Evaluation of a Health Promotion Intervention for Persons With Mental Illness
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00215189|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 22, 2005
Last Update Posted : September 23, 2009
This pilot study evaluates an individualized health promotion program for people with mental illness receiving services at a mental health center in Keene, NH. The study will test the following hypotheses:
Hypothesis 1: Compared to baseline (pre-study) levels, participants in the In SHAPE program will demonstrate increased physical activity as indicated by self-report and observed measures.
Hypothesis 2: Compared to baseline (pre-study) levels, participants in the In SHAPE program will demonstrate improved fitness and health status as indicated by greater capacity on the 6-minute walk test, one mile walk test, weight and body composition, and flexibility indexes.
The following secondary (exploratory) hypotheses will be considered:
Compared to baseline (pre-study) levels, participants in the In SHAPE program will demonstrate improved subjective health status, quality of life, mood, and self-efficacy. In addition, participants will demonstrate improved cardiovascular fitness as indicated by lower pulse rate and blood pressure.
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment|
|Mental Illness||Behavioral: In SHAPE (Pilot Health Promotion Intervention)|
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Actual Enrollment :||145 participants|
|Official Title:||Evaluation of a Health Promotion Intervention for Persons With Mental Illness|
|Study Start Date :||August 2004|
|Primary Completion Date :||December 2007|
|Study Completion Date :||December 2007|
To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the contact information provided by the sponsor.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00215189
|United States, New Hampshire|
|Monadnock Family Services|
|Keene, New Hampshire, United States, 03431|
|Principal Investigator:||Stephen J Bartels, MD||Professor in Psychiatry, Dartmouth Medical School|