Recruitment

Recruitment Status
Completed
Estimated Enrollment
60

Inclusion Criterias

people aged 65 or over with uni or bilateral non-specific shoulder pain and with at least one active and one latent MTrP in the infraspinatus homolateral to the painful shoulder
people aged 65 or over with uni or bilateral non-specific shoulder pain and with at least one active and one latent MTrP in the infraspinatus homolateral to the painful shoulder

Exclusion Criterias

prior diagnosis of myopathy or neuropathy; cognitive deficit in the medical record; cervical spine, rotator cuff tendons or glenohumeral joint problems in the medical record; corticoid infiltration or local anaesthetic during the previous year or during follow-up; surgical procedure affecting the upper limb or preceding cervical; ingestion of antiaggregant, anti-coagulant, analgesic or anti-inflammatory medication or abusive substances in the week prior to treatment and during follow-up were excluded from the study
prior diagnosis of myopathy or neuropathy; cognitive deficit in the medical record; cervical spine, rotator cuff tendons or glenohumeral joint problems in the medical record; corticoid infiltration or local anaesthetic during the previous year or during follow-up; surgical procedure affecting the upper limb or preceding cervical; ingestion of antiaggregant, anti-coagulant, analgesic or anti-inflammatory medication or abusive substances in the week prior to treatment and during follow-up were excluded from the study

Summary

Conditions
Shoulder Pain
Type
Interventional
Design
  • Allocation: Randomized
  • Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
  • Masking: Single (Outcomes Assessor)
  • Primary Purpose: Treatment

Participation Requirements

Age
Between 65 years and 125 years
Gender
Both males and females

Inclusion Criterias

people aged 65 or over with uni or bilateral non-specific shoulder pain and with at least one active and one latent MTrP in the infraspinatus homolateral to the painful shoulder
people aged 65 or over with uni or bilateral non-specific shoulder pain and with at least one active and one latent MTrP in the infraspinatus homolateral to the painful shoulder

Exclusion Criterias

prior diagnosis of myopathy or neuropathy; cognitive deficit in the medical record; cervical spine, rotator cuff tendons or glenohumeral joint problems in the medical record; corticoid infiltration or local anaesthetic during the previous year or during follow-up; surgical procedure affecting the upper limb or preceding cervical; ingestion of antiaggregant, anti-coagulant, analgesic or anti-inflammatory medication or abusive substances in the week prior to treatment and during follow-up were excluded from the study
prior diagnosis of myopathy or neuropathy; cognitive deficit in the medical record; cervical spine, rotator cuff tendons or glenohumeral joint problems in the medical record; corticoid infiltration or local anaesthetic during the previous year or during follow-up; surgical procedure affecting the upper limb or preceding cervical; ingestion of antiaggregant, anti-coagulant, analgesic or anti-inflammatory medication or abusive substances in the week prior to treatment and during follow-up were excluded from the study

Locations

Alcala de Henares, Madrid, E-28871
Alcala de Henares, Madrid, E-28871

Tracking Information

NCT #
NCT02032602
Collaborators
Not Provided
Investigators
Not Provided