Instrument Applied and Manual Manipulation Induced EMG Response in Asymptomatic Subjects

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Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified May 2007 by Logan College of Chiropractic.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
First Posted : September 21, 2006
Last Update Posted : August 1, 2007
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Logan College of Chiropractic

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to determine the affects of instrumental and manual manipulation on the EMG response of asymptomatic subjects.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
EMG Response Device: ProAdjuster Not Applicable

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)

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Ages Eligible for Study:   20 Years to 60 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All

Inclusion Criteria:

Asymptomatic subjects (without somatosensory peripheral pain) will be recruited in the study. Subjects must sign an informed consent.

Exclusion Criteria:

Subjects with heart failure and any nervous system diseases will be excluded from the study. Additional exclusions include osteoporosis, diabetes, pregnancy, vascular insufficiency, and history of joint replacement therapy. Subjects under medical treatment, surgery and trauma within six months will be excluded.

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00378963

Contact: John Zhang, MD, PhD 636-227-2100 ext 1920
Contact: Rodger Tepe, PhD 636-227-2100 ext 1952

United States, Missouri
Logan College of Chiropractic Recruiting
Chesterfield, Missouri, United States, 63017
Contact: John Zhang, MD, PhD    636-221-2700 ext 1920   
Sponsors and Collaborators
Logan College of Chiropractic
Principal Investigator: John Zhang, MD, PhD Logan College of Chiropractic