Park Rx for Physical Activities

High Risk
Recruiting · < 18 · All Sexes · Pasadena, CA

This study is evaluating whether a clinic-based counseling intervention in which health care providers prescribe park visits at a specific frequency, duration, and includes instructions for physical activity in the parks. summary

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About the trial for Physical Activities

Eligible Conditions
Physical Activities · Mental Health Wellness 1

Treatment Groups

This trial involves 2 different treatments. Park Rx is the primary treatment being studied. Participants will all receive the same treatment. There is no placebo group. The treatments being tested are not being studied for commercial purposes.

Main TreatmentA portion of participants receive this new treatment to see if it outperforms the control.
Park Rx
Control TreatmentAnother portion of participants receive the standard treatment to act as a baseline.


This trial is for patients born any sex aged 18 and younger. There are 3 eligibility criteria to participate in this trial as listed below.

Inclusion & Exclusion Checklist
Mark “yes” if the following statements are true for you:
Individuals aged six to sixteen with one or more chronic conditions that usually require two or more routine health care provider visits per year. show original
ADHD, or Overweight or obesity, or hypertriglyceridemia or hypercholesterolemia, or pre-diabetes or Type 2 diabetes.
The person is likely to live in the Washington DC area in the next two years. show original
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Approximate Timelines

Please note that timelines for treatment and screening will vary by patient
Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: varies
Reporting: 2 years
Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: 2 years
This trial has approximate timelines as follows: 3 weeks for initial screening, variable treatment timelines, and reporting: 2 years.
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Measurement Requirements

This trial is evaluating whether Park Rx will improve 1 primary outcome, 1 secondary outcome, and 2 other outcomes in patients with Physical Activities. Measurement will happen over the course of Baseline, 3 months, 6 months 12 months and 2 years.

Change in Cognition
We will use the NIH toolbox A)The Flanker Inhibitory Control Test; B) Dimensional Change Card Sort Test C) List Sorting Working Memory Test
Change in Physical Activity
Accelerometer measured
Change in BMI percentile
We will review the electronic health record for BMI
Change in Lipids
EHR review

Patient Q & A Section

Please Note: These questions and answers are submitted by anonymous patients, and have not been verified by our internal team.

What are the signs of physical activities?

Signs of intense physical activity are frequent and may include sweating, shaking or trembling of the limbs, heart palpitations, and headache. People exercising regularly may notice improvement in their ability to concentrate or a decrease in feelings of fatigue.

Anonymous Patient Answer

Has park rx proven to be more effective than a placebo?

Both the park and the placebo group improved from their baseline, but the park group experienced faster recovery than the placebo group. Park group experienced significantly lower pain scores at the time of a second follow-up and at 1-, 2-, and 3-week follow-up visits when compared with the placebo.

Anonymous Patient Answer

What are common treatments for physical activities?

Physical activities are an important part of the patients’ life. A lot of this treatment is directed towards lifestyle modification, such as stopping smoking, increasing the amount of exercise engaged in and increasing a healthy diet.\n

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What is physical activities?

Physical activities, including exercise, smoking, and obesity are major risk factors for colon and rectal cancer. Although smoking is the most prevalent risk factor, regular physical activity may be protective.

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How many people get physical activities a year in the United States?

According to the latest data in a large public service sample, it is clear that almost half of respondents in the United States get regular physical activity, and about one third get regular exercise, but only 9.5% of respondents meet the recommended amounts of these physical activities. The low levels of activity among U.S. adults have been recognized for a few decades. Clearly, there is a need to raise awareness about the importance of activity and exercise, and to stimulate the public's physical activity to meet the physical activity goals proposed in national, state, and federal guidelines.

Anonymous Patient Answer

What causes physical activities?

Physical fitness and certain physical activity options may affect certain types of chronic disorders. The physical activity guidelines developed for adults should aim not only to increase health benefits. Further studies are needed to confirm the effects of physical activity on specific types of chronic diseases and to understand the factors that may contribute substantially to the exercise effect.

Anonymous Patient Answer

Can physical activities be cured?

No one can predict that a patient is likely to succeed with regard to the degree of success achieved, but in all cases, progress is clearly registered.

Anonymous Patient Answer

Is park rx safe for people?

There was no evidence that exercising and eating safely can be supported as effective for people who have recently been diagnosed with a serious illness. There were several issues in this review that require further review, such as the scope of physical activity and whether the exercise was safe. We believe more evidence is needed to make up decisions about exercise for healthy people with serious illnesses or on admission to an exercise programme.

Anonymous Patient Answer

What is park rx?

Park rx is a popular drug store-based prescription product sold in the Korean healthcare delivery environments. Park rx users mainly use this product for cough medicine with analgesic-like effects. However, in many cases, such products do not meet the patient's specific needs, which cause inconvenience and confusion for patients. [In a recent study, findings found that Park rx does not meet the patient's specific needs] In a recent study, findings indicates that Park rx can be used as a complementary and alternative medication in the Korean healthcare environment. Park rx users can buy Park rx as a prescription drug by asking family members to make a prescription order for the drug from a pharmacist.

Anonymous Patient Answer

How serious can physical activities be?

A great number of people are affected by serious injuries due to physical activity. Many of these injuries will require time to heal. The time taken to heal and the degree of post-operative treatment can be reduced by taking a few precautions such as wearing proper equipment, drinking enough water and using proper rest periods, all of which are simple precautions people should be made aware of. The injuries can usually be prevented by adopting new and better ways to perform physical activity. Wearing proper clothing can reduce injuries and prevent the loss of money on medical bills and other costs. The injuries can be prevented by exercising in a way that will enable the body to use the exercises the most conveniently.

Anonymous Patient Answer

Have there been any new discoveries for treating physical activities?

The current advances in treatment and understanding of physical activities are limited in that there is no conclusive research in its correlation to overall fitness, quality of life, or healing time. Nevertheless, evidence is being presented that certain physical activities, due to specific components with a combination of vitamins, antioxidants, other nutrients, and hormones involved in physical fitness, do play a significant role in improving fitness, quality of life, and overall treatment effectiveness and healing time.

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Is park rx typically used in combination with any other treatments?

Park RX was predominantly used in combination with more intensive treatments. More research is needed to test the efficacy of Park RX alone in patients with chronic LBP.

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