West Virginia WISEWOMAN Project
To provide low-income, under- or uninsured 40- to 64-year-old women with the knowledge, skills, and opportunities to improve diet, physical activity, and other lifestyle behaviors to prevent, delay and control cardiovascular and other chronic diseases.
|Study Design:||Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Prevention
|Official Title:||West Virginia WISEWOMAN Project|
- change in physical activity and nutrition lifestyle behaviors [ Time Frame: baseline and one year ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
|Study Start Date:||July 2003|
|Study Completion Date:||March 2008|
|Primary Completion Date:||March 2008 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
Experimental: lifestyle counseling
Women assigned to lifestyle change intervention arm for nutrition and physical activity with print-based tailored health communications and a computer-based interactive nutrition program targeting health behaviors of diet and physical activity. Women in a control group did not receive the intervention.
Behavioral: West Virginia WISEWOMAN
Print-based tailored health communications and computer-based interactive nutrition program