Experimental Group 2 for Chronic Lower Back Pain

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
1
Effectiveness
1
Safety
Chronic Lower Back Pain+2 MoreExperimental Group 2 - Behavioral
Eligibility
18 - 60
All Sexes
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Study Summary

This trial will explore whether playing video games can help people with chronic low back pain by improving their movement.

Eligible Conditions
  • Chronic Lower Back Pain
  • Atychiphobia
  • Injury Phobia

Treatment Effectiveness

Effectiveness Progress

1 of 3

Study Objectives

2 Primary · 3 Secondary · Reporting Duration: Baseline 1-, 6-, 12-, 24-, and 48-weeks post-treatment

6-, 12-, 24-, and 48-weeks post-treatment
Participant's Perception of Change as Function of Intervention
Baseline 1-, 6-, 12-, 24-, and 48-weeks post-treatment
Change in Emotional Functioning
Change in Pain Resilience
Change in Pain Vulnerability
Baseline and 1-week post-treatment
Participant Evaluation of the Treatment
Baseline, 1-, 6-, 12-, 24-, and 48-weeks post-treatment
Change in Disability
Change in Lumbar Spine Flexion
Change in Pain
Change in Pain & Harm Expectancy
Change in Pain Interference with Physical Function
Change in Real World Activity

Trial Safety

Safety Progress

1 of 3

Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

Experimental Group 1
1 of 2
Experimental Group 2
1 of 2

Experimental Treatment

230 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: Experimental Group 2 · No Placebo Group · N/A

Experimental Group 1
Behavioral
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Experimental Group 1 · Intervention Types: Behavioral
Experimental Group 2
Behavioral
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Experimental Group 2 · Intervention Types: Behavioral

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: baseline 1-, 6-, 12-, 24-, and 48-weeks post-treatment

Who is running the clinical trial?

Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD)NIH
1,827 Previous Clinical Trials
2,249,908 Total Patients Enrolled
Virginia Commonwealth UniversityLead Sponsor
624 Previous Clinical Trials
355,564 Total Patients Enrolled
Ohio UniversityOTHER
63 Previous Clinical Trials
35,898 Total Patients Enrolled
James S Thomas, P.T., Ph.D.Principal InvestigatorVirginia Commonwealth University

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18 - 60 · All Participants · 8 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “Yes” if the following statements are true for you:
People aged 18 to 60 years old.
The average pain intensity has been greater than 3 on a 0-10 Numerical Rating Scale over the past week.
This person has a disability that is greater than 4 on the Roland and Morris Disability Questionnaire.
Based on my back problem, it is not safe for me to be physically active
Tried to manage back pain on their own The text states that a person may have sought care or consultation from a health care provider for back pain, or they may have tried to manage back pain on their own.
The text states that the person experiences low back pain without any neurological signs.
You have low back pain that has been ongoing for at least half the days in the last 6 months.