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Use of Internet Mediated Walking Program and Pedometer in COPD

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01772082
First Posted: January 21, 2013
Last Update Posted: March 14, 2017
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Collaborator:
University of Michigan
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Marilyn Moy, VA Boston Healthcare System
  Purpose
Persons with COPD are randomized to pedometer versus pedometer plus Internet mediated website to promote walking and physical activity. Primary outcome is daily step counts. Intervention lasts 3 months.

Condition Intervention
COPD Behavioral: Internet mediated walking program

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Randomized Study of Use of Internet Mediated Walking Program and Pedometer in COPD

Further study details as provided by Marilyn Moy, VA Boston Healthcare System:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Daily Step Counts [ Time Frame: pre and 3 months post ]
    measured by pedometer


Enrollment: 114
Actual Study Start Date: April 30, 2012
Study Completion Date: February 2, 2017
Primary Completion Date: January 6, 2016 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Active Comparator: Pedometer alone
pedometer
Behavioral: Internet mediated walking program
Experimental: Pedometer plus website
pedometer and website
Behavioral: Internet mediated walking program

  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   40 Years to 90 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

COPD, ability to walk, has Internet access

Exclusion Criteria:

COPD exacerbation in previous 4 weeks

  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01772082


Locations
United States, Massachusetts
VABoston Healthcare System
Boston, Massachusetts, United States, 02132
Sponsors and Collaborators
VA Boston Healthcare System
University of Michigan
  More Information

Responsible Party: Marilyn Moy, Associate Professor of Medicine, VA Boston Healthcare System
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01772082     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: ESCFull2328
First Submitted: January 16, 2013
First Posted: January 21, 2013
Last Update Posted: March 14, 2017
Last Verified: March 2017