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The Move for Your Health Pilot Study

2018-08-20 19:52:14 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The Move for Your Health Pilot Study is a 16-week study in older cancer survivors to replace and break-up sedentary activity with short bouts of light physical activity.

Description

This pilot study will determine the feasibility and acceptability of a mobile health (mHealth) intervention to replace and break-up sedentary time with intermittent bouts of light physical activity. The intervention uses an electronic activity monitor ("Jawbone UP2"; worn on the wrist) that pairs with a mobile app, which together promote awareness and enable self-monitoring of both physical activity (steps per day) and inactivity (wristband gently vibrates after a specified time of inactivity). Pre-post intervention change in objective, subjective, and biologic data will be compared between groups.

Study Design

Conditions

Cancer

Intervention

Health Coaching and Tech Support, Tech Support Only

Status

Completed

Source

University of New Mexico

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2018-08-20T19:52:14-0400

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