Fitbit for Lumbar Degenerative Spinal Stenosis

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
London Health Sciences Centre, London, CanadaLumbar Degenerative Spinal StenosisFitbit - Behavioral
All Sexes
What conditions do you have?

Study Summary

This trial will use Fitbit technology to monitor post-operative physical activity in patients with spinal stenosis. The goal is to improve function and reduce pain.

Eligible Conditions
  • Lumbar Degenerative Spinal Stenosis

Treatment Effectiveness

Study Objectives

1 Primary · 7 Secondary · Reporting Duration: Number consented by 17 months

Month 3
Back Pain
Functional Ability
General Health
Leg Pain
Self-Paced Walking Test
Self-paced walking test
Steps walked/day
Month 17
Patient Recruitment

Trial Safety

Trial Design

3 Treatment Groups

1 of 3
1 of 3
Blinded Fitbit
1 of 3

Active Control

Experimental Treatment

60 Total Participants · 3 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: Fitbit · No Placebo Group · N/A

Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Fitbit · Intervention Types: Behavioral
Blinded Fitbit
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Blinded Fitbit · Intervention Types: Behavioral
ControlNoIntervention Group · 1 Intervention: Control · Intervention Types:
First Studied
Drug Approval Stage
How many patients have taken this drug
Blinded Fitbit

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: number consented by 17 months

Who is running the clinical trial?

The London Spine CentreLead Sponsor
5 Previous Clinical Trials
1,108 Total Patients Enrolled

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18+ · All Participants · 3 Total Inclusion Criteria

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is enrollment for this trial still available?

"According to, this research is currently recruiting patients. This experiment was initially advertised on August 1st 2018 and the listing has been amended as recently as August 20th 2020." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

How many individuals are being selected to participate in this clinical trial?

"Affirmative. Information found on supports the hypothesis that this study is still seeking out volunteers; it was first announced back in August 1st 2018 and most recently modified on 20th August 2020. The research requires 60 individuals to be recruited from a single hospital site." - 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.