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Set Volume of Optimal Resistance Exercise to Generate Hypotension

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03957746
Recruitment Status : Recruiting
First Posted : May 21, 2019
Last Update Posted : May 21, 2019
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
José Casaña Granell, University of Valencia

Brief Summary:
This study evaluates the volume of optimal resistance exercise to generate postexercise hypotension after performing a single exercise in hypertensive elderly subjects. 20 subjects will perform 1 control session and 3 resistance training sessions with different volume: 3, 6 and 9 sets

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Hypertension Post-Exercise Hypotension Resistance Training Other: Resistance training Not Applicable

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment : 20 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment
Masking: Single (Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Set Volume of Optimal Resistance Exercise to Generate Hypotension in Hypertensive Elderly Subjects: a Crossover Study
Actual Study Start Date : May 13, 2019
Estimated Primary Completion Date : June 2019
Estimated Study Completion Date : June 2019

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Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: 3 sets of resistance exercise Other: Resistance training
3, 6 or 9 sets of biceps curl with elastic bands at 20 repetition-maximum (RM)

Experimental: 6 sets of resistance exercise Other: Resistance training
3, 6 or 9 sets of biceps curl with elastic bands at 20 repetition-maximum (RM)

Experimental: 9 sets of resistance exercise Other: Resistance training
3, 6 or 9 sets of biceps curl with elastic bands at 20 repetition-maximum (RM)

No Intervention: Rest



Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Blood pressure [ Time Frame: Baseline ]
  2. Blood pressure [ Time Frame: Immediately after the end of resistance training session ]
  3. Blood pressure [ Time Frame: 30 minutes after the end of resistance training session ]
  4. Blood pressure [ Time Frame: 60 minutes after the end of resistance training session ]
  5. Blood pressure [ Time Frame: 4 hours after the end of resistance training session ]
  6. Blood pressure [ Time Frame: 5 hours after the end of resistance training session ]
  7. Blood pressure [ Time Frame: 6 hours after the end of resistance training session ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Heart rate [ Time Frame: Baseline ]
  2. Heart rate [ Time Frame: Immediately after the end of resistance training session ]
  3. Heart rate [ Time Frame: 30 minutes after the end of resistance training session ]
  4. Heart rate [ Time Frame: 60 minutes after the end of resistance training session ]
  5. Heart rate [ Time Frame: 4 hours after the end of resistance training session ]
  6. Heart rate [ Time Frame: 5 hours after the end of resistance training session ]
  7. Heart rate [ Time Frame: 6 hours after the end of resistance training session ]


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Ages Eligible for Study:   55 Years to 70 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Hypertensive subjects treated with antihypertensive medication
  • Controlled blood pressure
  • Age between 55 and 70 years old
  • Sedentary (less than 150 minutes per week of moderate physical activity and/or 75 minutes per week of vigorous physical activity)
  • Non-smokers
  • Non-alcoholics
  • Informed consent

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Any kidney, lung, neurological or psychiatric disease
  • Unable to perform exercises
  • Participation in other physical activity programs during the study or in the previous 3 months

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT03957746


Contacts
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Contact: Jose Casaña 656437371 jose.casana@uv.es
Contact: Joaquín Calatayud 625577509 joaquin.calatayud@uv.es

Locations
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Spain
Primary Health-Care Center Recruiting
Rocafort, Valencia, Spain, 46111
Contact: Jose C Granell, PhD    656437371    jose.casana@uv.es   
Contact: Joaquín Calatayud, PhD    625577509    joaquin.calatayud@uv.es   
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Valencia
Investigators
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Principal Investigator: Jose Casaña University of Valencia
Study Chair: Joaquín Calatayud University of Valencia
Study Chair: Alba Cuerda University of Valencia

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Responsible Party: José Casaña Granell, Director, PhD, University of Valencia
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03957746     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 000018819
First Posted: May 21, 2019    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: May 21, 2019
Last Verified: May 2019
Individual Participant Data (IPD) Sharing Statement:
Plan to Share IPD: No

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Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Drug Product: No
Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Device Product: No
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Post-Exercise Hypotension
Hypotension
Vascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Orthostatic Intolerance
Primary Dysautonomias
Autonomic Nervous System Diseases
Nervous System Diseases