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Motor Control in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Fibromyalgia

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01686074
First Posted: September 17, 2012
Last Update Posted: September 20, 2017
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Collaborator:
St. Olavs Hospital
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Norwegian University of Science and Technology
  Purpose
This project is a comprehensive study, with main focus on motor control, comparing patients with chronic fatigue syndrome / myalgic encephalopathy (CFS/ME) and/or fibromyalgia syndrome (FMS). Focus of the present project will be on detailed movement analysis in a movement laboratory and involve functional tasks such as walking and standing. Investigations will also comprise muscle activity, reaction time and fine motor control.

Condition
Fibromyalgia Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Control
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: Motor Control in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Fibromyalgia.

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Further study details as provided by Norwegian University of Science and Technology:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • motor control [ Time Frame: 1 day ]

Enrollment: 90
Study Start Date: September 2012
Study Completion Date: December 2014
Primary Completion Date: December 2014 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts
Chronic fatigue syndrome
fibromyalgia
chronic fatigue syndrome + fibromyalgia
healthy sedentary control

  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   19 Years to 49 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients with chronic fatigue syndrome and fibromyalgia from primary care clinics.
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Diagnosis of chronic fatigue syndrome or fibromyalgia

Exclusion Criteria:

  • patients who already had been treated.
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01686074


Locations
Norway
Avdeling for smerte og sammensatte symptomlidelser (ASSL) St Olavs Hospital
Trondheim, Norway
Sponsors and Collaborators
Norwegian University of Science and Technology
St. Olavs Hospital
Investigators
Study Director: Egil A Fors, MD prof Norwegian University of Science and Technology
  More Information

Publications:
Responsible Party: Norwegian University of Science and Technology
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01686074     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2012/679
First Submitted: September 12, 2012
First Posted: September 17, 2012
Last Update Posted: September 20, 2017
Last Verified: February 2017

Keywords provided by Norwegian University of Science and Technology:
Motor control
walking
physical activity
Muscle activity

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Syndrome
Fatigue
Fibromyalgia
Myofascial Pain Syndromes
Fatigue Syndrome, Chronic
Disease
Pathologic Processes
Signs and Symptoms
Muscular Diseases
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Rheumatic Diseases
Neuromuscular Diseases
Nervous System Diseases
Virus Diseases
Encephalomyelitis
Central Nervous System Diseases