Condition category
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Date applied
20/12/2005
Date assigned
20/12/2005
Last edited
08/09/2011
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 Sandra R. Manen, van

ORCID ID

Contact details

Leiden Univeristy Medical Center
Department of Rehabilitation Medicine
P.O. Box 9600
Leiden
2300 RC
Netherlands
+31 (0)71 5261355
S.R.van_Manen@lumc.nl

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

n/a

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Treatment of Complex Regional Pain Syndrome Type I with Mirror Therapy

Study hypothesis

The hypothesis of this study is that mirror therapy stimulates cortical representation of the upper extremity. The functionality of the upper extremity will improve more than with only conservative therapy.

Ethics approval

Ethics approval received from the local medical ethics committee

Study design

Randomised controlled trial

Primary study design

Interventional

Secondary study design

Randomised controlled trial

Trial setting

Not specified

Trial type

Not Specified

Patient information sheet

Condition

Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CPRS) Type 1

Intervention

Mirror therapy

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

Activity: Action Research Arm test.

Secondary outcome measures

1. Function of the upper extremity: pain (VAS), mobility (Range of Motion), grip strength (Jamar), sensibility (monofilaments)
2. Activity: Radbout Skills Questionnaire

Overall trial start date

01/01/2005

Overall trial end date

01/04/2007

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

1. Patients with acute CRPS I of one upper extremity (following IASP-criteria)
2. It exists for less than eight months
3. Patient is over 18 years of age

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Not Specified

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

20

Participant exclusion criteria

1. Dysfunction of the other upper extremity
2. Sympathectomy
3. Little motivation
4. Treatment for CRPS-I in an other institution simultaneous
5. Psychiatric problems

Recruitment start date

01/01/2005

Recruitment end date

01/04/2007

Locations

Countries of recruitment

Netherlands

Trial participating centre

Leiden Univeristy Medical Center,
Leiden
2300 RC
Netherlands

Sponsor information

Organisation

Leiden University Medical Centre (LUMC) (Netherlands)

Sponsor details

Albinusdreef 2
P.O. Box 9600
Leiden
2300 RC
Netherlands

Sponsor type

University/education

Website

http://www.lumc.nl/

Funders

Funder type

Hospital/treatment centre

Funder name

Leiden University Medical Centre (LUMC) (The Netherlands)

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