Spinal Cord Injury Subjects for Spinal Cord Injury

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
Spinal Cord Injury+1 MoreSlow Breathing - Behavioral
18 - 60
All Sexes
What conditions do you have?

Study Summary

This research will aid in understanding of slow-breathing and its effect on heart rate and blood pressure in people with a spinal cord injury (SCI). This research will investigate if traditional 'yogic' breathing exercises can be performed by subjects with SCI and its influence on the cardiovascular system.

Eligible Conditions
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Bradypnea

Treatment Effectiveness

Effectiveness Progress

1 of 3

Study Objectives

6 Primary · 0 Secondary · Reporting Duration: 1,5 hour during Slow-breathing

1,5 hour during Slow-breathing
Heart Rate Variability
beat-by-beat arterial pressure
beat-by-beat limb blood flow
peripheral capillary oxygen saturation (SpO2)
respiratory excursions

Trial Safety

Safety Progress

1 of 3

Trial Design

1 Treatment Group

Spinal Cord Injury Subjects
1 of 1

Experimental Treatment

20 Total Participants · 1 Treatment Group

Primary Treatment: Spinal Cord Injury Subjects · No Placebo Group · N/A

Spinal Cord Injury Subjects
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Slow Breathing · Intervention Types: Behavioral
First Studied
Drug Approval Stage
How many patients have taken this drug
Slow Breathing

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: 1,5 hour during slow-breathing

Who is running the clinical trial?

Spaulding Rehabilitation HospitalLead Sponsor
126 Previous Clinical Trials
10,576 Total Patients Enrolled

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18 - 60 · All Participants · 4 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “Yes” if the following statements are true for you:
You have a body mass index between 18.5 and 35 kg/m2.

Who else is applying?

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What portion of applicants met pre-screening criteria?
Met criteria100.0%