Guidelines-based physical activity for Metabolic Disorders

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
Goldring Centre for High Performance Sport, Toronto, CanadaMetabolic Disorders+1 MoreExperimental: Guidelines-based healthy eating - Behavioral
What conditions do you have?

Study Summary

This trial will assess the feasibility, acceptance & preliminary efficacy of Canadian guidelines-based physical activity & healthy eating in pre- & post-menopausal women with risk factors for chronic disease.

Eligible Conditions
  • Metabolic Disorders
  • Sedentary Lifestyle

Treatment Effectiveness

Study Objectives

0 Primary · 7 Secondary · Reporting Duration: 6 months

6 months
Blood pressure
Body circumferences
Cardiorespiratory fitness
Depressive symptoms
Diet quality intervention feasibility
Dietary intake
Health-related quality of life
Intervention acceptability
Menopausal symptom presence and severity
Physical activity intervention feasibility
Psychosocial stress
Whole-body fat and fat free mass
6 weeks
Aortic stiffness (central to femoral)
Brachial artery endothelial function
C-Reactive Protein
Framingham 10-year risk (%)
Homeostatic Model Assessment for Insulin Resistance (HOMA-IR)
Lipid profile
Systemic insulin resistance

Trial Safety

Trial Design

3 Treatment Groups

Guidelines-based physical activity
1 of 3
Guidelines-based physical activity and healthy eating
1 of 3
Stretching exercise
1 of 3

Experimental Treatment

Non-Treatment Group

30 Total Participants · 3 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: Guidelines-based physical activity · Has Placebo Group · N/A

Guidelines-based physical activity
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Experimental: Guidelines-based physical activity · Intervention Types: Behavioral
Guidelines-based physical activity and healthy eatingExperimental Group · 2 Interventions: Experimental: Guidelines-based healthy eating, Experimental: Guidelines-based physical activity · Intervention Types: Behavioral, Behavioral
Stretching exercise
PlaceboComparator Group · 1 Intervention: Stretching exercise · Intervention Types: Behavioral

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: 6 months

Who is running the clinical trial?

University of TorontoLead Sponsor
640 Previous Clinical Trials
732,228 Total Patients Enrolled
Women's College HospitalOTHER
93 Previous Clinical Trials
36,932 Total Patients Enrolled

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18+ · Female Participants · 4 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “Yes” if the following statements are true for you:
You are a female.
You are above the age of 30 years.
You have a moderate or elevated Canadian Diabetes Risk Score.
You are either before or after menopause.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is this medical experiment presently accepting participants?

"According to the clinical trials website, this research is still in search of participants. It was initially posted on November 6th 2022 and recently modified on March 4th 2023." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

What is the scope of enrolment for this research project?

"Affirmative. The information posted on attests that this medical study, which was first publicized on November 6th 2022, is actively enlisting patients. Approximately 30 persons need to be enrolled from 1 distinct centre of care." - 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.