Overview

This trial is active, not recruiting.

Condition vestibular disorder
Treatment experimental: cawthorne and cooksey exercises group
Sponsor University of Jaén
Start date February 2016
End date April 2016
Trial size 80 participants
Trial identifier NCT02746770, vestibularuja

Summary

Spanish population with unilateral peripheral vestibular disorders.

United States No locations recruiting
Other Countries No locations recruiting

Study Design

Allocation randomized
Intervention model parallel assignment
Masking single blind (outcomes assessor)
Primary purpose treatment
Arm
(Experimental)
Intervention: Participants allocated in both control and experimental groups were receiving treatment for their specific vestibular disorders. Patients assigned to the experimental group also performed the Cawthorne and Cooksey exercises for vestibular rehabilitation during a six week of treatment period.
experimental: cawthorne and cooksey exercises group
Experimental: intervention group. Patients assigned to the experimental group will perform the Cawthorne and Cooksey exercises for vestibular rehabilitation in addition to their habitual treatment.
(No Intervention)
intervention: The control group will not perform the active exercise that will be applied to intervention group.

Primary Outcomes

Measure
Activities-specific Balance Confidence scale (ABC)
time frame: Baseline and after 6 weeks of intervention

Secondary Outcomes

Measure
UCLA Dizziness Questionnaire (UCLA-DQ)
time frame: Baseline and after 6 weeks of intervention
Dizziness Handicap Inventory (DHI),
time frame: Baseline and after 6 weeks of intervention

Eligibility Criteria

Male or female participants from 18 years up to 80 years old.

Inclusion Criteria: - Participants with with unilateral peripheral vestibular disorders Exclusion Criteria: - Bilateral vestibular disorders - Fluctuating or active unilateral vestibular disease - Or other medical conditions in the acute phase were excluded from the study.

Additional Information

Official title Physiotherapy in Vestibular Disorders
Description Participants with peripheral vestibular disorders will be allocated to a Cawthorne and Cooksey exercises protocol or control group. The Cawthorne and Cooksey exercises consist in some head mobilization and positioning tasks which are related with a restoration of vestibular disorders.
Trial information was received from ClinicalTrials.gov and was last updated in April 2016.
Information provided to ClinicalTrials.gov by University of Jaén.