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Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation and Strength Training in Patients With Knee Osteoarthritis

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 May 2011 by Universidade Gama Filho.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01360281
First Posted: May 25, 2011
Last Update Posted: May 25, 2011
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Universidade Gama Filho
May 19, 2011
May 25, 2011
May 25, 2011
May 2011
October 2011   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
  • Change in Quadriceps strength [ Time Frame: Before and after an 8 weeks intervention ]
  • Change in Pain [ Time Frame: Before and after an 8 weeks intervention ]
  • Change in Moving function [ Time Frame: Before and after an 8 weeks intervention ]
Same as current
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Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation and Strength Training in Patients With Knee Osteoarthritis
Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation and Strength Training in Patients With Knee Osteoarthritis
The purpose of this study is to compare the efficiency of neuromuscular electrical stimulation and of resisted exercises on increasing quadriceps strength, decreasing pain and on recovering motor function of patients with knee osteoarthritis.
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Interventional
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Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Triple (Care Provider, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Other: Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation
  • Other: ECR
    Resisted exercises
  • Experimental: ECR
    Intervention: Other: ECR
  • No Intervention: Control
  • Experimental: NMES
    Intervention: Other: Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation
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Unknown status
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October 2011
October 2011   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • American College of rheumatology criterion for osteoarthritis diagnosis

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients that have done knee replacement or are about to do.
  • Patients with health conditions that are not compatible with the interventions
  • Patients that have done intraarticular corticoid
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
38 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
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Brazil
 
 
NCT01360281
CAAE00780312000-10
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Thais Varanda Dadalto, Universidade Gama Filho
Universidade Gama Filho
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Universidade Gama Filho
May 2011

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