Exercise Time in Sedentary Middle-aged Female

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : May 13, 2013
Last Update Posted : February 20, 2017
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Mohammadreza Rezaeipour, MD, PhD, University of Sistan and Baluchestan

Brief Summary:
The exercise time is an important factor among the medical guides for weight loss; however, there is still little knowledge about exercise duration paths in middle-aged and older women. The present study aimed to determine the effects of the interval training on weight loss and lipid profile, and to compare its efficiency with the continuous training.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Weight Loss Other: Exercise time Not Applicable

Detailed Description:
Participants included sedentary women (age 45-75 years) with overweight or obesity (n= 115). They were randomly divided into two groups including continuous exercise, and interval exercise. The weight assessment parameters including change in weight and body composition, blood sample tests were performed pre- and three month post-intervention.

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 115 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Response Of Weight And Lipid Profile To Exercise Time In Sedentary Overweight/Obese Middle-Aged And Older Women
Study Start Date : September 2012
Actual Primary Completion Date : December 2015
Actual Study Completion Date : March 2016

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Arm Intervention/treatment
Active Comparator: Group I
Study group I (57 participants) received the continuous training of exercise time.
Other: Exercise time
Continuous training, Interval training
Active Comparator: Group II
Study group II (58 participants) received the interval training of exercise time.
Other: Exercise time
Continuous training, Interval training

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. HDL-c [ Time Frame: 3 month ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   45 Years to 75 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Sedentary lifestyle
  • Good Health
  • Weight stability

Exclusion Criteria:

*Abnormality or history of Disease

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT01851837

Sponsors and Collaborators
P.L.Shupik National Medical Academy of Post-Graduate Education
Principal Investigator: Mohammadreza Rezaeipour, M.D. Member of Scientific Board in Physical Education and Sport Sciences

Responsible Party: Mohammadreza Rezaeipour, MD, PhD, Assistant professor, University of Sistan and Baluchestan Identifier: NCT01851837     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: no grant
First Posted: May 13, 2013    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: February 20, 2017
Last Verified: May 2016

Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Drug Product: No
Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Device Product: No

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Weight Loss
Body Weight Changes
Body Weight
Signs and Symptoms