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Effect of Squat Training on Body Composition, Muscular Strength and Motor Fitness for Youth- Randamized Trial (CET)

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01636050
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : July 10, 2012
Last Update Posted : July 10, 2012
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Yohei Takai, National Institute of Fitness and Sports in Kanoya

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to determine the effects of body mass-based squat training on body composition, muscular strength and motor fitness in adolescents.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Physical Conditioning Other: squat exercise training Phase 1

Detailed Description:

Body composition Percent body fat by bioimpedance muscle thickness at the thigh anterior by ultrasound

Muscle strength Maximal voluntary knee extension torque by myometer

Motor fitness sprint velocity by non-motorized treadmill Jump height by a matswitch system.


Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 2 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single (Investigator)
Primary Purpose: Basic Science
Official Title: Phase 1 Study of Child Exercise Training
Study Start Date : January 2012
Actual Primary Completion Date : March 2012
Actual Study Completion Date : March 2012

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Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: Training group Other: squat exercise training
Intervention may include squat exercise for 8 weeks
Other Name: school-based exercise training
Experimental: Control group Other: squat exercise training
Intervention may include squat exercise for 8 weeks
Other Name: school-based exercise training



Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Percent body fat by bioelectrical impedance [ Time Frame: Eight week ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. knee extension strength by myometer [ Time Frame: eight weeks ]


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Ages Eligible for Study:   12 Years to 15 Years   (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Healthy adolescents

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Participants do not have medical and orthopedic disorder.

Responsible Party: Yohei Takai, assisstant professor, National Institute of Fitness and Sports in Kanoya
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01636050     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CST-002
First Posted: July 10, 2012    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: July 10, 2012
Last Verified: July 2012

Keywords provided by Yohei Takai, National Institute of Fitness and Sports in Kanoya:
squat exercise