Topics

Non-invasive Evaluation of Upper and Lower Body Function With Showmotion

2019-10-29 14:36:46 | BioPortfolio

Summary

It is very important to understand joint and body kinematics and muscles activity in clinical settings, which is relevant to identify issues related to the spine, the upper and lower limbs due to injury.

In this study, the investigators will use an innovative platform, Showmotion to establish baseline of shoulder, hip, knee and spine kinematics and muscles activity from 60 healthy volunteers.

Description

Upper and lower body functional evaluation is challenging and relevant to identify the issues related to injury. Current technique still stays at visual observation.

Showmotion™ (NCS Lab, Carpi, Italy) is an innovative platform that provides a comprehensive analysis to monitor motion patterns of the whole body using WISE sensors, proprietary wireless inertial and magnetic units (MIMU) developed by NCS Lab (Italy).

Using the data acquired from MIMU and validated protocols for upper and lower limbs, Showmotion is able to measure, objectify and store three dimensional kinematic variables highlighting underlying information and allowing an in-depth analysis of the movement in real time.

Compared to the classic motion analysis performed with cameras in special research laboratories, the Showmotion™ technology allows the user to analyze the movements of the subjects in any place, quickly, and without the need to a long process of data analysis.

Study Design

Conditions

Osteoarthritis, Hip

Intervention

Showmotion

Location

University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus
Aurora
Colorado
United States
80045

Status

Not yet recruiting

Source

University of Colorado, Denver

Results (where available)

View Results

Links

Published on BioPortfolio: 2019-10-29T14:36:46-0400

Clinical Trials [1001 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

The Investigation of the Depression in Osteoarthritis

Studies have reported that the patient's psychological state such as anxiety, depression and other emotion affect the therapeutic effect of osteoarthritis, also may be the important reason...

Pain Management in Osteoarthritis Using the Centrally Acting Analgesics Duloxetine and Pregabalin

Osteoarthritis is the most common form of arthritis worldwide. Specifically, osteoarthritis of the hands affects millions of people and is a major cause of hand disability and pain. Despit...

Conjoint Analysis of Treatment Preferences for Osteoarthritis

The purpose of this study is to develop a conjoint analysis-based questionnaire and decision aid for patients with osteoarthritis of the knee and to compare the responses of two groups of ...

Self-Management of Osteoarthritis

The purpose of this study is to examine whether a telephone-based self-management intervention improves pain, physical function, and other outcomes among veterans with osteoarthritis of th...

Chondromodulating Effect of Diacerein in Osteoarthritis of the Hip

We carried out a 3 years, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, multicenter clinical trial in patients with hip osteoarthritis in order to: - evaluate the ability of diacerein,...

PubMed Articles [646 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Effect of Tanezumab on Joint Pain, Physical Function, and Patient Global Assessment of Osteoarthritis Among Patients With Osteoarthritis of the Hip or Knee: A Randomized Clinical Trial.

Patients with osteoarthritis (OA) may remain symptomatic with traditional OA treatments.

The role of leptin and adiponectin as mediators in the relationship between adiposity and hand and knee osteoarthritis.

To investigate associations of leptin and adiponectin levels with knee and hand osteoarthritis, and explore whether these mediate the association between adiposity and osteoarthritis.

Medico-social value of osteoarthritis. secondary prevention and treatment of osteoarthritis in comorbidity with chronic gastritis.

Introduction: Medico-social significance of osteoarthritis is due to a number of factors, one of which is associated with the need for long-term anti-inflammatory therapy, which is associated with und...

The ratio adipsin/MCP-1 is strongly associated with structural changes and CRP/MCP-1 with symptoms in obese knee osteoarthritis subjects: Data from the Osteoarthritis Initiative.

There is a need to identify reliable biomarkers that can predict knee osteoarthritis (OA) progression. We investigated a panel of adipokines and some related inflammatory factors alone and their ratio...

An automated workflow based on hip shape improves personalized risk prediction for hip osteoarthritis in the CHECK study.

To design an automated workflow for hip radiographs focused on joint shape and tests its prognostic value for future hip osteoarthritis.

Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

An IBUPROFEN-type anti-inflammatory analgesic and antipyretic. It is used in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis.

Viscoelastic solutions that are injected into JOINTS in order to alleviate symptoms of joint-related disorders such as OSTEOARTHRITIS.

A condition caused by degenerative arthritis (see OSTEOARTHRITIS) of the METATARSOPHALANGEAL JOINT of the great toe and characterized by pain and limited dorsiflexion, but relatively unrestricted plantar flexion.

A pyrazole derivative and selective CYCLOOXYGENASE 2 INHIBITOR that is used to treat symptoms associated with RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS; OSTEOARTHRITIS and JUVENILE ARTHRITIS, as well as the management of ACUTE PAIN.

Noninflammatory degenerative disease of the hip joint which usually appears in late middle or old age. It is characterized by growth or maturational disturbances in the femoral neck and head, as well as acetabular dysplasia. A dominant symptom is pain on weight-bearing or motion.

More From BioPortfolio on "Non-invasive Evaluation of Upper and Lower Body Function With Showmotion"

Quick Search

Relevant Topics

Rheumatology
Arthritis Fibromyalgia Gout Lupus Rheumatic Rheumatology is the medical specialty concerned with the diagnosis and management of disease involving joints, tendons, muscles, ligaments and associated structures (Oxford Medical Diction...

Joint Disorders
A joint is where two or more bones come together, like the knee, hip, elbow, or shoulder. Joints can be damaged by many types of injuries or diseases, including Arthritis - inflammation of a joint causes pain, stiffness, and swelling with ...


Searches Linking to this Trial