The Impact of Resistance Exercise Training On Metabolic Dysregulation in Obese Children.
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00460135|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : April 13, 2007
Last Update Posted : March 4, 2009
Impact of resistance training in prepubertal children with obesity focusing mostly in changes in body composition and markers of insulin resistance.
Hypothesis is that this will show positive changes in this randomized controlled trial.
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment|
|Childhood Obesity Body Composition Resistance Training Insulin Resistance||Behavioral: resistance training|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||20 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||The Impact of Resistance Exercise Training On Metabolic Dysregulation in Obese Children.|
|Study Start Date :||April 2006|
|Primary Completion Date :||July 2008|
|Study Completion Date :||July 2008|
Behavioral: resistance training
2 times a week resistance training
No Intervention: Routine care
General counseling on increasing physical exercise
- Changes in body composition as per DEXA scans [ Time Frame: 12 weeks ]
- Changes in insulin resistance as per HOMA score [ Time Frame: 12 weeks ]
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00460135
|Montreal Children's Hospital|
|Montreal, Quebec, Canada, H3H 1P3|
|Principal Investigator:||Laurent Legault, MD||Montreal Children's Hospital of the MUHC|