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ACTIVE STUDY: Activity Modification and Load Management for Adolescents with Heel Pain

Approval Status: Approved
Number: 46
Submission Date July 21, 2022
Is this study IRB-Approved? Yes
Date of NEXT IRB Review: 09/15/2022
Full Study Name: Activity Modification and Load Management for Adolescents with Heel Pain
Short Study Name: Adolescent Heel Pain Treatment
College / Affiliation College of Health Sciences
Relevant Research Categories
Location of Study: University of Delaware STAR Campus, 540 S College Ave, Newark, DE 19713
Description of Study:

The purpose of the study is to test a treatment strategy specific for calcaneal apophysitis (Sever’s Disease), focusing on education about activity modification and load management while allowing participants to continue or resume sports or physical activity during treatment.

Will participants be compensated for participation?
Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria:

Children and adolescents between 7 and 17 years-old who have had heel pain for at least 3 weeks, which gets worse with running or jumping.

“How to Apply” Description:

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How to Apply Link: https://dri.udel.edu/redcap/surveys/?s=XYNMY3EHCE
How to Apply Email:
Contact Name: Kayla
Contact Last Silbernagel
Contact Email: seymorek@udel.edu
Phone: 302-831-3145
PI Name: Karin
PI Last Silbernagel
PI Email: kgs@udel.edu