Condition category
Not Applicable
Date applied
09/02/2007
Date assigned
13/04/2007
Last edited
08/08/2011
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

Dr Banu Kalpakcioglu

ORCID ID

Contact details

Haydarpasa Numune Hastanesi Fiziksel Týp ve Rehabilitasyon Klinigi
Haydarpasa
Istanbul
34668
Turkey

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

20 February 2004

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

TNB-sEMG

Study hypothesis

Does thermo-neutral whole body immersion into water influence the measurement of surface Electromyography (EMG)?

Ethics approval

Ethics approval was not sought for this trial. All subjects were informed about the study and written consent forms were provided from each of them.

Study design

Experimental study on healthy individuals

Primary study design

Interventional

Secondary study design

Other

Trial setting

Other

Trial type

Diagnostic

Patient information sheet

Condition

Healthy individuals

Intervention

All participants received the same intervention. Each participant immersed his/her forearm in the thermo-neutral bath for one minute. In order to see the effect of the immersion on the participants, EMG measurements were made before and after the immersion process.

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

To measure thermo-neutral whole body immersion effect on measurements of surface electromyography on healthy subjects.

Secondary outcome measures

Efficacy of thermo-neutral whole body immersion on measurements of surface electromyography on healthy subjects.

Overall trial start date

14/04/2005

Overall trial end date

25/05/2006

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

Healthy subjects over 18 years of age and who have given written informed consents.

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Adult

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

11 healthy subjects

Participant exclusion criteria

1. Subjects with any neurosensorial and/or muscular disease
2. Subjects on sedative treatments and/or on any medications for any reasons

Recruitment start date

14/04/2005

Recruitment end date

25/05/2006

Locations

Countries of recruitment

Germany

Trial participating centre

Haydarpasa Numune Hastanesi Fiziksel Týp ve Rehabilitasyon Klinigi
Istanbul
34668
Turkey

Sponsor information

Organisation

Individual sponsor (Germany)

Sponsor details

c/o Dr Banu Kalpakcioglu
Haydarpasa Numune Hastanesi Fiziksel Týp ve Rehabilitasyon Klinigi
Haydarpasa
Turkey
Istanbul
34668
Turkey

Sponsor type

Other

Website

Funders

Funder type

Other

Funder name

Investigator-funded trial

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

Publication citations

Additional files

Editorial Notes