Physical Activity, Function and Quality of Life in Older Patients After Endovascular Treatment

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified August 2011 by Oslo University Hospital.
Recruitment status was  Recruiting
Oslo University College
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First received: April 21, 2010
Last updated: August 23, 2011
Last verified: August 2011

The purpose of this study is to investigate how systematic physical training after endovascular treatment influence the durability of the endovascular treatment and how it effects physical function, quality of life and future cardiovascular events.

Condition Intervention
Peripheral Vascular Disease
Other: Systematic physical training with instructor

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single Blind (Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Physical Activity, Function and Quality of Life in Older Patients After Endovascular Treatment

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Further study details as provided by Oslo University Hospital:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Time to potential occlusion [ Time Frame: 1 year ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • 6 Minutes Walk Test [ Time Frame: 1 year ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Estimated Enrollment: 90
Study Start Date: February 2010
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2013
Estimated Primary Completion Date: December 2012 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: Systematic physical training Other: Systematic physical training with instructor
Training 3 times per week for 6 months, the first 3 months with an instructor
No Intervention: Treatment as of today


Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • 55 years old or older
  • successful endovascular
  • living in Oslo or in the close area being able to come to physical training classes at the hospital

Exclusion Criteria:

  • endovascular treatment on study-leg last 2 years
  • other reasons for reduced walking function than peripheral arterial disease
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01109732

Contact: Elisabeth Bø, MSc 004793066490

Oslo University Hospital Recruiting
Oslo, Norway, 0514
Contact: Elisabeth Bø    93066490   
Sponsors and Collaborators
Oslo University Hospital
Oslo University College
Principal Investigator: Astrid Bergland, PhD Oslo University Hospital
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Oslo University College Identifier: NCT01109732     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2009/2192-1
Study First Received: April 21, 2010
Last Updated: August 23, 2011
Health Authority: Norway: Ethics Committee

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Peripheral Arterial Disease
Peripheral Vascular Diseases
Vascular Diseases
Arterial Occlusive Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases processed this record on October 08, 2015