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Stick Versus Quadricep Exercise for 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 2012 by Boonsin Tangtrakulwanich, Prince of Songkla University.
Recruitment status was:  Enrolling by invitation
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01017445
First Posted: November 20, 2009
Last Update Posted: May 15, 2012
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Boonsin Tangtrakulwanich, Prince of Songkla University
  Purpose
This study aims to compare the efficacy between Boonme stick exercise and quadriceps strengthening exercise in knee osteoarthritis.Patients diagnosed as knee osteoarthritis using Altman criteria will be randomized into 2 groups using simple random technique. Patients will be instructed and trained for both quadriceps or Boonme stick exercise by one-trained physical therapist. All patients will be treated with behavioral modification, NSAIDs and analgesic drugs and regularly follow-up . Assessment included visual analogue scale, exercise compliance, WOMAC and patient satisfaction were done by an assessor in a blinded fashion.

Condition Intervention Phase
Knee Osteoarthritis Other: Boonme stick exercise Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single (Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Boonme Stick Exercise vs. Quadriceps Strengthening Exercise in Knee Osteoarthritis : A Randomized Controlled Trial

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Further study details as provided by Boonsin Tangtrakulwanich, Prince of Songkla University:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • vas score [ Time Frame: 1,2 years ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • WOMAC [ Time Frame: 1,2 yrs ]
  • number of analgesic used [ Time Frame: 1,2 years ]

Estimated Enrollment: 100
Study Start Date: October 2007
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2012
Estimated Primary Completion Date: December 2012 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: Quadricep strengthening exercise
Quadricep strengthening exercise
Other: Boonme stick exercise
individual exercise daily

  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   50 Years to 80 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • knee osteoarthritis using Altman criteria

Exclusion Criteria:

  • problem of communication ability
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01017445


Locations
Thailand
Prince of Songkla University
Hat Yai, Songkhla, Thailand, 90110
Sponsors and Collaborators
Prince of Songkla University
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Boonsin Tangtrakulwanich, MD.,Ph.D Faculty of Medicine, Prince of Songkla University
  More Information

Responsible Party: Boonsin Tangtrakulwanich, Department of Orthopaedic surgery, Prince of Songkla University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01017445     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: EC 50/369-011
First Submitted: November 17, 2009
First Posted: November 20, 2009
Last Update Posted: May 15, 2012
Last Verified: May 2012

Keywords provided by Boonsin Tangtrakulwanich, Prince of Songkla University:
osteoarthritis, exercise

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