Effect of Physical Activity on Metabolic Syndrome in Pregnancy & Fetal Outcome
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00647595|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : March 31, 2008
Last Update Posted : April 22, 2015
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Obesity Pregnancy Diabetes Mellitus||Behavioral: Experimental group||Phase 3|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||100 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Official Title:||Effect of Physical Activity on Metabolic Syndrome in Pregnancy & Fetal Outcome|
|Study Start Date :||October 2007|
|Primary Completion Date :||December 2008|
|Study Completion Date :||December 2008|
Women in this group will exercise 3x per week at a moderate/vigorous level for 45 min per session through their 36 week of pregnancy.
Behavioral: Experimental group
Intervention group will exercise 3 times per week at moderate-vigorous intensity for 45 minutes per session. Control group women will continue their usual physical activity throughout pregnancy.
No Intervention: B
Women in this group will continue their usual activities throughout their pregnancy.
- Central adiposity [ Time Frame: 6-8 weeks postpartum ]
- Leptin levels [ Time Frame: during pregnancy and postpartum ]
- glucose [ Time Frame: during pregnancy and postpartum ]
- insulin [ Time Frame: during pregnancy and postpartum ]
- cholesterol [ Time Frame: during pregnancy and postpartum ]
- fetal adiposity [ Time Frame: 35-36 weeks gestation ]
- neonatal adiposity [ Time Frame: birth ]
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00647595
|United States, Washington|
|Madigan Army Medical Center|
|Ft Lewis, Washington, United States, 98431|
|Principal Investigator:||Cynthia W Ko, MD MS||University of Washington|