Chesterfield, Missouri 63017

  • Multifidus Disuse Atrophy

Purpose:

Patients will be performing Logan short arc banding protocols to see the effect on multifidus size


Study summary:

The subjects will initially be scanned by diagnostic ultrasound by to assess the cross sectional area of their lumbar multifidi. Then they will perform 3 sets of 30 second periods of Logan Short Arc Banding on the ATM machine twice a week for 4 weeks and then they will be scanned again using diagnostic ultrasound to assess the effects of the rehabilitation exercise.


Criteria:

Inclusion Criteria: - Male or Female ages 18-54 Exclusion Criteria: - Asymptomatic of: Low Back Pain, previous spinal injury, surgery or other condition affecting the spine, local infection, injury or malignancy; pregnancy or any condition affecting muscle reaction time.


NCT ID:

NCT00846664


Primary Contact:

Adam Morrell, DC
Phone: 636-227-2100 ext. 1812
Email: adam.morrell@logan.edu


Backup Contact:

N/A


Location Contact:

Chesterfield, Missouri 63017
United States



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Site Status: Recruiting


Data Source: ClinicalTrials.gov

Date Processed: August 02, 2021

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