CLINICAL TRIAL

Treatment for Scoliosis; Lumbar Region

Recruiting · < 65 · All Sexes · Manhattan, NY

Incobotulinumtoxin A and Yoga-like Isometric Exercise in Adolescent Idiopathic Lumbar Scoliosis

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About the trial for Scoliosis; Lumbar Region

Eligible Conditions
Scoliosis; Lumbar Region · Scoliosis; Adolescence · Scoliosis · Scoliosis Idiopathic

Treatment Groups

This trial involves 4 different treatments. Treatment is the primary treatment being studied. Participants will all receive the same treatment. Some patients will receive a placebo treatment. The treatments being tested are in Phase 2 and have already been tested with other people.

Control Group 1
Botulinum toxin type A
DRUG
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Isometric Yoga-like exercise
BEHAVIORAL
Control Group 2
Placebo
BEHAVIORAL
Control Group 3
Botulinum toxin type A
DRUG
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Eligibility

This trial is for patients born any sex aged 65 and younger. There is one eligibility criterion to participate in this trial as listed below.

Inclusion & Exclusion Checklist
Mark “yes” if the following statements are true for you:
1. Fourteen - 18 years of age, 2. Scoliotic curve greater than 25 degrees, less than 45 degrees, 3. Stated willingness to do the yoga and yoga-like poses daily, 4. Written, signed consent by patient and parent/guardian 5. Pre-test Cobb films no less than 3 months old read by independent radiologists.
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Odds of Eligibility
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Approximate Timelines

Please note that timelines for treatment and screening will vary by patient
Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: varies
Reporting: 3 months after crossover group injections
Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: 3 months after crossover group injections
This trial has approximate timelines as follows: 3 weeks for initial screening, variable treatment timelines, and reporting: 3 months after crossover group injections.
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Measurement Requirements

This trial is evaluating whether Treatment will improve 2 primary outcomes in patients with Scoliosis; Lumbar Region. Measurement will happen over the course of 4 months after study onset.

Reduction in lumbar scoliotic curve
4 MONTHS AFTER STUDY ONSET
Measured by the Cobb angle in coronal X-rays
4 MONTHS AFTER STUDY ONSET
Reduction in lumbar and thoracic scoliotic curve
3 MONTHS AFTER CROSSOVER GROUP INJECTIONS
Measured by the Cobb angle in coronal X-rays
3 MONTHS AFTER CROSSOVER GROUP INJECTIONS

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Are there any geographic restrictions to consider when applying for this trial?

Patients from any state can participate in this trial, so long as they are able to attend all treatment sessions.

Will my insurance cover participating in this trial?

In order to understand how insurance coverage works for this trial, you will need to contact the study coordinator.

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