This study evaluates the effects of wearing a compression garment on the postural balance of patients with hypermobility type of Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, in randomised controlled study.
Full Title of Study: “Compression Garments Effects on Postural Balance of Patients With Hypermobility Type of Ehlers-danlos Syndrome, a Prospective Study on 40 Patients”
- Study Type: Observational
- Study Design
- Time Perspective: Prospective
- Study Primary Completion Date: October 2018
- Other: Rehabilitation
- Rehabilitation during 4 weeks
- Device: Compression Garment
- Rehabilitation associated to wearing CG during 4 weeks
Arms, Groups and Cohorts
- hEDS treated with rehabilitation only
- group 2
- hEDS treated with rehabilitation associated to compression garments wearing
Clinical Trial Outcome Measures
- Centre of pression speed
- Time Frame: 4 weeks
- a stability parameter on a force plate
Participating in This Clinical Trial
- Age ≥16 years
- hEDS with the 2017 diagnostic criteria .
- A normal neurological examination with no sensory disorders, no cerebellar syndrome or vestibular syndrome.
- An optimal balanced analgesic treatment before inclusion
- Patients who have not modified their physical treatment (physiotherapy) since 6 months.
- Surgery of the lower limb (hip, knee or ankle)
- Patient having already wear compression garments in the year preceding.
- Neurological history of sensory , vestibular or cerebellar disorders.
Gender Eligibility: All
Minimum Age: 16 Years
Maximum Age: N/A
Are Healthy Volunteers Accepted: No
- Lead Sponsor
- Hôpital Raymond Poincaré
- Provider of Information About this Clinical Study
- Overall Contact(s)
- BENISTAN Karelle, Dr, 0033147104440, email@example.com
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