Pilot Study: Mobile Phone Based Physical Activity in Sedentary Men and Women

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified September 2011 by University of California, San Francisco.
Recruitment status was  Recruiting
Sponsor:
Collaborators:
American Heart Association
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Yoshimi Fukuoka, University of California, San Francisco
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01435564
First received: September 14, 2011
Last updated: September 15, 2011
Last verified: September 2011
  Purpose

The purpose of this pilot study is to estimate the efficacy of a mobile phone based physical activity intervention in sedentary men and women.


Condition Intervention
Sedentary Lifestyle
Physical Activity
Behavioral: Mobile phone based physical activity intervention
Behavioral: Control

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single Blind (Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Official Title: Innovations in Mobile Phone Based Physical Activity- A Pilot of Clinical Trial in Sedentary Men and Women

Further study details as provided by University of California, San Francisco:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Pedometer measured steps [ Time Frame: 3 months ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • 7-Day Physical Activity Recall [ Time Frame: 3 months ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Estimated Enrollment: 50
Study Start Date: June 2011
Estimated Study Completion Date: July 2012
Estimated Primary Completion Date: April 2012 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
No Intervention: Control Behavioral: Control
Participants in this group will receive only a pedometer.
Experimental: Mobile phone physical activity intervention Behavioral: Mobile phone based physical activity intervention
Participants in this group will receive both the pedometer and the mobile-phone based physical activity intervention fot three months.

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   21 Years to 69 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  1. Sedentary lifestyle at work and/or during leisure time
  2. Male or female, age between 21-69
  3. Access to a telephone at home or a mobile phone
  4. Speak and read English
  5. BMI between 20-43 kg/m2

Exclusion Criteria:

  1. Known medical condition or other physical problems that need special attention in an exercise program
  2. Planning a trip out of the United States during the study
  3. Pregnant/Delivered a baby during the last 6 months
  4. HIV positive
  5. Known severe hearing or speech problems
  6. Currently participating in lifestyle modification programs or research studies (such as physical activity, diet, and/or weight loss programs)
  Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01435564

Contacts
Contact: Yoshimi Fukuoka, Ph.D. 415-476-8419 yoshimi.fukuoka@ucsf.edu

Locations
United States, California
University of California, San Francisco Recruiting
San Francisco, California, United States, 94118
Contact: Yoshimi Fukuoka, PhD, RN    415-476-8419    Yoshimi.Fukuoka@ucsf.edu   
Principal Investigator: Yoshimi Fukuoka, PhD, RN         
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of California, San Francisco
American Heart Association
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Yoshimi Fukuoka, PhD, RN University of California, San Francisco
  More Information

Publications:
Responsible Party: Yoshimi Fukuoka, Assistant Professor, Institute For Health & Aging, University of California, San Francisco
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01435564     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: P0030018, K23NR011454
Study First Received: September 14, 2011
Last Updated: September 15, 2011
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board
United States: Federal Government

Keywords provided by University of California, San Francisco:
Mobile phone
Sedentary lifestyle
Physical activity
Prevention
Health Promotion
Exercise
eHealth
Electronic diary

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on April 23, 2014