Condition category
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Date applied
28/09/2007
Date assigned
28/09/2007
Last edited
05/09/2008
Prospective/Retrospective
Retrospectively registered
Overall trial status
Completed
Recruitment status
No longer recruiting

Plain English Summary

Not provided at time of registration

Trial website

Contact information

Type

Scientific

Primary contact

Mrs Deborah Hill

ORCID ID

Contact details

Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital Trust
Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital
Brockley Hill
Stanmore
HA7 4LP
United Kingdom
+44
debandben@btinternet.com

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0209192238

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

Which method of arm exercise (arm cranking or circuit training) results in the greatest energy expenditure for people following a spinal cord injury (SCI)?

Ethics approval

Not provided at time of registration

Study design

Randomised controlled pilot study

Primary study design

Interventional

Secondary study design

Randomised controlled trial

Trial setting

Hospitals

Trial type

Treatment

Patient information sheet

Not available in web format, please use the contact details below to request a patient information sheet

Condition

Musculoskeletal Diseases: Spinal cord injury (SCI)

Intervention

Participants will be randomised to receive arm cranking or circuit training first; the second exercise scheme will be used at the second date. Measurement of peak heart rate, peak O2 consumption, energy expenditure and rate of perceived exertion for each exercise regime.

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

Peak heart rate, peak O2 consumption, energy expenditure and rate of perceived exertion for each exercise regime.

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

03/01/2007

Overall trial end date

10/01/2007

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

1. Participants must have sustained a spinal cord injury (either complete or incomplete) and have a neurological level at of below C6
2. Must be under care of Rehabilitation Consultant at Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital NHS Trust
3. Over 18 years old

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Adult

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

8-10

Participant exclusion criteria

1. Participants with spinal cord injury above C6
2. Acute upper limb injury (fracture/ dislocation/ shoulder pain), history of cardiac diseases
3. Pressure sore on weight-bearing skin areas

Recruitment start date

03/01/2007

Recruitment end date

10/01/2007

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital Trust
Stanmore
HA7 4LP
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

Record Provided by the NHSTCT Register - 2007 Update - Department of Health

Sponsor details

The Department of Health
Richmond House
79 Whitehall
London
SW1A 2NL
United Kingdom
+44 (0)20 7307 2622
dhmail@doh.gsi.org.uk

Sponsor type

Government

Website

http://www.dh.gov.uk/Home/fs/en

Funders

Funder type

Government

Funder name

Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital NHS Trust (UK), NHS R&D Support Funding

Alternative name(s)

Funding Body Type

Funding Body Subtype

Location

Results and Publications

Publication and dissemination plan

Not provided at time of registration

Intention to publish date

Participant level data

Not provided at time of registration

Results - basic reporting

Publication summary

Not published - part of degree.

Publication citations

Additional files

Editorial Notes