A Randomized Exercise Trial for Wheelchair Users

Completed

Phase N/A Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

- Be experiencing a permanent disability of at least 6 months that limits mobility sufficiently to require use of a wheelchair as the primary method of mobility outside the home
- Have not been moderately to vigorously physically active for the past 6 months
- Be willing to attend the educational workshop
- Receive physician approval for participation
Exclusion criteria include:
- Presence of medical conditions such as uncontrolled cardiovascular problems that the patient's physician identifies as being contraindicated for exercise
- Pregnancy or planning to become pregnant