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The Effect of an Exercise Program on the Health-quality of Life (HQL) in Older Adults (HQL)

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00999674
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : October 22, 2009
Last Update Posted : October 22, 2009
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Shahrekord University

Brief Summary:
The present study aimed to investigate the effect of exercise program on health-quality of life (HQL) in older adults.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Healthy Other: An exercise program Not Applicable

Detailed Description:
The questionnaire consisted of demographic data (such as age, gender, educational level, and employment) and the LEIPAD questionnaire used to measure HQL.

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 60 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Primary Purpose: Health Services Research
Official Title: The Effect of an Exercise Program on the Health-quality of Life (HQL) in Older
Study Start Date : March 2008
Actual Primary Completion Date : March 2009
Actual Study Completion Date : May 2009

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Intervention Details:
  • Other: An exercise program
    The study subjects were recruited among those who responded to advertisements in outpatient clinics



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Ages Eligible for Study:   55 Years to 65 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • sixty healthy adults volunteers
  • over the age of 55 years

Exclusion Criteria:

  • neurological disorder
  • acute heart impairment
  • unstable chronic illness
  • severe musculo-skeletal impairment

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00999674


Sponsors and Collaborators
Shahrekord University
Investigators
Principal Investigator: M. Saeed Heydarnejad, PhD Health Ministry

Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Health Ministry, Faculty of Medicine
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00999674     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 4113
First Posted: October 22, 2009    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: October 22, 2009
Last Verified: October 2009

Keywords provided by Shahrekord University:
Exercise