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Community Based Exercise Program for Well Cancer Survivors (CanWell)
This study is not yet open for participant recruitment.
Verified by McMaster University, November 2008
Sponsors and Collaborators: Hamilton Health Sciences
McMaster University
Information provided by: McMaster University Identifier: NCT00798200

This project will create a community based exercise program for well cancer survivors. The goal is that the YMCA will gain the competence to work with this unique population in a safe and productive manner.

Condition Intervention Phase
Other: Exercise program
Phase I

MedlinePlus related topics: Cancer Exercise and Physical Fitness
U.S. FDA Resources
Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Supportive Care, Single Blind (Outcomes Assessor), Single Group Assignment, Safety/Efficacy Study
Official Title: CanWell: YMCA Based Exercise Program for Well Cancer Survivors

Further study details as provided by McMaster University:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Endurance measure (STEEP treadmill test) [ Time Frame: Pre and Post 12 week exercise program ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Estimated Enrollment: 30
Study Start Date: March 2009
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2009
Estimated Primary Completion Date: September 2009 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
All participants will take part in a supervised, structured, exercise program
Other: Exercise program
All exercise programs will include endurance and strength exercises.

Detailed Description:

All well, adult, cancer survivors are eligible to participate.


Ages Eligible for Study:   16 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • All well cancer survivors who are medically stable.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Children are not eligible for this project.
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00798200

Contact: Oren Cheifetz, M.Sc. PT 905-521-2100 ext 42178

Canada, Ontario
Hamilton Health Sciences
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, L8V 1C3
Sponsors and Collaborators
Hamilton Health Sciences
McMaster University
  More Information

Responsible Party: Hamilton Health Sciences ( Mr. Oren Cheifetz )
Study ID Numbers: WorkForceOntario 001
Study First Received: November 25, 2008
Last Updated: November 25, 2008 Identifier: NCT00798200  
Health Authority: Canada: Ethics Review Committee

Keywords provided by McMaster University:
Strength processed this record on January 13, 2009