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Motivators and Barriers to Physical Activity in Knee Osteoarthritis Patients: a Qualitative Study

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Collaborator:
Innovatherm
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
University Hospital, Clermont-Ferrand
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT02777684
First received: May 2, 2016
Last updated: May 17, 2016
Last verified: May 2016
  Purpose
This study sought to better identify the motivators and barriers to osteoarthritic patients practising regular physical activity. This is a crucial step towards enabling each health professional to adapt their therapy recommendations, while taking into account the patient's overall lifestyle.

Condition Intervention
Knee Osteoarthritis
Other: Qualitative study

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: Motivators and Barriers to Physical Activity in Knee Osteoarthritis Patients: a Qualitative Study

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Further study details as provided by University Hospital, Clermont-Ferrand:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Motivators and barriers to physical activity in knee osteoarthritis patients activity [ Time Frame: During the spa treatment of 18 days ]
    Exploratory method, conducted in the form of individual interviews and focus groups enabled us to document the personal experiences, practices, and personal history of each individual (qualitative method)


Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Definition of physical activity with qualitative method [ Time Frame: During the spa treatment of 18 days ]
  • Differences between physical activity and sport with qualitative method [ Time Frame: During the spa treatment of 18 days ]
  • Functional status as assessed by WOMAC [ Time Frame: During the spa treatment of 18 days ]
  • Level of physical activity with IPAQ short form [ Time Frame: During the spa treatment of 18 days ]

Enrollment: 27
Study Start Date: June 2014
Study Completion Date: July 2014
Primary Completion Date: July 2014 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
knee osteoarthritis Other: Qualitative study

Detailed Description:
The qualitative research design is well-suited to this type of issue. This choice was justified by need to investigate and understand the actions from the participants' point of view. This exploratory method, conducted in the form of individual interviews and focus groups, enabled us to document the personal experiences, practices, and personal history of each individual
  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   50 Years to 75 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
patients with symptomatic knee osteoarthritis
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • symptomatic knee osteoarthritis

Exclusion Criteria:

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT02777684

Locations
France
CHU Clermont-Ferrand
Clermont-Ferrand, France, 63003
Sponsors and Collaborators
University Hospital, Clermont-Ferrand
Innovatherm
  More Information

Responsible Party: University Hospital, Clermont-Ferrand
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02777684     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CHU-0264
Study First Received: May 2, 2016
Last Updated: May 17, 2016

Keywords provided by University Hospital, Clermont-Ferrand:
Physical activity
Knee osteoarthritis
Non pharmacological treatment
Qualitative study

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis, Knee
Arthritis
Joint Diseases
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Rheumatic Diseases

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on April 26, 2017