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JAPANESE
国立保健医療科学院
UMIN ID: UMIN000052975

Registered date:01/12/2023

Development of care techniques to reduce (alleviate) symptoms of pain and numbness as an aftereffect of stroke

Basic Information

Recruitment status Recruiting
Health condition(s) or Problem(s) studiedstroke
Date of first enrollment2023/12/01
Target sample size30
Countries of recruitmentJapan
Study typeInterventional
Intervention(s)Hand massage for 15 minutes at intervals of once a week for 2 months (8 times in total)

Outcome(s)

Primary Outcome1. Pain level: VAS (Visual Analogue Scale) [before and after the intervention, and upon waking and sleeping], SF-MPQ-2 (Short-Form McGill Pain Questionnaire-2) [before intervention, 1 month after, 2 months after]. 2. Presence and amount of analgesic medication [daily]. Impact on life: SF-12 (MOS 12-Item Short-Form Health Survey) [before, one month after, and two months after the intervention], HADS (Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale) [before, one month after, and two months after the intervention], SIAS (Stroke Impairment Assessment Set) [before intervention]. 4. Relaxation effect: Heart rate variability [each time during intervention].
Secondary Outcome

Key inclusion & exclusion criteria

Age minimumNot applicable
Age maximumNot applicable
GenderMale and Female
Include criteria
Exclude criteria1.Patients who are judged by the attending physician, charge nurse, or principal investigator to be unsuitable as research participants at the time consent is obtained. 2.Patients who are judged by the attending physician, charge nurse, or principal investigator to be "unable to give effective informed consent due to language impairment, cognitive impairment, etc.". 3.Other patients who are judged by the principal investigator to be inappropriate as research participants.

Related Information

Contact

public contact
Name KAZUE TOKI
Address 5-25-1 Fujishirodai, Suita, Osaka, Japan Japan 5650873
Telephone 0668727129
E-mail k-toki@cs.kinran.ac.jp
Affiliation Senri Kinran University Faculty of Nursing
scientific contact
Name KAZUE TOKI
Address 5-25-1 Fujishirodai, Suita, Osaka, Japan Japan
Telephone 0668727129
E-mail k-toki@cs.kinran.ac.jp
Affiliation Senri Kinran University Faculty of Nursing