Movement to Music (M2M) for Spinal Cord Injury

RecTech Center, Birmingham, AL
Spinal Cord InjuryStandard Exercise Training - Other
18 - 65
All Sexes

Study Summary

This trial is testing if two different 8-week exercise programs can help adults with spinal cord injuries. One group will do a movement to music program, one will do a standard exercise program, and one will be the control group.

Eligible Conditions
  • Spinal Cord Injury

Treatment Effectiveness

Study Objectives

1 Primary · 7 Secondary · Reporting Duration: Baseline

Baseline outcome expectations
Baseline self-efficacy
Baseline self-regulation
Baseline social support
Week 8
Changes from baseline ability to participate in social roles and activities at week 8
Changes from baseline fatigue level at week 8
Changes from baseline health-related quality of life at week 8
Changes from baseline pain intensity week 8
Changes from baseline pain interference at week 8
Changes from baseline physical activity level at week 8
Changes from baseline sleep quality at week 8
During the 8-week intervention
Participant adherence throughout the 8-week intervention period
Post 8 week intervention
Exercise enjoyment at week 8

Trial Safety

Awards & Highlights

No Placebo Group
All patients enrolled in this trial will receive the new treatment.

Trial Design

3 Treatment Groups

Movement to Music (M2M)
1 of 3
Attention Control (AC)
1 of 3
Standardised Exercise Training (SET)
1 of 3

Active Control

327 Total Participants · 3 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: Movement to Music (M2M) · No Placebo Group · N/A

Movement to Music (M2M)
ActiveComparator Group · 1 Intervention: Movement-to-Music · Intervention Types: Other
Attention Control (AC)NoIntervention Group · 1 Intervention: Attention Control (AC) · Intervention Types:
Standardised Exercise Training (SET)
ActiveComparator Group · 1 Intervention: Standard Exercise Training · Intervention Types: Other

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: baseline

Who is running the clinical trial?

University of Alabama at BirminghamLead Sponsor
1,475 Previous Clinical Trials
2,245,900 Total Patients Enrolled

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18 - 65 · All Participants · 1 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “Yes” if the following statements are true for you:
You have a spinal cord injury that has resulted in paralysis or weakness in your arms or legs.

Frequently Asked Questions

How many participants have registered for this clinical research?

"Affirmative, the information accessible on suggests that this research is presently accepting participants. This trial was initially published on February 1st 2021 and recently updated on January 19th 2022. The study seeks to enroll 327 patients from a single medical centre." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

Is this medical trial open to participants that are over the age of 20?

"This clinical trial is limited to those aged 18–65. Meanwhile, there are 138 trials for minors and 732 studies targeting patients who have exceeded the age of 65." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

Who is qualified to take part in this clinical experiment?

"Candidates with spinal cord injuries and aged between 18 to 65 years old are eligible for enrollment in this clinical trial. As of now, approximately 327 participants have been recruited." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

Are participants being sought for this clinical trial?

"As per the information provided by, this trial is currently recruiting suitable candidates for participation. The study was introduced on February 1st 2021 and has been updated most recently on January 19th 2022." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer
Please Note: These questions and answers are submitted by anonymous patients, and have not been verified by our internal team.