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West Virginia WISEWOMAN Project

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Robin Seabury, West Virginia University Identifier:
First received: September 8, 2005
Last updated: June 27, 2012
Last verified: June 2012
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 Intervention
Risk Reduction Behavior Behavioral: West Virginia WISEWOMAN

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Official Title: West Virginia WISEWOMAN Project

Further study details as provided by Robin Seabury, West Virginia University:

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

Enrollment: 733
Study Start Date: July 2003
Study Completion Date: March 2008
Primary Completion Date: March 2008 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
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


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

Inclusion Criteria:


Exclusion Criteria:

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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00153426

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

Responsible Party: Robin Seabury, Associate Director, West Virginia University Identifier: NCT00153426     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CDC-NCCDPHP-4234
Study First Received: September 8, 2005
Last Updated: June 27, 2012 processed this record on September 21, 2017