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Symptoms of Degeneration in Shoulder of Wheelchair-users (Sodisow)

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 November 2010 by Hannover Medical School.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
Information provided by:
Hannover Medical School Identifier:
First received: December 17, 2010
Last updated: December 28, 2010
Last verified: November 2010
The studies object is to evaluate the degeneration of overhead sports in wheelchair-using athletes. It is assumed that wheelchair users do have more symptomatic shoulder pain compared to non disabled athletes.

Degeneration Shoulder Pain

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Längsschnittstudie Zur Belastungsinduzierten Anpassung, Schädigung Oder Degeneration Der Schulter Bei Rollstuhlathleten/-Innen

Further study details as provided by Hannover Medical School:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Maximum strength measured in isokinetic power measurement [ Time Frame: 2 hours ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • questionnaire: wheelchair users pain index and constant score [ Time Frame: 15 Minutes ]

Estimated Enrollment: 60
Study Start Date: November 2009
sportive wheelchair users
sportive non disabled
non sportive wheelchair users

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 60 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
wheelchair users, sportiv people

Inclusion Criteria:

  • capability of doing sports

Exclusion Criteria:

  • incapability of doing sports
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01263184

Contact: Hauke Horstmann 0049 - 511 - 532 - 5499

Institute of Sportsmedicine Recruiting
Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany, 30625
Contact: Hauke Horstmann    0049 - 511 - 532 - 5499      
Principal Investigator: Hauke Horstmann         
Sub-Investigator: Thomas Weitzel         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Hannover Medical School
  More Information

Responsible Party: Prof. Dr. Uwe Tegtbur, Institute of Sportsmedicine Identifier: NCT01263184     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 5442 - Az 070402/0911
Study First Received: December 17, 2010
Last Updated: December 28, 2010

Keywords provided by Hannover Medical School:
quality of life

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Shoulder Pain
Joint Diseases
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Neurologic Manifestations
Nervous System Diseases
Signs and Symptoms processed this record on August 23, 2017