Regular Aquatic Activities and Pregnancy Outcomes (aquapreg)
|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.|
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02602106|
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified October 2015 by Ruben Barakat Carballo, Universidad Politecnica de Madrid.
Recruitment status was: Recruiting
First Posted : November 11, 2015
Last Update Posted : November 11, 2015
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Weight Gain||Behavioral: Aquatic activities intervention||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||200 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||Effects of Regular Aquatic Activities on Pregnancy Outcomes|
|Study Start Date :||June 2011|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||September 2012|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||June 2017|
Experimental: Intervention group
The aquatic exercise program included a total of three 50-55 minutes session per week. Pregnant women started at 9 weeks and finished at 38-39 weeks.
Each session included 10 minutes of warm up and 10 minutes of cool down including an specific pelvic floor muscle training. The core section of the session included aerobic and strength moderate exercise in water during 25 to 30 minutes
Behavioral: Aquatic activities intervention
Women were suggested to exercise regularly through aquatic activities. A professional in physical exercise and sports designed and conducted the aquatic exercise program.
No Intervention: Control group
Sedentary healthy pregnant women
- Maternal gestational weight gain [ Time Frame: 40-42 weeks ]Maternal weight gain was collected at the end of pregnancy as well as before getting pregnant (pre-gestational weight gain)
- Birthweight [ Time Frame: 37-42 weeks ]Birth weight was collected at delivery
- Number of participants with adverse pregnancy outcomes as assessed by medical records [ Time Frame: 37-42 weeks ]Other health baby outcomes at delivery
- Gestational age [ Time Frame: 37-42 weeks ]Gestational age of pregnancy
- Maternal blood pressure and gestational diabetes as assessed by medical records [ Time Frame: 9 to 42 weeks ]Blood pressure, gestational diabetes...
To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the contact information provided by the sponsor.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT02602106
|Contact: Rubén O Barakat Carballo, PhD||913364120 ext email@example.com|
|Contact: Mariano Bacchifirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Principal Investigator:||Ruben Barakat Carballo, PhD||Technical University of Madrid|