Study to Investigate Effects of Different Therapies for the Treatment of Hypertension
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02637336|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : December 22, 2015
Last Update Posted : December 22, 2015
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Hypertension||Device: Acupuncture Device: Aerobic exercise Device: Aromatherapy||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||12 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Crossover Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||Acute Cardiovascular Responses in Hypertensive Individuals|
|Study Start Date :||March 2014|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||July 2015|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||August 2015|
acupuncture session were inserted, and maintained for 20 minutes in paragraph 6 of the channel the pericardium (Neiguan).
Acupuncture in point 6 of the pericardium channel (neiguan) bilaterally
Experimental: Aerobic Exercise
The aerobic exercise session was conducted through 20 minutes.
Device: Aerobic exercise
aerobic exercise of moderate intensity
Eucalyptus essential oil was inhaled by volunteers for 20 minutes
inhalation of eucalyptus essential oil
No Intervention: Control
In the control session the volunteers remained seated at rest for 20 minutes without performing therapy.
- Blood pressure outside the laboratory [ Time Frame: 16 hours ]
- Blood pressure in the laboratory [ Time Frame: 02 hours ]
- Heart rate variability in the laboratory [ Time Frame: 02 hours ]
- Heart rate variability outside the laboratory [ Time Frame: 16 hours ]
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT02637336
|Principal Investigator:||Marcus AF Silva||UNIVASF|