Brain Power: Resistance Training and Cognitive Function
This study has been completed.
University of British Columbia
First Posted: January 25, 2007
Last Update Posted: October 4, 2017
Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Teresa Liu-Ambrose, University of British Columbia
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Study Status:||This study has been completed.|
|Study Completion Date:||June 2008|
|Primary Completion Date:||June 2008 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Bolandzadeh N, Tam R, Handy TC, Nagamatsu LS, Hsu CL, Davis JC, Dao E, Beattie BL, Liu-Ambrose T. Resistance Training and White Matter Lesion Progression in Older Women: Exploratory Analysis of a 12-Month Randomized Controlled Trial. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2015 Oct;63(10):2052-60. doi: 10.1111/jgs.13644. Epub 2015 Oct 12.
Davis JC, Nagamatsu LS, Hsu CL, Beattie BL, Liu-Ambrose T. Self-efficacy is independently associated with brain volume in older women. Age Ageing. 2012 Jul;41(4):495-501. doi: 10.1093/ageing/afs029. Epub 2012 Mar 21.
Nagamatsu LS, Hsu CL, Handy TC, Liu-Ambrose T. Functional neural correlates of reduced physiological falls risk. Behav Brain Funct. 2011 Aug 16;7:37. doi: 10.1186/1744-9081-7-37.
Davis JC, Marra CA, Robertson MC, Najafzadeh M, Liu-Ambrose T. Sustained economic benefits of resistance training in community-dwelling senior women. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2011 Jul;59(7):1232-7. doi: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2011.03474.x. Epub 2011 Jun 30.
Davis JC, Marra CA, Liu-Ambrose TY. Falls-related self-efficacy is independently associated with quality-adjusted life years in older women. Age Ageing. 2011 May;40(3):340-6. doi: 10.1093/ageing/afr019. Epub 2011 Mar 24.
Davis JC, Marra CA, Beattie BL, Robertson MC, Najafzadeh M, Graf P, Nagamatsu LS, Liu-Ambrose T. Sustained cognitive and economic benefits of resistance training among community-dwelling senior women: a 1-year follow-up study of the Brain Power study. Arch Intern Med. 2010 Dec 13;170(22):2036-8. doi: 10.1001/archinternmed.2010.462.
Liu-Ambrose T, Davis JC, Nagamatsu LS, Hsu CL, Katarynych LA, Khan KM. Changes in executive functions and self-efficacy are independently associated with improved usual gait speed in older women. BMC Geriatr. 2010 May 19;10:25. doi: 10.1186/1471-2318-10-25.
Davis JC, Marra CA, Najafzadeh M, Liu-Ambrose T. The independent contribution of executive functions to health related quality of life in older women. BMC Geriatr. 2010 Apr 1;10:16. doi: 10.1186/1471-2318-10-16.