The Acute Impact of Sit-stand Desks on Post-meal Blood Sugar Levels
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02913079|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 23, 2016
Last Update Posted : October 17, 2018
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Insulin Sensitivity Glucose Tolerance Sedentary Behaviour Physical Activity||Behavioral: Sit-stand desk Behavioral: Sitting desk||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||14 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Crossover Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Primary Purpose:||Basic Science|
|Official Title:||The Acute Impact of Sit-stand Desks on Post-meal Blood Sugar Levels|
|Study Start Date :||September 2016|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||June 2018|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||September 2018|
Experimental: Sit-stand desk
During this condition, participants will sit or stand as much as they like throughout a workday.
Behavioral: Sit-stand desk
Placebo Comparator: Sitting
During this condition, participants will work in the sitting position only.
Behavioral: Sitting desk
- Postprandial Glucose [ Time Frame: 12 hours ]Postprandial glucose will be assessed over 1 workday in both the experimental and control conditions.
- Objectively measured minutes of light, moderate and vigorous physical activity. [ Time Frame: 24 hours ]Physical activity time will be assessed over 1 workday during both conditions.
- Objectively measured minutes of sitting [ Time Frame: 24 hours ]Sitting time will be assessed over 1 workday during both conditions.
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|Canada, Prince Edward Island|
|University of Prince Edward Island|
|Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada, C1A 4P3|