The Effect of an Exercise Program on the Health-quality of Life (HQL) in Older Adults

This study has been completed.
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Shahrekord University Identifier:
First received: October 18, 2009
Last updated: October 21, 2009
Last verified: October 2009

The present study aimed to investigate the effect of exercise program on health-quality of life (HQL) in older adults.

Condition Intervention
Other: An exercise program

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Primary Purpose: Health Services Research
Official Title: The Effect of an Exercise Program on the Health-quality of Life (HQL) in Older

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Further study details as provided by Shahrekord University:

Enrollment: 60
Study Start Date: March 2008
Study Completion Date: May 2009
Primary Completion Date: March 2009 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Intervention Details:
    Other: An exercise program
    The study subjects were recruited among those who responded to advertisements in outpatient clinics
Detailed Description:

The questionnaire consisted of demographic data (such as age, gender, educational level, and employment) and the LEIPAD questionnaire used to measure HQL.


Ages Eligible for Study:   55 Years to 65 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • sixty healthy adults volunteers
  • over the age of 55 years

Exclusion Criteria:

  • neurological disorder
  • acute heart impairment
  • unstable chronic illness
  • severe musculo-skeletal impairment
  Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00999674

Sponsors and Collaborators
Shahrekord University
Principal Investigator: M. Saeed Heydarnejad, PhD Health Ministry
  More Information

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Responsible Party: Health Ministry, Faculty of Medicine Identifier: NCT00999674     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 4113
Study First Received: October 18, 2009
Last Updated: October 21, 2009
Health Authority: Iran: Ministry of Health

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