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Electrophysiological Study of the Effects of Limb Cooling on Essential Tremor

2010-07-15 17:00:00 | BioPortfolio

Summary

To determine the effects of upper limb forearm cooling on Essential Tremor upper limb tremor using a more practical method of limb cooling through a forearm cold pack.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Control: Placebo Control, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment, Masking: Single Blind (Investigator), Primary Purpose: Treatment

Conditions

Tremor

Intervention

15 degrees water, 30 degrees water

Location

Mayo Clinic Arizona
Scottsdale
Arizona
United States
85259

Status

Recruiting

Source

Mayo Clinic

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2010-07-15T17:00:00-0400

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