Strength Training Intervention for Breast Cancer Survivors and the Effects on Lymphedema Status
This study has been completed.
Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
First Posted: September 19, 2005
Last Update Posted: July 28, 2017
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Kathryn Schmitz, Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Study Status:||This study has been completed.|
|Study Completion Date:||July 2007|
|Primary Completion Date:||July 2007 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Zhang X, Brown JC, Paskett ED, Zemel BS, Cheville AL, Schmitz KH. Changes in arm tissue composition with slowly progressive weight-lifting among women with breast cancer-related lymphedema. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2017 Jul;164(1):79-88. doi: 10.1007/s10549-017-4221-9. Epub 2017 Apr 8.
Brown JC, Schmitz KH. Weight Lifting and Physical Function Among Survivors of Breast Cancer: A Post Hoc Analysis of a Randomized Controlled Trial. J Clin Oncol. 2015 Jul 1;33(19):2184-9. doi: 10.1200/JCO.2014.57.7395. Epub 2015 May 11.
Brown JC, Troxel AB, Schmitz KH. Safety of weightlifting among women with or at risk for breast cancer-related lymphedema: musculoskeletal injuries and health care use in a weightlifting rehabilitation trial. Oncologist. 2012;17(8):1120-8. doi: 10.1634/theoncologist.2012-0035. Epub 2012 Jul 2.
Schmitz KH, Ahmed RL, Troxel AB, Cheville A, Lewis-Grant L, Smith R, Bryan CJ, Williams-Smith CT, Chittams J. Weight lifting for women at risk for breast cancer-related lymphedema: a randomized trial. JAMA. 2010 Dec 22;304(24):2699-705. doi: 10.1001/jama.2010.1837. Epub 2010 Dec 8.