A Pilot Study to Evaluate the Feasibility of a Breast Cancer Rehabilitation Program in Survivors of Breast Cancer
I. To estimate accrual, retention, adherence, and participation of breast cancer survivors
to a breast cancer rehabilitation program.
II. To estimate the variability of weight, six-minute walk, quality of life and other
psychosocial and physical measures in women participating in the BCRP.
I. To assess changes in the anthropometric, psychosocial, and physical outcomes over the
six-month period of the BCRP.
II. To document the types and the rates of adverse events associated with the BCRP.
Patients attend exercise therapy sessions over 1 hour 3 times a week for 6 months. Exercise
therapy sessions are comprised of a 10 minute warm-up of light stretching and aerobic type
exercise (walking, cycling), 30 minutes of endurance type exercise (cycle, walking), and 20
minutes of resistance training exercise.
Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment
Ability to recruit breast cancer survivors into a six-month breast cancer rehabilitation program
Approximately 24 months
Wake Forest University
United States: Institutional Review Board
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