Exercise in Pregnancy for Pregnancy

Arkansas Children's Nutrition Center, Little Rock, AR
PregnancyExercise in Pregnancy - Behavioral

Study Summary

This trial will test a new way to deliver an intervention called "Expecting" to pregnant mothers, to see if it is acceptable, feasible, and effective.

Treatment Effectiveness

Phase-Based Effectiveness

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Study Objectives

2 Primary · 5 Secondary · Reporting Duration: Change from Baseline to Delivery and 6 Months Post Delivery

Week 38
Number of intervention sessions completed
38 weeks
Acceptability of Intervention Measure: 38 weeks
Feasibility of Intervention Measure:38 weeks
Month 6
Blood Pressure
Body Mass Index
Number of minutes of physical activity
Total Cholesterol from Lipid Panel

Trial Safety

Phase-Based Safety

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Awards & Highlights

No Placebo Group
All patients enrolled in this trial will receive the new treatment.

Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

Standard Care
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Exercise in Pregnancy in Community
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Active Control

Experimental Treatment

60 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: Exercise in Pregnancy · No Placebo Group · N/A

Exercise in Pregnancy in Community
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Exercise in Pregnancy · Intervention Types: Behavioral
Standard CareNoIntervention Group · 1 Intervention: Standard Care · Intervention Types:

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: change from baseline to delivery and 6 months post delivery

Who is running the clinical trial?

Arkansas Children's Hospital Research InstituteLead Sponsor
132 Previous Clinical Trials
5,028,996 Total Patients Enrolled

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18+ · Female Participants · 2 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “Yes” if the following statements are true for you:
You have a body mass index (BMI) greater than 30.
You do not engage in regular physical activity and have a job that involves sitting for long periods of time.

Frequently Asked Questions

Are any participants presently being recruited for this clinical experiment?

"Affirmative. Based on the information found at clinicaltrials.gov, this experiment is still seeking participants with its last edits being made on July 30th 2021. 60 patients are required to be recruited from one medical centre for completion of the trial." - Anonymous Online Contributor

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How many participants are involved in this experiment?

"Affirmative. Evidence on clinicaltrials.gov demonstrates that this research is actively recruiting subjects, having been first posted September 1st 2021 and most recently updated July 30th 2021. 60 individuals need to be enrolled at a sole participating medical centre." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

Which outcomes is this trial specifically aiming to achieve?

"This 38 week clinical trial evaluates the viability of a proposed intervention. Secondary objectives are to track patient attendance, calculate Body Mass Index from medical records and measure physical activity with an Actical device." - Anonymous Online Contributor

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