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Effect of Acute Exercise on Cognitive Functions

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified November 2010 by Hillel Yaffe Medical Center.
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01241851
First Posted: November 16, 2010
Last Update Posted: November 16, 2010
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Collaborator:
The Zinman College for Physical Education and Sport Exercise, Wingate Institute
Information provided by:
Hillel Yaffe Medical Center
  Purpose
To determine whether acute aerobic exercise versus resistance exercise effects cognitive function among older adults.

Condition Intervention Phase
Cognitive Function in Elderly Behavioral: Aerobic exercise Behavioral: Resistance exercise Early Phase 1

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Primary Purpose: Prevention

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Further study details as provided by Hillel Yaffe Medical Center:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Level of executive function [ Time Frame: One month ]

Estimated Enrollment: 40
Study Start Date: January 2011
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2011
Estimated Primary Completion Date: July 2011 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Active Comparator: Aerobic exercise Behavioral: Aerobic exercise
Active Comparator: Resistance exercise Behavioral: Resistance exercise
No Intervention: Control

  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   40 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Exercise at least 2 times a week Able to sign informed consent Able to perform ergometric exam Above 40 years old

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Smoking
  • Suffering psychiatric or neurologic illness
  • No medication for chronic illness that could effect cognitive function
  • Problems with cognitive functioning after head trauma
  • Long-term hospitalization within the past 3 months
  • Inability to use computer because of vision or motor problems
  • Pregnancy
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01241851


Contacts
Contact: Yael Netz, PhD 972-9-8639362 neyael@wincol.ac.il

Locations
Israel
Zinman College, Wingate Institute Not yet recruiting
Netanya, Israel
Contact: Netz       neyael@wincol.ac.il   
Sponsors and Collaborators
Hillel Yaffe Medical Center
The Zinman College for Physical Education and Sport Exercise, Wingate Institute
  More Information

Responsible Party: Prof. R. Caraso, Hillel Yaffe Medical Center
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01241851     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 0093-10-HYMC
First Submitted: November 15, 2010
First Posted: November 16, 2010
Last Update Posted: November 16, 2010
Last Verified: November 2010