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To determine the change in sedentary time and number of steps/day for older patients with heart failure at risk for mobility disability who receive a program to decrease sedentary behavior versus a standard program to increase exercise.
Allocation: Randomized, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Investigator), Primary Purpose: Basic Science
Psychology of Behavioral Change
Reducing Sedentary Behavior
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University of Colorado, Denver
Published on BioPortfolio: 2016-09-22T20:53:26-0400
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