Support for Increased Physical Activity (Stöd Till Aktivare Motion)
This trial is active, not recruiting.
|Treatment||support for increased physical activity|
|Collaborator||Stockholm County Council, Sweden|
|Start date||October 2006|
|End date||April 2010|
|Trial size||234 participants|
|Trial identifier||NCT00747942, S-1165|
The purpose of this study is to improve and analyze the level of physical activity in immigrant women from the Middle East and Latin America living in Sweden. The investigators will also investigate if glucose, insulin, and lipid metabolism; stress-related hormone production; and subclinical inflammatory activity are affected by the intervention. The follow-up period is 2 years.
|Endpoint classification||efficacy study|
|Intervention model||single group assignment|
The relative effectiveness of two physical activity programs in affecting glucose metabolism, lipid metabolism and stress-related hormone production
time frame: 2 years
Female participants from 25 years up to 64 years old.
Inclusion Criteria: - Female gender - Age 25 through 64 years - Physical inactivity - BMI > 25 - Immigrant to Sweden from either the Middle East or Latin America Exclusion Criteria: - Diabetes mellitus type I - Ischemic heart disease - Disability that interferes with the ability to participate in lifestyle-related physical activity
|Official title||Intervention Program for Physically Inactive and Overweight Immigrant Women From the Middle East and Latin America Living in Sweden|
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