Can exercise improve high-level mobility for people with multiple sclerosis
Can exercise improve high-level mobility for people with multiple sclerosis
Document number : 200341
Created by: Moira Smith, 2016-07-15
Last revised by: Moira Smith, 2018-03-05 Verified: 2018-09-03
Document created in: James Cook University

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1. Summary

Abstract for the general public

This research will investigate exercise for individuals with multiple sclerosis (MS) in the early stages of the disease. The ultimate aim is to enable individuals with MS to best maintain a high level of mobility or improve their mobility with an appropriate sustainable intervention.

Tutor

Ronny Gunnarsson
Adjunct Professor at University of Gothenburg, Sweden, Avdelningen för samhällsmedicin och folkhälsa, Närhälsan FoU-centrum Södra Älvsborg
Gavin Williams
Physiotherapy, Epworth Healthcare
Ruth Barker
Physiotherapy, Physiotherapy

Workplaces involved in this project

information Added workplaces
Education - James Cook University (JCU) - Division of Tropical Health and Medicine - College of Healthcare Sciences - Physiotherapy workplace verified by James Cook University on 2018-02-27

2. In depth information

Scientific title

Development and evaluation of an exercise intervention to maintain or regain high-level mobility in individuals with multiple sclerosis.

3. Ethics and information for classification purposes

Waiver of the need for individual consent

A waiver of the need for individual consent is not and will not be applied for

Date commenced

2016-07-15

Can exercise improve high-level mobility for people with multiple sclerosis, from James Cook University
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