Active Rehabilitation Program (ARP) for Shoulder Injuries

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
Shoulder Injuries+3 More
Active Rehabilitation Program (ARP) - Procedure
All Sexes
What conditions do you have?

Study Summary

This trial will compare the effectiveness of two different approaches to treating shoulder instability in collegiate swimmers.

Eligible Conditions
  • Shoulder Injuries
  • Shoulder Pain

Treatment Effectiveness

Effectiveness Progress

1 of 3

Study Objectives

4 Primary · 0 Secondary · Reporting Duration: Within four weeks of treatment initiation and within four weeks of treatment termination

Week 1
Change in Western Ontario Instability Index (WOSI)
Changes in average visual analog scale (VAS)
Within four weeks of treatment initiation and within four weeks of treatment termination
Change in the magnitude of 3D scapular rotations
Change in the magnitude of humeral head translations relative to the scapular glenoid

Trial Safety

Safety Progress

1 of 3

Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

Nonspecific Passive Intervention (NPI)
1 of 2
Active Rehabilitation Program (ARP)
1 of 2
Experimental Treatment

50 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: Active Rehabilitation Program (ARP) · No Placebo Group · N/A

Nonspecific Passive Intervention (NPI)
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Nonspecific Passive Intervention (NPI) · Intervention Types: Procedure
Active Rehabilitation Program (ARP)
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Active Rehabilitation Program (ARP) · Intervention Types: Procedure

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Approximate Timeline
Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: within four weeks of treatment initiation and within four weeks of treatment termination

Who is running the clinical trial?

University of MinnesotaLead Sponsor
1,239 Previous Clinical Trials
1,460,628 Total Patients Enrolled
1 Trials studying Shoulder Injuries
150 Patients Enrolled for Shoulder Injuries
Justin L Staker, PhD, PTPrincipal InvestigatorUniversity of Minnesota Medical School Department of Rehabilitation Medicine

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18+ · All Participants · 2 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “yes” if the following statements are true for you:
You are a student at the University of Minnesota.
You are able to actively raise your arm at least 150 degrees.

About The Reviewer

Michael Gill preview

Michael Gill - B. Sc.

First Published: October 20th, 2021

Last Reviewed: October 26th, 2022

Michael Gill holds a Bachelors of Science in Integrated Science and Mathematics from McMaster University. During his degree he devoted considerable time modeling the pharmacodynamics of promising drug candidates. Since then, he has leveraged this knowledge of the investigational new drug ecosystem to help his father navigate clinical trials for multiple myeloma, an experience which prompted him to co-found Power Life Sciences: a company that helps patients access randomized controlled trials.