1):17-23. doi: 10.1136/acupmed-2013-010410. Epub 2013 Oct 30.

*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
 
Unknown status
45
February 2011
January 2011   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

- presence of Chronic neck pain

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Cancer
  • Spinal infection
  • ankylosing spondylosis
  • myelopathy
  • moderate hypertension or more
  • serious mental disease
  • other skeletomuscular disease
  • history of operation or acupuncture treatment about spinal disease
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
25 Years to 55 Years   (Adult)
No
Contact information is only displayed when the study is recruiting subjects
Korea, Republic of
 
 
NCT01205958
KHU 20091458
Yes
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Jun-Hwan Lee / Department of Oriental Rehabilitation Medicine, College of Oriental Medicine, Kyung Hee University
Kyunghee University Medical Center
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Principal Investigator: Jun-Hwan Lee, OMD, PhD Department of Oriental Rehabilitation Medicine/College of Oriental Medicine/Kyung Hee University
Kyunghee University Medical Center
September 2010

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