Conventional Physical Therapy Treatment for Parkinson Disease

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
1
Effectiveness
1
Safety
Parkinson Disease+2 More
Conventional Physical Therapy Treatment - Other
Eligibility
18+
All Sexes
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Study Summary

This trial will investigate the safety and feasibility of using a new gait rehabilitation stimulus to help patients with Parkinson's disease. The goal is to see if it can improve mobility, function, and quality of life.

Eligible Conditions
  • Parkinson Disease
  • Gait Disorder, Sensorimotor

Treatment Effectiveness

Effectiveness Progress

1 of 3

Study Objectives

3 Primary · 5 Secondary · Reporting Duration: It will take 10 minutes to complete this test. The speed metrics will be recorded while the primary 6MWT data is being captured.

It will take 10 minutes to complete this test and will be performed third
Six Minute Walk Test (6MWT)
It will take 10 minutes to complete this test. The speed metrics will be recorded while the primary 6MWT data is being captured.
Six Minute Walk Test Walking Speed (6MWT)
It will take 5 minutes to complete this test and will be performed first
Comfortable Walking Speed (CWS)
It will take 5 minutes to complete this test and will be performed second
Fast Walking Speed (FWS)
The survey will take about 20 minutes to complete
Parkinson Disease
The test takes about 15 minutes to administer
Mini BESTest
This survey will take about 10 minutes to complete
Activities-Specific Balance Confidence Scale (ABC)
This test will take about 5 minutes to administer
The Five Times Sit to Stand Test

Trial Safety

Safety Progress

1 of 3

Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

Conventional Physical Therapy (CPT) Group
1 of 2
Conventional Physical Therapy (CPT) Group with G-EO Training (CPT-GEO)
1 of 2
Active Control
Experimental Treatment

30 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: Conventional Physical Therapy Treatment · No Placebo Group · Phase 1 & 2

Conventional Physical Therapy (CPT) Group with G-EO Training (CPT-GEO)Experimental Group · 2 Interventions: G-EO End-Effector Gait Trainer, Conventional Physical Therapy Treatment · Intervention Types: Device, Other
Conventional Physical Therapy (CPT) Group
Other
ActiveComparator Group · 1 Intervention: Conventional Physical Therapy Treatment · Intervention Types: Other

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Approximate Timeline
Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: it will take 10 minutes to complete this test. the speed metrics will be recorded while the primary 6mwt data is being captured.

Who is running the clinical trial?

Indiana UniversityLead Sponsor
868 Previous Clinical Trials
748,888 Total Patients Enrolled
8 Trials studying Parkinson Disease
30,507 Patients Enrolled for Parkinson Disease

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18+ · All Participants · 8 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “yes” if the following statements are true for you:
You have a mini mental state examination score of at least 24.
You have a physician's approval to exercise.
You have had deep brain stimulation for the past year.

About The Reviewer

Michael Gill preview

Michael Gill - B. Sc.

First Published: October 23rd, 2021

Last Reviewed: October 12th, 2022

Michael Gill holds a Bachelors of Science in Integrated Science and Mathematics from McMaster University. During his degree he devoted considerable time modeling the pharmacodynamics of promising drug candidates. Since then, he has leveraged this knowledge of the investigational new drug ecosystem to help his father navigate clinical trials for multiple myeloma, an experience which prompted him to co-found Power Life Sciences: a company that helps patients access randomized controlled trials.