Frequent sit-to-stands for Sedentary Lifestyle

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
Sedentary Lifestyle
Frequent sit-to-stands - Behavioral
What conditions do you have?

Study Summary

This trial is testing whether different interruptions to prolonged sitting improve metabolism in postmenopausal women.

Treatment Effectiveness

Effectiveness Progress

1 of 3

Other trials for Sedentary Lifestyle

Study Objectives

2 Primary · 2 Secondary · Reporting Duration: 5 hours

5 hours
Blood pressure
Flow mediated dilation
Postprandial glucose

Trial Safety

Safety Progress

1 of 3

Other trials for Sedentary Lifestyle

Trial Design

3 Treatment Groups

Control Condition (Protocol A)
1 of 3
Frequent Sit-to-Stands (Protocol B)
1 of 3
Stand More (Protocol C)
1 of 3
Active Control
Experimental Treatment

78 Total Participants · 3 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: Frequent sit-to-stands · No Placebo Group · N/A

Frequent Sit-to-Stands (Protocol B)
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Frequent sit-to-stands · Intervention Types: Behavioral
Stand More (Protocol C)
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Stand More · Intervention Types: Behavioral
Control Condition (Protocol A)NoIntervention Group · 1 Intervention: Control Condition (Protocol A) · Intervention Types:
First Studied
Drug Approval Stage
How many patients have taken this drug
Frequent sit-to-stands

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Approximate Timeline
Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: 5 hours

Who is running the clinical trial?

University of California, San DiegoLead Sponsor
1,011 Previous Clinical Trials
1,793,614 Total Patients Enrolled
11 Trials studying Sedentary Lifestyle
2,048 Patients Enrolled for Sedentary Lifestyle

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18+ · Female Participants · 10 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “yes” if the following statements are true for you:
able to stand and be physically active without any health conditions that would inhibit them.
able to give consent and comply with study protocols; able to provide informed consent and comply with study protocols.
able to read, communicate, and write effectively in English; able to read, communicate, and write proficiently in English.
People who sit for long periods of time, do not move around a lot, and do not engage in physical activity are at risk for health problems.
Any ethnicity or race can be a target of discrimination.
You are female.
People aged 55 or over.
able to travel for study visits; able to travel to attend study visits.

About The Reviewer

Michael Gill preview

Michael Gill - B. Sc.

First Published: October 23rd, 2021

Last Reviewed: October 12th, 2022

Michael Gill holds a Bachelors of Science in Integrated Science and Mathematics from McMaster University. During his degree he devoted considerable time modeling the pharmacodynamics of promising drug candidates. Since then, he has leveraged this knowledge of the investigational new drug ecosystem to help his father navigate clinical trials for multiple myeloma, an experience which prompted him to co-found Power Life Sciences: a company that helps patients access randomized controlled trials.