Investigating the Energy Expenditure of Acute Spinal Cord Injured Patients

General health
Online since 16 April 2024, updated 32 days ago

About this trial

It is recognised that weight gain is a common problem in patients with a spinal cord injury and can lead to an increased incidence of metabolic syndrome. Weight gain is thought to be attributed to exc...

Included participants

Gender
All
Age
≥ 18 years
Injury level
C1 - S5
  • Severity (AIS)?
  • AIS-A
    AIS-B
    AIS-C
    AIS-D
    Time since injury
    ≥ 0 hours
  • Injury type
  • Traumatic

    Healthy volunteers
    No
    C1-S5

    What’s involved

    Type

    Observational

    Details

    There are no details yet

    Potential benefits

    Main benefits

    General health

    Additional benefits

    Standing/walking/mobility

    Good to know: Potential benefits are defined as outcomes that are being measured during and/or after the trial.

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    Wings for Life has proudly initiated, led and funded the new version of the SCI Trials Finder website. Wings for Life aims to find a cure for spinal cord injuries. The not-for-profit foundation funds world-class scientific research and clinical trials around the globe.

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    • Trial recruitment status
    • Ended
    • Trial start date
    • 10 Aug 2015
    • Organisation
    • Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
    • Trial recruitment status
    • Ended
    • Trial start date
    • 10 Aug 2015
    • Organisation
    • Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

    Wings for Life supports SCITrialsFinder

    Wings for Life has proudly initiated, led and funded the new version of the SCI Trials Finder website. Wings for Life aims to find a cure for spinal cord injuries. The not-for-profit foundation funds world-class scientific research and clinical trials around the globe.

    Learn more