Exercise to Treat Depression in Individuals With Coronary Heart Disease (UPBEAT)
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00302068|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : March 13, 2006
Results First Posted : January 24, 2013
Last Update Posted : June 29, 2015
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
|Study Design||Allocation: Randomized; Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment; Masking: Quadruple (Participant, Care Provider, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor); Primary Purpose: Treatment|
Behavioral: Supervised Aerobic Exercise
Drug: Placebo Pill.
|Recruitment Details||Enrollment began in June 2006 and ended in September 2010. Participants were recruited from physician referrals, community-based screenings, and mass media advertisements.|
Relatively small sample size. Participants had to be willing to accept the condition to which they were randomly assigned, and patients who were not interested in exercise or taking an antidepressant were unlikely to have volunteered.