Power training combined with interval treadmill training for Cerebral Palsy

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
1
Effectiveness
1
Safety
Cerebral Palsy+2 MorePower training combined with interval treadmill training - Behavioral
Eligibility
10 - 17
All Sexes
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Study Summary

This trial is studying the effect of lower extremity Power Training combined with interval Treadmill Training (PT³) on functional walking capacity and community-based activity and participation in children with cerebral palsy (CP).

Eligible Conditions
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Central Nervous System Disorders
  • Chronic Brain Damage

Treatment Effectiveness

Effectiveness Progress

1 of 3

Study Objectives

0 Primary · 10 Secondary · Reporting Duration: Baseline and 2 months and 6 months post training

Month 6
Change in Self-selected gait speed
Month 6
Change in Average strides per day
Change in Peak power
Month 6
Change in 1RM (muscle strength)
Change in Cross-sectional area
Change in Fast gait speed (m/s)
Muscle Tissue
Change in One minute walk test (m)
Change in Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS v2.0 Pediatric Profile 49
Change in Walking intensity - stride rates (strides/minute)

Trial Safety

Safety Progress

1 of 3

Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

Traditional training
1 of 2
PT³
1 of 2

Active Control

Experimental Treatment

48 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: Power training combined with interval treadmill training · No Placebo Group · N/A

PT³
Behavioral
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Power training combined with interval treadmill training · Intervention Types: Behavioral
Traditional training
Behavioral
ActiveComparator Group · 1 Intervention: Strength training combined with traditional treadmill training · Intervention Types: Behavioral

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: baseline and 2 months and 6 months post training

Who is running the clinical trial?

Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center in New OrleansLead Sponsor
102 Previous Clinical Trials
31,710 Total Patients Enrolled
2 Trials studying Cerebral Palsy
84 Patients Enrolled for Cerebral Palsy
University of WashingtonOTHER
1,595 Previous Clinical Trials
1,568,728 Total Patients Enrolled
9 Trials studying Cerebral Palsy
1,149 Patients Enrolled for Cerebral Palsy
Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD)NIH
1,821 Previous Clinical Trials
2,238,088 Total Patients Enrolled
27 Trials studying Cerebral Palsy
8,263 Patients Enrolled for Cerebral Palsy
Noelle G Moreau, PT, PhDPrincipal InvestigatorLouisiana State University Health Sciences Center - New Orleans

Eligibility Criteria

Age 10 - 17 · All Participants · 3 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “Yes” if the following statements are true for you:
You have bilateral spastic CP.
You have a developmental level of gross motor function of I, II, or III.