load modulation for Bilateral Cerebral Palsy

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
1
Effectiveness
1
Safety
Bilateral Cerebral Palsy+2 Moreload modulation - Other
Eligibility
5 - 19
All Sexes
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Study Summary

This trial looks at children with two-sided cerebral palsy to see how their legs are affected when they take steps.

Eligible Conditions
  • Bilateral Cerebral Palsy
  • Diplegic Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebral Palsy

Treatment Effectiveness

Effectiveness Progress

1 of 3

Study Objectives

4 Primary · 3 Secondary · Reporting Duration: At baseline and each loading level; During entirety of the stepping trial, from initial lift-off to final contact onto the single platform.

At baseline and each loading level; During entirety of the stepping trial, from initial lift-off to final contact onto the single platform.
Joint biomechanics (ankle)
Joint biomechanics (hip)
Joint biomechanics (knee)
Joint biomechanics (support moment)
Muscle activations (ankle)
Muscle activations (hip)
Muscle activations (knee)

Trial Safety

Trial Design

1 Treatment Group

load modulation
1 of 1

Experimental Treatment

30 Total Participants · 1 Treatment Group

Primary Treatment: load modulation · No Placebo Group · N/A

load modulation
Other
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: load modulation · Intervention Types: Other

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: at baseline and each loading level; during entirety of the stepping trial, from initial lift-off to final contact onto the single platform.

Who is running the clinical trial?

Northwestern UniversityLead Sponsor
1,455 Previous Clinical Trials
789,664 Total Patients Enrolled

Eligibility Criteria

Age 5 - 19 · All Participants · 3 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “Yes” if the following statements are true for you:
You are able to step up independently with or without assistive devices.
You have cerebral palsy and have a diagnosis of bilateral cerebral palsy where the lower limbs are more affected than the upper limbs.