Heart Rate Variability and Its Association With Symptom of Orthostatic Hypotension in Spinal Cord Injury

Online since 12 September 2023, updated 218 days ago

About this trial

In this study, the SCI patients were sub-grouped on the basis of symptoms into symptomatic and asymptomatic groups and measured HRV during resting and tilt up tests to compare their cardiovascular aut...

Included participants

Gender
All
Age
≥ 19 years
Injury level
Level not specified
  • Severity (AIS)?
  • Time since injury
    All
    Healthy volunteers
    No
    Level not specified

    What’s involved

    Type

    Observational

    Details

    In study protocol and the subjects were asked to lie down quietly for 5 minutes, closing their eyes and avoiding talking, moving hand, legs and body, and coughing during the test. R-R interval and blood pressure were measured beat-to-beat using Finometer® PRO (Finapres Medical Systems, Amsterdam, Netherlands) for 6 minutes each in two positions, supine and 60-degree angle on the tilt table.

    Potential benefits

    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
    • Active
    • Trial start date
    • 1 Jan 2022
    • Organisation
    • Pusan National University Yangsan Hospital
    • Trial recruitment status
    • Active
    • Trial start date
    • 1 Jan 2022
    • 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