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Intervention for Osteoarthritis(POMELO Trial)
POMELO Trial Summary
This trial will study the feasibility and acceptability of a personalized, multicomponent intervention for people with advanced knee osteoarthritis and a BMI ≥35 kg/m2. The goal is to see if this intervention can improve body composition and physical function compared to usual care.
POMELO Trial Eligibility Criteria
Inclusion CriteriaYou will be eligible if you check “Yes” for the criteria below
POMELO Trial Timeline
Study ObjectivesOutcome measures can provide a clearer picture of what you can expect from a treatment.
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POMELO Trial Design
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Who is running the clinical trial?
- You have a neurological disorder, such as multiple sclerosis.You have osteoarthritis that was caused by a joint injury or accident that involved a bone fracture.You have a medical condition that makes it unsafe for you to participate in resistance exercise or make changes to your diet.You have had surgery to replace your knee or hip in the past.You have rheumatoid arthritis.You have had weight loss surgery in the past.You have a body mass index (BMI) of 35 or higher.
- Group 1: Usual Care
- Group 2: Intervention
- No Placebo-Only Group - All patients enrolled in this study will receive some form of active treatment.
- Screening: It may take up to 3 Weeks to process to see if you qualify in this trial.
- Treatment: The duration you will receive the treatment varies.
- Follow Ups: You may be asked to continue sharing information regarding the trial for 6 Months after you stop receiving the treatment.
Frequently Asked Questions
Does the eligibility criteria for this clinical trial encompass individuals aged 25 and over?
"This clinical trial is recruiting individuals aged between 40 and 75."
Is registration for this experiment currently open?
"Clinicaltrials.gov shows that this clinical experiment is seeking participants at present time; it was first made available on September 20th 2021 and its last modification happened on April 5th 2022."
Is there a way for me to become involved in this medical experiment?
"This medical experiment is searching for 50 participants aged 40 to 75 who suffer from obesity. Successful candidates must have clinical evidence of unilateral or bilateral knee osteoarthritism obesity. Successful candidates must have clinical evidence of unilateral or bilateral knee osteoarthritis (KL grade ≥2 and symptoms), reliable internet access with a laptop, computer or tablet at home, BMI >35 kg/m2, the ability to attend check-ups in Edmonton Alberta, sufficient space at home to practice exercise routines with supplied equipment, and either the aptitude (or location) necessary for attending in person physical activity sessions."
How many individuals have been enrolled in this exploration?
"Affirmative, the information located on clinicaltrials.gov indicates that this research endeavour is actively accepting candidates. Initially posted on September 20th 2021, it was last updated on April 5th of 2022 and requires 50 participants for its single site."
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