Abdominal Compression Garments for Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome (POTS)

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
1
Effectiveness
1
Safety
Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome (POTS)Abdominal Compression Garments - Other
Eligibility
18 - 60
All Sexes
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Study Summary

This trial will evaluate the use of commercially available waist-high and abdominal compression garments in adults diagnosed with POTS in a community setting.

Eligible Conditions
  • Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome (POTS)

Treatment Effectiveness

Effectiveness Progress

1 of 3

Study Objectives

2 Primary · 5 Secondary · Reporting Duration: 10 minutes

10 minutes
AC Heart Rate
Heart Rate - AC and Medication
Heart Rate - End of Study Day (AC)
Heart Rate - End of Study Day (WHC)
Heart Rate - WHC and AC
Heart Rate - WHC and Medication
WHC Heart Rate

Trial Safety

Safety Progress

1 of 3

Trial Design

4 Treatment Groups

Abdominal Compression Garments and Medications
1 of 4
Waist-High Compression Tights and No Medications
1 of 4
Abdominal Compression Garments and No Medications
1 of 4
Waist-High Compression Tights and Medications
1 of 4

Experimental Treatment

30 Total Participants · 4 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: Abdominal Compression Garments · No Placebo Group · N/A

Abdominal Compression Garments and MedicationsExperimental Group · 2 Interventions: Abdominal Compression Garments, Medications that modulate heart rate and blood pressure · Intervention Types: Other, Drug
Waist-High Compression Tights and No Medications
Other
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Waist-High Compression Tights · Intervention Types: Other
Abdominal Compression Garments and No Medications
Other
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Abdominal Compression Garments · Intervention Types: Other
Waist-High Compression Tights and MedicationsExperimental Group · 2 Interventions: Waist-High Compression Tights, Medications that modulate heart rate and blood pressure · Intervention Types: Other, Drug

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: 10 minutes

Who is running the clinical trial?

University of CalgaryLead Sponsor
705 Previous Clinical Trials
492,671 Total Patients Enrolled
5 Trials studying Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome (POTS)
403 Patients Enrolled for Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome (POTS)
Satish M Raj, MD MSCIPrincipal InvestigatorUniversity of Calgary

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18 - 60 · All Participants · 5 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “Yes” if the following statements are true for you:
You own an abdominal compression garment.