Exercise for Patients With HIV Infections

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Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified December 2009 by Charite University, Berlin, Germany.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
First Posted : June 1, 2009
Last Update Posted : December 21, 2009
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Charite University, Berlin, Germany

May 29, 2009
June 1, 2009
December 21, 2009
May 2009
January 2010   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Maximal oxygen uptake (VO2max) [ Time Frame: At recruitment and after 12 weeks ]
Same as current
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  • Quality of life [ Time Frame: At recruitment and after 12 weeks ]
  • Indicators of fat metabolism [ Time Frame: At recruitment and after 12 weeks ]
  • Markers of inflammation [ Time Frame: At recruitment and after 12 weeks ]
Same as current
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Exercise for Patients With HIV Infections
Effects of an Exercise Program on Metabolic Parameters of Patients With a HIV Infection.
The investigators will evaluate the effects of an endurance exercise program on the physical performance, the well being, and indicators of metabolic function in patients with an HIV infection.
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Phase 2
Phase 3
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single (Investigator)
Primary Purpose: Supportive Care
  • HIV Infections
  • Lipodystrophy
  • Inflammation
Behavioral: Exercise
12 weeks endurance training, 3 times weekly for 35 minutes
  • Experimental: Intervention
    Intervention: Behavioral: Exercise
  • No Intervention: Control
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Unknown status
Same as current
February 2010
January 2010   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Age 18 to 65
  • HIV infection
  • Antiviral therapy
  • Understanding of written German

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Diabetes mellitus
  • All conditions which can be aggravated by exercise
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
18 Years to 65 Years   (Adult)
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Dr. Fernando Dimeo, Dept. of Sports Medicine, Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin
Charite University, Berlin, Germany
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Principal Investigator: Fernando Dimeo, MD Charite University, Berlin, Germany
Charite University, Berlin, Germany
December 2009

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