Effect of 3 Years of Exercise on Development of Atrial Fibrillation
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01680302|
Recruitment Status : Active, not recruiting
First Posted : September 7, 2012
Last Update Posted : February 7, 2018
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Atrial Fibrillation||Behavioral: High intensity exercise Behavioral: Moderate intensity exercise Behavioral: Control||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||4000 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||Single (Outcomes Assessor)|
|Official Title:||Effect of 3 Years of Exercise on Development of Atrial Fibrillation - A "Generation 100" Substudy|
|Actual Study Start Date :||September 2012|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||December 2025|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||December 2025|
Experimental: High intensity exercise
High intensity exercise(Borg 16) in intervals.
|Behavioral: High intensity exercise|
Experimental: Moderate intensity exercise
Moderate intensity exercise 3 times a week.
|Behavioral: Moderate intensity exercise|
Experimental: Control group
Exercise on their own. Follow current guidelines.
Advised to follow current guidelines for physical activity, but exercise on their own.
- Number of persons who develop atrial fibrillation during the 3 year intervention period [ Time Frame: 3 years ]People who already have the diagnosis before randomisation will not be counted.
- Number of persons who develop atrial fibrillation during the 6 years after randomisation [ Time Frame: 6 years ]
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01680302
|Norwegian University of Science and Technology|
|Trondheim, Norway, 7491|
|Study Chair:||Jan Paal Loennechen, PhD||St. Olavs Hospital|