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Cellulite and Extracorporeal Shock Wave - a Randomized Trial

2014-08-27 03:20:29 | BioPortfolio

Summary

Hypothesis: The combination of extracorporeal shockwave and a daily gluteal muscle strength programme is superior to the gluteal muscle strength programme alone in cellulite.

Study design: Randomized-controlled trial

Analysis: Intention-to-treat

Outcome parameters: a) Photo, b) Nürnberger Score, c) circumference measurements, d) capillary blood flow, e) tissue oxygen saturation, f) postcapillary venous blood flow

Intervention: Extracorporeal shock wave for six sessions with 2000 impulses at both gluteal and thigh regions plus a specific gluteal strength exercise training

Follow-up: 12 weeks

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Control: Active Control, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Single Blind (Subject), Primary Purpose: Treatment

Conditions

Cellulite

Intervention

Extracorporeal shockwave therapy, Sham extracorporeal shock wave plus gluteal strength exercise

Location

Plastic, Hand and Reconstructive Surgery, Hannover Medical School
Hannover
Germany
30625

Status

Recruiting

Source

Hannover Medical School

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:20:29-0400

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