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Effects of Individualized Exercise Training in Patients With Peripheral Arterial Disease

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00931112
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : July 2, 2009
Last Update Posted : July 22, 2009
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
National Taiwan University Hospital

Brief Summary:
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 or disease Intervention/treatment
Peripheral Arterial Disease Other: individualized exercise training

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 32 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Single (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
Study Start Date : November 2006
Primary Completion Date : May 2007
Study Completion Date : June 2007

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Arm Intervention/treatment
exercise Other: individualized exercise training
Lower extremities resistance exercise and bicycle training
Other Name: exercise



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


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

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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Locations
Taiwan
National Taiwan University Hospital
Taipei, Taiwan, 100
Sponsors and Collaborators
National Taiwan University Hospital

Responsible Party: Ying-Tai Wu, National Taiwan University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00931112     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 9561709137
First Posted: July 2, 2009    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: July 22, 2009
Last Verified: July 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
Atherosclerosis
Arteriosclerosis
Arterial Occlusive Diseases
Vascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases