Study of Axial Mobility Exercises in Parkinson Disease
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00004760|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : February 25, 2000
Last Update Posted : June 24, 2005
I. Compare the benefit of exercise versus usual care (no exercise) on impairments and functional limitations in patients with Parkinson disease.
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Parkinson Disease||Behavioral: Exercise||Not Applicable|
PROTOCOL OUTLINE: This is a randomized study. Patients assigned to the Axial Mobility Exercise Program participate 3 times a week for 10 weeks. The program consists of individualized exercises specifically directed toward restoration of axial mobility in the context of functional tasks.
Patients assigned to the control group receive standard care (no exercise).
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Enrollment :||80 participants|
|Study Start Date :||May 1995|
|Study Completion Date :||December 1997|
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00004760
|Study Chair:||Margaret Schenkman||Duke University|