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Effects of Individualized Exercise Training in Patients With Peripheral Arterial Disease

This study has been completed.
Information provided by:
National Taiwan University Hospital Identifier:
First received: July 1, 2009
Last updated: July 21, 2009
Last verified: July 2009
The study is designed to investigate individualized exercise training effects on arterial function, walking ability and quality of life in subjects with peripheral arterial disease post surgery.

Condition Intervention
Peripheral Arterial Disease
Other: individualized exercise training

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Single Blind (Participant)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Effects of Individualized Exercise Training on Arterial Function, Walking Ability and Quality of Life in Patients With Peripheral Arterial Disease Post Surgery

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Further study details as provided by National Taiwan University Hospital:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • arterial function, walking ability and quality of life [ Time Frame: 12 weeks ]

Enrollment: 32
Study Start Date: November 2006
Study Completion Date: June 2007
Primary Completion Date: May 2007 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
exercise Other: individualized exercise training
Lower extremities resistance exercise and bicycle training
Other Name: exercise


Ages Eligible for Study:   30 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Peripheral arterial disease post surgery > 1 month
  • No discharge of surgical incision
  • Intermittent claudication post invasive treatment

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Necrosis
  • Above/below knee amputee
  • Other conditions might affect peripheral vascular elasticity
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00931112

National Taiwan University Hospital
Taipei, Taiwan, 100
Sponsors and Collaborators
National Taiwan University Hospital
  More Information

Responsible Party: Ying-Tai Wu, National Taiwan University Identifier: NCT00931112     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 9561709137
Study First Received: July 1, 2009
Last Updated: July 21, 2009

Keywords provided by National Taiwan University Hospital:
Peripheral Arterial Disease
Walking ability
Quality of life
Exercise training

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Peripheral Arterial Disease
Peripheral Vascular Diseases
Arterial Occlusive Diseases
Vascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases processed this record on May 25, 2017