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Exercise and Lung Cancer Trial

2014-08-27 03:15:55 | BioPortfolio

Summary

To determine the effects of aerobic training and resistance training, a combined aerobic and resistance, relative to an attention-control group, on exercise capacity.

Description

The purpose of the study is look at the effects of different modalities of exercise training and its effect on post-surgical lung cancer patients. Subjects will take part in a 16 week training intervention that can consist of aerobic, resistance, aerobic & resistance, or a control group. Pre and Post testing will include stress tests, echos, blood, and urine samples.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Control: Active Control, Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Open Label

Conditions

Lung Cancer

Intervention

Exercise Training

Location

Duke University Medical Center
Durham
North Carolina
United States
27710

Status

Recruiting

Source

Duke University

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:15:55-0400

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