The Effects of Lower Body Resistance Training on Balance and Fall Prevention in the Elderly
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01178970|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : August 10, 2010
Last Update Posted : August 10, 2010
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Fall Prevention||Behavioral: Resistance training||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||25 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Single Group Assignment|
|Official Title:||The Effects of Lower Body Resistance Training on Balance and Fall Prevention in the Elderly|
|Study Start Date :||August 2009|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||June 2010|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||June 2010|
- Balance improvement [ Time Frame: 8 weeks ]
Postural orthostatic hypotension test-blood pressure taken while sitting and standing.
Balanced test with Biodex Balance System SD-a person's ability to maintain balance on an unstable surface.
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|United States, Oklahoma|
|OU-Tulsa Family Medicine Clinic|
|Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States, 74120|