Dried Plum Supplementation as Treatment for Bone Loss Following Spinal Cord Injury

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

About this trial

The purpose of this pilot study is to explore whether dried plum (prunes) added to the diet is effective in reducing or reversing bone loss following spinal cord injury (SCI). The investigators will l...

Included participants

Gender
All
Age
18 - 65 years
Injury level
C1 - S5
  • Severity (AIS)?
  • AIS-A
    AIS-B
    AIS-C
    Time since injury
    ≥ 0 hours
  • Injury type
  • Traumatic

    Non-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

    Bone health

    Bowel health

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

    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.

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    • Trial recruitment status
    • Ended
    • Trial start date
    • 20 Jan 2019
    • Organisation
    • VA Palo Alto Health Care System
    • Trial recruitment status
    • Ended
    • Trial start date
    • 20 Jan 2019
    • Organisation
    • VA Palo Alto Health Care System

    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