Exercise Intensity and Type 2 Diabetics (EIT2D)

This study has been completed.
Conselho Nacional de Desenvolvimento Científico e Tecnológico
Information provided by:
Catholic University of Brasília
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
First received: May 10, 2011
Last updated: May 19, 2011
Last verified: September 2008

The purpose of this study is to determine if a single session of aerobic exercise effectively controls the blood pressure (BP) of individuals with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) over the 24h of post-exercise period, and the effects of intensity of aerobic exercise on these BP responses.

Condition Intervention
Type 2 Diabetes
Other: Aerobic exercise

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Effects of Exercise Intensity on 24-h Ambulatory Blood Pressure in Type 2 Diabetics

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Further study details as provided by Catholic University of Brasília:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Blood Pressure - Ambulatory blood pressure monitoring (ABPM) [ Time Frame: Participants will be followed for the duration of experimental tests, an expected average of 4 weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]

Enrollment: 10
Study Start Date: October 2008
Study Completion Date: August 2009
Primary Completion Date: July 2009 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: Aerobic Exercise Other: Aerobic exercise
Intensity of aerobic exercise


Ages Eligible for Study:   45 Years to 70 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • sedentary
  • a diagnosis of T2DM for at least one year
  • glycemic control through nutrition and/or medication

Exclusion Criteria:

  • be not under use of exogenous insulin and do not present chronic complications such as diabetic foot
  • nephropathy
  • retinopathy
  • neuropathies and cardiovascular diseases
  Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01356953

Catholic University of Brasilia
Taguatinga, Brazil, 72030-170
Sponsors and Collaborators
Catholic University of Brasília
Conselho Nacional de Desenvolvimento Científico e Tecnológico
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Pâmella Karoline de Morais, Universidade Católica de Brasília
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01356953     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: MORAIS0132008
Study First Received: May 10, 2011
Last Updated: May 19, 2011
Health Authority: Brazil: Physical Education Department

Keywords provided by Catholic University of Brasília:
Aerobic Exercise
Blood Pressure

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
Diabetes Mellitus
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Endocrine System Diseases

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on April 16, 2014