Study on Rehabilitation Exercise Program for Community-based Spinal Cord Injury Patients

Rehabilitation
Standing/walking/mobility
Online since 20 November 2023, updated 92 days ago

About this trial

This trial is enrolling 115 individuals with spinal cord injuries to test the effect and safety of a individually-tailored community-based exercise program. If included, participants will either undergo a 20-session exercise program or no intervention. The exercise program lasts for 60 minutes and includes stretching, aerobic exercise (exercise that increases your hear rate), strength and balance training. Final testing will occur after two months of training.

Included participants

Gender
All
Age
≥ 19 years
Injury level
C1 - S5
  • Severity (AIS)?
  • Time since injury
    All
    Healthy volunteers
    Yes
    C1-S5
    Additionally, participants must
    unable to walk independently for more than 10 meters without assistance from others

    What’s involved

    Type

    Rehabilitation

    Details

    Structured rehabilitation exercise program: - Stretching (10 mins): neck, shoulder, wrist, back; - Aerobic exercise (20 mins): cycle ergometer, wheelchair run; - Strengthening exercise (15 mins): shoulder press, chest press, front raise, biceps curl, lateral raise, bent over rowing or rowing, bent over lateral raise, triceps extension; - Balance training (5 mins); - Stretching exercise (10 mins)

    Potential benefits

    Main benefits

    Standing/walking/mobility

    Additional benefits

    Arm/hand function

    General health

    Mental health

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

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    • Trial recruitment status
    • Recruiting soon
    • Trial start date
    • 1 Jun 2023
    • Organisation
    • Pusan National University Yangsan Hospital
    • Trial recruitment status
    • Recruiting soon
    • Trial start date
    • 1 Jun 2023
    • Organisation
    • Pusan National University Yangsan Hospital

    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