Physical Activity in Postmenopausal Women

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. Identifier: NCT01398605
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : July 20, 2011
Last Update Posted : August 18, 2011
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National Taiwan University Hospital

July 14, 2011
July 20, 2011
August 18, 2011
September 2008
July 2010   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
  • Body mass index (BMI) [ Time Frame: 3 months ]
  • Waist circumference [ Time Frame: 3 months ]
  • Lab data (lipid profile, CRP, insulin resistance) [ Time Frame: 3 months ]
  • QT interval and corrected QT interval (QTc) [ Time Frame: 3 months ]
  • Cardiovascular fitness [ Time Frame: 3 months ]
  • Heart rate recovery after exercise test [ Time Frame: 3 months ]
Cardiovascular risk factors [ Time Frame: 3 months ]
Change from baseline in cardiovascular risk factors (BMI, waist circumference, lipid profile, CRP, insulin resistance, QT interval, diastolic function, cardiovascular fitness, and heart rate recovery after exercise test)
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Myocardial perfusion
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Physical Activity in Postmenopausal Women
Physical Activity and Exercise Dose-response on Cardiovascular Risk Factors in Postmenopausal Women
The study is designed to investigate the physical activity and its dose-response relationship in postmenopausal women on the cardiovascular risks and cardiac function.
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Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Postmenopausal Disorder
Other: Exercise training
Different dose of exercise training
  • Experimental: moderate exercise training
    Intervention: Other: Exercise training
  • Experimental: intensive exercise training
    Intervention: Other: Exercise training
  • No Intervention: Control
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*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
Same as current
July 2010
July 2010   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Postmenopausal women aged 40 to 80 years and age matched men without major diseases

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Known cardiac disease, excessive weight change during last year, cancer and mental disorders
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
40 Years to 80 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Contact information is only displayed when the study is recruiting subjects
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Ying-Tai Wu, School and Graduate Institute of Physical Therapy, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University
National Taiwan University Hospital
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Principal Investigator: Ying-Tai Wu, PhD National Taiwan University Hospital
National Taiwan University Hospital
July 2011

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