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Epidemiological Study of Quality of Life in Osteopathy (ESoQoLiO)

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01965678
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : October 18, 2013
Last Update Posted : October 18, 2013
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
European Institute for Evidence Based Osteopathic Medicine

Brief Summary:
Aim of this study is to evaluate the effectiveness of osteopathy in changing quality of life in a large sample of naive patients undergoing osteopathic manipulative treatment.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Muscle Skeletal Disorders Other: Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment Not Applicable

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 1000 participants
Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Single (Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Study Start Date : September 2010
Actual Primary Completion Date : April 2012
Actual Study Completion Date : June 2012

Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: OMT Other: Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment



Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. change from baseline in General Health score [ Time Frame: baseline and 1 month ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. change from baseline in Physical Component score [ Time Frame: baseline and 1 month ]
  2. change from baseline in Mental Component score [ Time Frame: baseline and 1 month ]


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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 80 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • older than 18 years old
  • affected by muscle-skeletal disorder

Exclusion Criteria:

  • younger than 18 years old
  • OMT undertaken during the last 12 months
  • Any manual therapy received during the last 12 months

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Locations
Italy
Accademia Italiana Osteopatia Tradizionale
Pescara, Italy, 65121
Sponsors and Collaborators
European Institute for Evidence Based Osteopathic Medicine

Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: European Institute for Evidence Based Osteopathic Medicine
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01965678     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: ESoQoLiO-1
First Posted: October 18, 2013    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: October 18, 2013
Last Verified: October 2013

Keywords provided by European Institute for Evidence Based Osteopathic Medicine:
Osteopathic manipulative treatment
muscle-skeletal disorder
quality of life