Strength Training Intervention for Breast Cancer Survivors and the Effects on Lymphedema Status
This study has been completed.
Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Kathryn Schmitz, Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
First received: September 13, 2005
Last updated: July 25, 2017
Last verified: July 2017
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.