West Virginia WISEWOMAN Project

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 12, 2005
Last Update Posted : June 28, 2012
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Robin Seabury, West Virginia University

Brief Summary:
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.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Risk Reduction Behavior Behavioral: West Virginia WISEWOMAN Not Applicable

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 733 participants
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Official Title: West Virginia WISEWOMAN Project
Study Start Date : July 2003
Actual Primary Completion Date : March 2008
Actual Study Completion Date : March 2008

Arm Intervention/treatment
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

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. change in physical activity and nutrition lifestyle behaviors [ Time Frame: baseline and one year ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   40 Years to 64 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

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Exclusion Criteria:

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00153426

Sponsors and Collaborators
West Virginia University
Study Chair: Julie Will Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Responsible Party: Robin Seabury, Associate Director, West Virginia University Identifier: NCT00153426     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CDC-NCCDPHP-4234
First Posted: September 12, 2005    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: June 28, 2012
Last Verified: June 2012