This trial is active, not recruiting.

Condition sedentary lifestyle
Treatment activity liking
Sponsor USDA Grand Forks Human Nutrition Research Center
Start date June 2016
End date September 2016
Trial size 13 participants
Trial identifier NCT02809521, GFHNRC149


The purpose of the study is to see if one's liking and awareness of different types of activities is related to one's activity pattern.

United States No locations recruiting
Other countries No locations recruiting

Study Design

Intervention model single group assignment
Primary purpose other
Masking no masking
Subjects will look at images of people doing different types of activities (e.g., walking, skiing, watching television) and rate their liking of the activity.
activity liking

Primary Outcomes

Change in liking of activity
time frame: Baseline, week 1, week 2

Eligibility Criteria

All participants at least 20 years old.

Inclusion Criteria: - Sedentary lifestyle Exclusion Criteria: - 5% weight loss within the past 2 months - Active job or lifestyle - Participation in an exercise program - Pregnant and/or lactating - Uncontrolled hypertension - Alcohol or drug abuse - Presence of acute illness - Major limitation of physical movement

Additional Information

Official title Increasing Spontaneous Non-exercise Activity (The Sitting Study)
Principal investigator Shanon Casperson, PhD
Trial information was received from ClinicalTrials.gov and was last updated in March 2017.
Information provided to ClinicalTrials.gov by USDA Grand Forks Human Nutrition Research Center.