|- candidate number||25293|
|- NTR Number||NTR6102|
|- ISRCTN||ISRCTN no longer applicable|
|- Date ISRCTN created|
|- date ISRCTN requested|
|- Date Registered NTR||18-sep-2016|
|- Secondary IDs||MO-trial-09160417 Broeders Bierman ICT|
|- Public Title||Het effect van een digitaal oefenprogramma op de opnameduur van orthopedische patiŽnten op de GRZ: een controlled trial|
|- Scientific Title||The effect of a digital exercise program in the rehabilitation of orthopedic patiŽnts at a geriatric rehabilitation centre.|
|- hypothesis||Using a digital exercise program has a significant effect on the length of stay before discharge in a geriatric rehabilitation centre.|
|- Healt Condition(s) or Problem(s) studied||Geriatrics, Orthopedic surgery|
|- Inclusion criteria||Maximum 3 weeks after orthopedic surgery.|
Geriatric patiŽnts, older than 65 years.
Admitted to a geriatric rehabilitation centre.
|- Exclusion criteria||Severe co-morbidities which affect the ability to walk|
MMSE (Mini Mental State Examination) < 23
Cardiac problems which affect ability to participate in a normal exercise program.
|- mec approval received||no|
|- multicenter trial||no|
|- Type||Single arm|
|- planned startdate ||1-sep-2016|
|- planned closingdate||1-mrt-2017|
|- Target number of participants||41|
|- Interventions||Control group receives a standard exercise program on paper, this is the usual care.|
Experimental group receives an exercise program on a tablet, with the ability to automatically adjust the exercise intensity based on user reported measures of effort.
Additionally both groups receive usual care which consists of three times per week 30 minutes of physical therapy.
|- Primary outcome||Total length of stay at the geriatric rehabilitation centre.|
|- Secondary outcome||Balance (Berg Balance Scale)|
Ambulation speed (10MWT)
PatiŽnt satisfaction (VAS)
Compliance of the patient to the exercise program
|- Timepoints||01-09-2016 Project start, inclusion open.|
|- Trial web site|
|- status||open: patient inclusion|
|- CONTACT FOR PUBLIC QUERIES|| Bas Broeders|
|- CONTACT for SCIENTIFIC QUERIES|| Bas Broeders|
|- Sponsor/Initiator ||Avans Plus Hogeschool |
(Source(s) of Monetary or Material Support)
|- Brief summary||This is a pilot study to research the effect of a digital exercise program on the rehabilitation of geriatric orthopedic patients at a geriatric rehabilitation centre. With the use of e-health it is possible to automatically adjust the exercise intensity based on user reported measures of effort. The exercises can be presented with videos and audio and it has the possibility to notify the user when an exercise is due.|
|- Main changes (audit trail)|
|- RECORD||18-sep-2016 - 25-nov-2016|