Effect of Lumbo-sacral Magnetic Stimulation on Colonic Motility

Could Lumbo-sacral Magnetic Stimulation Modify Recto-colonic Motility?


Lead Sponsor: University Hospital, Rouen

Source University Hospital, Rouen
Brief Summary

The purpose of this study is to evaluate the effect of sacral nerve magnetic stimulation on the colonic motility in healthy subjects, in incontinent and constipated patients.

Overall Status Completed
Start Date April 2005
Completion Date August 2008
Primary Completion Date June 2008
Study Type Observational
Enrollment 30

Intervention Type: Procedure

Intervention Name: lombo-sacral magnetic stimulation

Description: repetitive lombo-sacral nerve magnetic stimulation active and placebo performed during colonic recordings after bisacodyl instillation


Sampling Method: Non-Probability Sample


Inclusion Criteria:

healthy volunteers

Exclusion Criteria:

pregnant women metallic material implanted organic digestive disease neuro-surgery

Gender: All

Minimum Age: 18 Years

Maximum Age: N/A

Healthy Volunteers: Accepts Healthy Volunteers

Overall Official
Last Name Role Affiliation
Anne-Marie LEROI, PHD Principal Investigator University Hospital, Rouen
Verification Date

February 2012

Responsible Party

Type: Sponsor

Has Expanded Access No
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Study Design Info

Observational Model: Case Control

Time Perspective: Prospective

Source: ClinicalTrials.gov