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Effects of Whole Body Vibration Exercise on Metabolic Systems in Latino Boys (VIBES)

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01635673
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : July 9, 2012
Last Update Posted : July 9, 2012
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Todd Schroeder, University of Southern California

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to determine if whole body vibration exercise improves insulin/glucose dynamics and bone metabolism in Latino Boys.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Effects of Whole Body Vibration Exercise on Metabolic Systems Other: Exercise intervention Not Applicable

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 20 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Factorial Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Official Title: Effects of Whole Body Vibration Exercise on Metabolic Systems in Latino Boys
Study Start Date : May 2010
Actual Primary Completion Date : May 2011
Actual Study Completion Date : May 2011

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Arm Intervention/treatment
No Intervention: Control Group
A group that continues with their normal daily activities for the duration of the study
Experimental: Exercise Group
This group exercises 3 times each week
Other: Exercise intervention
Whole body vibration exercise 3 times per week



Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Blood insulin [ Time Frame: Baseline and week 10 ]
    Change in basal insulin levels


Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Bone Density [ Time Frame: Baseline and week 10 ]
    Change in bone mineral density



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Ages Eligible for Study:   8 Years to 10 Years   (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Male
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Boy 8-10 years of age
  • Tanner Stage I
  • Age and gender BMI > 85th percentile
  • Hispanic descent( all four grandparents of Hispanic descent)

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Acute or chronic illness
  • Any condition known to influence body composition, or insulin/glucose dynamics
  • Musculoskeletal disease, injury, or orthopedic condition that would prevent exercise

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01635673


Locations
United States, California
USC Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy, Clinical Exercise Research Center
Los Angeles, California, United States, 90033
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Southern California
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Todd Schroeder, PhD University of Southern California

Responsible Party: Todd Schroeder, Principal Investigator, University of Southern California
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01635673     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: VIBES
First Posted: July 9, 2012    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: July 9, 2012
Last Verified: May 2011

Keywords provided by Todd Schroeder, University of Southern California:
Exercise
Latino
Hispanic
Boys