Rehabilitation of Young Patients With Rheumatic Diseases in a Warm Climate

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Norwegian University of Science and Technology

Status

Completed

Conditions

Rheumatic Diseases

Treatments

Other: Rehabilitation in warm climate

Study type

Interventional

Funder types

Other

Identifiers

NCT02430402
013.5

Details and patient eligibility

About

Young patients with rheumatic diseases have challenges different from older patients due to their life situation. It has been reported that they do not have the same benefit from age non-specific rehabilitation in warm climate. This trial will test the effect of a specially adapted version of a rehabilitation program delivered in Spain (warm climate) for Norwegian young adults aged 20-35 years.

Enrollment

64 patients

Sex

All

Ages

20 to 35 years old

Volunteers

No Healthy Volunteers

Inclusion criteria

  • Inflammatory rheumatic disease
  • Self reliant in daily life

Exclusion criteria

- conditions that might influence ability to fly to Spain and participate in rehabilitation in warm climate (Unstable heart disease, Serious lung disease, Chronic open ulcers, Serious mental health conditions, alcohol or drug addiction, Intolerant of sun and heat)

Trial design

Primary purpose

Treatment

Allocation

Randomized

Interventional model

Parallel Assignment

Masking

None (Open label)

64 participants in 2 patient groups

Climate therapy
Experimental group
Description:
Climate therapy consisting of 3 week stay at rehabilitation facility in Spain
Treatment:
Other: Rehabilitation in warm climate
Usual care
No Intervention group
Description:
Usual care provided as needed / agreed between patient and health care providers

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