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Chinese Health Ivvestigation Of Nurse Aging

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT01994655
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified November 2013 by Bai Wen-Pei, Peking University First Hospital.
Recruitment status was:  Active, not recruiting
First Posted : November 26, 2013
Last Update Posted : November 26, 2013
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Bai Wen-Pei, Peking University First Hospital

Brief Summary:
Climacteric symptoms can be treated by doing exercise,not hormone replacement therapy.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Hot Flashes Other: Doing exercise Phase 1 Phase 2

Detailed Description:
Hormone replacement therapy(HRT) is the main therapy to climacteric symptoms. But HRT also has a lot of disadvantages, such as cardiovascular disease, breast cancer .In our previous investigation,we found that doing exercise is helpful for climacteric symptoms.So we want to make a detailed investigation to research it.

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment : 2000 participants
Allocation: N/A
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Single (Participant)
Primary Purpose: Health Services Research
Study Start Date : August 2008
Estimated Primary Completion Date : September 2015
Estimated Study Completion Date : September 2016

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Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: Doing exercise
We want to use Kupperman Index to assess the severity of climacteric symptoms,and assess the effect of doing exercise fof the climacteric symptoms
Other: Doing exercise
We want to investigate the effects of exercise on climacteric symptoms
Other Name: Exercise

Other: Doing exercise
Doing exercise at least 6 months including walking, running, yoga etc.
Other Name: Exercise

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. KMI [ Time Frame: up to 2 years ]
    KMI is the short of Kupperman Index,which is a questionnaire to assesses the severity of climacteric symptoms.

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. blood lipid [ Time Frame: up to 2 years ]
    Blood lipid is an index to assess the effect of doing exercise.

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Ages Eligible for Study:   40 Years to 55 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

- Women aged 40-55 who has climacteric symptoms

Exclusion Criteria:

- Women who have serious climacteric symptoms and other diseases which could interrupt the research.

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Responsible Party: Bai Wen-Pei, Peking University, Peking University First Hospital Identifier: NCT01994655    
Other Study ID Numbers: PEK-8357-wp
First Posted: November 26, 2013    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: November 26, 2013
Last Verified: November 2013
Keywords provided by Bai Wen-Pei, Peking University First Hospital:
climacteric symptoms
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