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Effect of Kinesio Tape in Muscle Fatigue Measured by Biering-Sorensen Test

This study has been completed.
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
CEU San Pablo University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01626482
First received: June 15, 2012
Last updated: July 30, 2013
Last verified: July 2013
June 15, 2012
July 30, 2013
September 2011
May 2012   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Time of maintenance in the Biering-Sorensen Test [ Time Frame: Seconds ]
Duration in seconds of the Biering-Sorensen Test
Time of maintenance in the Biering-Sorensen Test
Duration in seconds of the Biering-Sorensen Test
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Effect of Kinesio Tape in Muscle Fatigue Measured by Biering-Sorensen Test
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Muscle fatigue affects adversely the athletes´ performance and it is therefore one of the most investigated topics currently. However we do not know accurately the mechanisms that produce it.

The aim of this study is to determine the influence of the Kinesio taping (KT) application in the paravertebral muscle fatigue in a sample of healthy young subjects.

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Interventional
Phase 2
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double Blind (Participant, Investigator)
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Low Back Pain
  • Other: Kinesio Taping
    The taping consisted of two strips of material in the form of "I" on both sides of the lumbar spine, from the sacroiliac joint to the ipsilateral transverse process of D12.
    Other Name: Bandage
  • Other: Placebo
    The placebo taping consisted of two 10 cm length strips of the same material, adhered transversely to the skin of the paravertebral muscles fibers
  • Placebo Comparator: Sham tape
    Intervention: Other: Placebo
  • Experimental: Kinesio Tape
    Intervention: Other: Kinesio Taping
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Completed
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May 2012
May 2012   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • More than 18 years
  • They were motivated to be included in the study

Exclusion Criteria:

  • History of Low Back Pain (LBP) in the last 6 months that had lasted for at least 1 week and / or had required medical attention and / or had been off sick
  • Back surgery
  • Been diagnosed with cardiovascular disease or neurological or herniations, protrusions or severe scoliosis
  • Had pain from a disease presenting infection, tumor or injury of an anatomical structure involved in the test
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
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Spain
 
 
NCT01626482
CEU-003
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CEU San Pablo University
CEU San Pablo University
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CEU San Pablo University
July 2013

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