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The Effectiveness of Resistance Exercise for Glycemic Control in Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Patients (RE)

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01387334
First Posted: July 4, 2011
Last Update Posted: July 4, 2011
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Information provided by:
Prince of Songkla University
  Purpose
Resistance exercise is effective in improving glycemic control in diabetes patients. The effectiveness of a home-based resistance exercise program has not been establish.

Condition Intervention Phase
Type 2 Diabetes Behavioral: Resistance Exercise Training Program With Rubber Bands Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double (Investigator, Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: The Effectiveness of a Home-Based Resistance Exercise Training Program With Rubber Bands for Glycemic Control in Individuals With Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

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Further study details as provided by Prince of Songkla University:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • HbA1c [ Time Frame: 3 months ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • compliance of home-based resistive exercise training [ Time Frame: 3 years ]
    The home visit and telephone call was done to follow up the compliance of home-based resistive exercise training during 3 years.


Enrollment: 60
Study Start Date: February 2007
Study Completion Date: April 2011
Primary Completion Date: February 2009 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: Resistance Exercise Training Program Behavioral: Resistance Exercise Training Program With Rubber Bands
Resistive exercise consist of 5-min warm up, at least 30 min resistive exercise using rubber band as recommendation (8-12 times per set, at least 3 sets per day and at least 3 days per week) and 5-min cool down
Other Name: elastic band

Detailed Description:
Exercise play an important role in diabetes control. The American Diabetes Association (ADA) approved of resistive exercise as an effective method in controlling blood sugar of type 2 diabetes patients. Few community-based intervention has been establish. So the authors developed the low-cost community based resistance exercise program to promote exercise in of type 2 diabetes patients.
  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 80 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Type 2 diabetes was diagnosed by physician using fasting plasma glucose not less than 126 mg/dl and/or HbA1c not less than 7 %.
  • Type 2 diabetes was diagnosed at least 6 months previously.
  • The subject was ongoing treatment in primary care unit of prince of Songkla University.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Gestational diabetes and type 1 diabetes patients
  • History of cardiovascular disease within the pass 6 months or any unstable chronic condition including dementia, proliferative diabetic retinopathy, retinal hemorrhage or detachment, dialysis and diabetic foot patients.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01387334


Locations
Thailand
Prince of Songkla University
Hat Yai, Songkhla, Thailand, 90110
Sponsors and Collaborators
Prince of Songkla University
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Thanitha Sirirak, MD Department of Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Prince of Songkla University
  More Information

Responsible Party: Department of Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Prince of Songkla University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01387334     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: Prince of Songkla University
First Submitted: June 13, 2011
First Posted: July 4, 2011
Last Update Posted: July 4, 2011
Last Verified: June 2011

Keywords provided by Prince of Songkla University:
resistive exercise
Resistance Exercise Training Program
Rubber Bands
Glycemic Control
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Diabetes Mellitus
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Endocrine System Diseases