Diabetes | Effectiveness Study of Hydrotherapy Against Pain and Other Symptoms in Diabetes-induced LEAD
Diabetes research study
What is the primary objective of this study?
The purpose of the study is to investigate whether the hydrotherapy are effective in against
pain and other symptoms in diabetes-induced LEAD.
Who is eligible to participate?
- Clinical diagnosis of Type 2 diabetes mellitus
- diagnosis of lower extremity arterial disease
- Severe heart disease
- can't hydrotherapy
Which medical condition, disease, disorder, syndrome, illness, or injury is researched?
Lower Extremity Arterial Disease
Interventions can include giving participants drugs, medical devices, procedures, vaccines, and other products that are either investigational or already available or noninvasive approaches such as surveys, education, and interviews.
Other:hydrotherapy30-minutes/per day,for 4weeks
Research studies and clinical trials typically have two or more research arms. An arm is a group of people who receive the same treatment in the study.
hot spring30-minutes/per day;4weeks
Start Date: January 2012
Completed Date: December 2013
Primary Outcome: Change from the intensity of numbness and cold feeling at 4 weeks. Change from the improvement of the pain index at 4 weeks.
Secondary Outcome: Change from ankle-brachial index at 4 weeks
Study sponsors, principal investigator, and references
Principal Investigator: Qiu Y bin
Lead Sponsor: Nanjing Jinling Hospital