Reshaping Exercise Habits and Beliefs (REHAB) "REHAB"

Completed

Phase N/A Results N/A

Trial Description

Regular exercise has been demonstrated to improve muscle strength, balance, coordination as well as improve cardiovascular fitness levels and overall quality of life in stroke survivors. This study is designed to test the feasibility and effectiveness of a 12-week intervention to education and encourage stroke survivors to exercise following discharge from rehabilitation settings using a walking program and targeted functional activity homework.

Conditions

Interventions

  • Stroke education Behavioral
    Intervention Desc: Stroke education program with matched attention phone calls
    ARM 1: Kind: Experimental
    Label: 2
    Description: Stroke education program with matched attention phone calls
    ARM 2: Kind: Experimental
    Label: Arm 2
    Description: Stroke education program with matched attention phone calls
  • Exercise Other
    Intervention Desc: Home-based exercise prescriptions with weekly motivational telephone calls.
    ARM 1: Kind: Experimental
    Label: 1
    Description: Home-based exercise prescriptions with weekly motivational telephone calls.
    ARM 2: Kind: Experimental
    Label: Arm 1
    Description: Home-based exercise prescriptions with weekly motivational telephone calls.

Trial Design

  • Allocation: Randomized
  • Masking: Open Label
  • Endpoint: Efficacy Study
  • Intervention: Parallel Assignment

Outcomes

Type Measure Time Frame Safety Issue
Primary Ambulatory Activity Profile 6 months No

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