We updated the design of this site on September 25th. Learn more.
Show more
ClinicalTrials.gov
ClinicalTrials.gov Menu

Effect of Squat Training on Body Composition, Muscular Strength and Motor Fitness for Youth- Randamized Trial (CET)

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01636050
First Posted: July 10, 2012
Last Update Posted: July 10, 2012
The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Yohei Takai, National Institute of Fitness and Sports in Kanoya
  Purpose
The purpose of this study is to determine the effects of body mass-based squat training on body composition, muscular strength and motor fitness in adolescents.

Condition Intervention Phase
Physical Conditioning Other: squat exercise training Phase 1

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single (Investigator)
Primary Purpose: Basic Science
Official Title: Phase 1 Study of Child Exercise Training

Resource links provided by NLM:


Further study details as provided by Yohei Takai, National Institute of Fitness and Sports in Kanoya:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Percent body fat by bioelectrical impedance [ Time Frame: Eight week ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • knee extension strength by myometer [ Time Frame: eight weeks ]

Enrollment: 2
Study Start Date: January 2012
Study Completion Date: March 2012
Primary Completion Date: March 2012 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: Training group Other: squat exercise training
Intervention may include squat exercise for 8 weeks
Other Name: school-based exercise training
Experimental: Control group Other: squat exercise training
Intervention may include squat exercise for 8 weeks
Other Name: school-based exercise training

Detailed Description:

Body composition Percent body fat by bioimpedance muscle thickness at the thigh anterior by ultrasound

Muscle strength Maximal voluntary knee extension torque by myometer

Motor fitness sprint velocity by non-motorized treadmill Jump height by a matswitch system.

  Eligibility

Information from the National Library of Medicine

Choosing to participate in a study is an important personal decision. Talk with your doctor and family members or friends about deciding to join a study. To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the contacts provided below. For general information, Learn About Clinical Studies.


Ages Eligible for Study:   12 Years to 15 Years   (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Healthy adolescents

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Participants do not have medical and orthopedic disorder.
  Contacts and Locations
No Contacts or Locations Provided
  More Information

Responsible Party: Yohei Takai, assisstant professor, National Institute of Fitness and Sports in Kanoya
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01636050     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CST-002
First Submitted: July 5, 2012
First Posted: July 10, 2012
Last Update Posted: July 10, 2012
Last Verified: July 2012

Keywords provided by Yohei Takai, National Institute of Fitness and Sports in Kanoya:
squat exercise