The Effects of a 16-Week Individualized, Intensive Strength Training Program in Patients With Rheumatoid Arthritis
To assess the effects of a 16-week individualized, intensive strength training program in patients with rheumatoid arthritis. Primary and secondary outcomes include: strength and body composition, function, disease activity, pain, quality of life.
We hypothesized that improvements would be seen in all of the above outcomes.
|Study Design:||Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
|Official Title:||The Strength Training and Remicade Study|
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00327275
|United States, Arizona|
|University of Arizona|
|Tucson, Arizona, United States, 85721|
|Principal Investigator:||Hilary G Flint-Wagner, PhD, MPH||Idaho State University|