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Back and Neck Pain in Adolescence (Youngback)

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02955342
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : November 4, 2016
Last Update Posted : April 30, 2020
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Balgrist University Hospital

Brief Summary:
To validate the German version of the Young Spine Questionnaire (G-YSQ) and to study back and neck pain in adolescents between 10 and 16 years during one year by means of G-YSQ.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Back Pain Other: no intervention

Detailed Description:

In two settings (school, clinics) back and neck pain of 10 to 16 years old adolescents will be assessed by the German Version of the Young Spine Questionnaire at 6 points in time during one year.

Validity, reliability and responsiveness of the G-YSQ will be determined and the development of back and neck pain within a year will be described.

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Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 244 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Back and Neck Pain in Adolescence: A Prospective Cohort Study Using a German Version of the Young Spine Questionnaire
Study Start Date : September 2016
Actual Primary Completion Date : December 7, 2019
Actual Study Completion Date : December 7, 2019

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Intervention Details:
  • Other: no intervention
    no intervention


Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Changes in a German Version of the Young Spine Questionnaire [ Time Frame: change from baseline to 12 months ]


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Ages Eligible for Study:   10 Years to 16 Years   (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Adolescents between 10 and 16 years with and without back and neck pain.
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • 10 to 16 years old

Exclusion Criteria:

  • younger than 10, older than 16

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT02955342


Locations
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Switzerland
Balgrist University Hospital
Zurich, Switzerland, 8008
Sponsors and Collaborators
Balgrist University Hospital
Investigators
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Study Director: Barry K Humphreys, Professor Balgrist University Hospital
Publications:
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Responsible Party: Balgrist University Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02955342    
Other Study ID Numbers: 2016-00568
First Posted: November 4, 2016    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: April 30, 2020
Last Verified: April 2020
Individual Participant Data (IPD) Sharing Statement:
Plan to Share IPD: Undecided
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Neck Pain
Pain
Neurologic Manifestations