Community Based Exercise Program for Well Cancer Survivors (CanWell)
This project will create a community based exercise program for well cancer survivors. The goal is that the YMCA will gain the competence to work with this unique population in a safe and productive manner.
|Study Design:||Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Single Blind (Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Supportive Care
|Official Title:||CanWell: YMCA Based Exercise Program for Well Cancer Survivors|
- Endurance measure (STEEP treadmill test) [ Time Frame: Within one week before initiating the exercise program ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
- Endurance measure (STEEP treadmill test) [ Time Frame: Administered at 6 weeks of the exercise program ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
- Endurance measure (STEEP treadmill test) [ Time Frame: Administered at 12 weeks (end of) the exercise program ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
|Study Start Date:||March 2009|
|Estimated Study Completion Date:||July 2013|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date:||December 2012 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
All participants will take part in a supervised, structured, exercise program
Other: Exercise program
All exercise programs will include endurance and strength exercises.
All well, adult, cancer survivors are eligible to participate.
|Contact: Les Chater Family YMCA||905-667-1515|
|Hamilton Health Sciences||Recruiting|
|Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, L8V 1C3|
|Contact: Oren Cheifetz, M.Sc. PT 905-521-2100 ext 42178 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Sub-Investigator: Jan Park Dorsay, APN, M.Sc. Nursing|