Efficacy of a Web-based Self-management Exercise and Diet Intervention Program With Tailored Motivation and Action Planning for Breast Cancer Survivors: A Randomized Controlled Trial
The purpose of the study was to develop a web-based, stage-matched Exercise and Diet
Planning program and to examine effects of the program on implementation of exercise and
diet, self-efficacy, HRQOL, fatigue, anxiety and depression among breast cancer survivors.
All participants were recruited from two tertiary university hospitals and the National
Cancer Center in Korea.
Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Single Blind (Outcomes Assessor), Primary Purpose: Supportive Care
Change from baseline in numbers of goal behaviors at 3 months
The primary outcomes of the study are to achieve goals of healthy behaviors as followed: i) exercising≥12.5kcal/kg/week; ii) eating vegetables≥5serv/day and fruits 1-2 serv/day; iii) healthy weight (18.5kg/m2 ≤ BMI < 25kg/m2) The primary outcome of the study is the increased number of goal behaviors.
Baseline (pre-treatment) and after 12 weeks of intervention (post-treatment)
YoungSung Lee, PhD
National Cancer Center
Korea: Food and Drug Administration