A Randomized Controlled Trial on the Effect of Exercise on Physical, Cognitive and Affective Function in Dementia Subjects

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified July 2010 by Hospital Authority, Hong Kong.
Recruitment status was  Recruiting
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Hospital Authority, Hong Kong
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00497822
First received: July 6, 2007
Last updated: July 6, 2010
Last verified: July 2010

July 6, 2007
July 6, 2010
January 2006
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  • Physical function measurement using SF-12 [ Time Frame: every 3 months for 1 year ]
  • Affective function measurement by Cornell depression score [ Time Frame: every 3 months for 1 year ]
  • Cognitive function by MMSE and ADAS-cog [ Time Frame: every 3 months for 1 year ]
Same as current
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  • 6 minutes walk, functional reach, Berg balance scale [ Time Frame: every 3 months for 1 year ]
  • Carer stress scale [ Time Frame: every 3 months for 1 year ]
  • No. of fall/restricted activity days/time spend in exercise or walking [ Time Frame: every 3 months for 1 year ]
Same as current
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A Randomized Controlled Trial on the Effect of Exercise on Physical, Cognitive and Affective Function in Dementia Subjects
To Study the Effect of Exercise Training in Term of Aerobic Exercise for 3 Months, on the Physical, Cognitive and Affective Function in Dementia Subjects

Studies have shown conflicting results of the effect of exercise on dementia patients.

The aim of this study is to examine the role of physical activity on the risk of cognitive impairment and dementia in older persons.

To promote the benefits of aerobic exercise on dementia patients and encourage exercise prescription in the management of dementia subjects.

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Interventional
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Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single Blind
Dementia
Procedure: Aerobic exercise training
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*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
 
Recruiting
64
October 2007
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Inclusion Criteria:

  • MMSE<26
  • Age >60
  • Community dwelling and ambulatory
  • Have a caregiver that is willing to participate and escort patient to hospital for training and assessment

Exclusion Criteria:

  • MMSE<10
  • live in old age home
  • poor mobility, unable to attend exercise training
  • no carer to bring patient to attend hospital training
Both
60 Years and older
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Contact: Doris KY Miu, Dr (852) 3517 5326 donnamiu@hotmail.com
China
 
NCT00497822
KW/EX05-090, HARECCTR0500054
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Hospital Authority, Hong Kong
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Principal Investigator: Doris KY Miu, Dr Department of Medicine and Geriatrics, Kwong Wah Hospital
Hospital Authority, Hong Kong
July 2010

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