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Mother-caregivers of Children With Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

key information

study id #: NCT01921374

condition: Other Diseases or Conditions

status: completed


The incidence of Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD) is approximately 1 in 3.500 male newborns. During its progression there is loss of mobility, swallowing difficulties and a significant reduction in respiratory capacity. Due to the severity and consequences, is inevitable the need for a caregiver, that normally rely the mother.

intervention: Sleep parameters, Hormonal profile, Inflammatory profile, Cardiovascular profile, Metabolic profile

mechanism of action: No pharmaceutical intervention

results: https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/results/NCT01921374

last updated: November 22, 2018