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Patient Activation Through Counseling and Exercise - Acute Leukemia - Pilot Trial

Phase 0
18 Years
Not Enrolling
Acute Leukemia

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Trial Information

Patient Activation Through Counseling and Exercise - Acute Leukemia - Pilot Trial

Inclusion Criteria:

- Patients that are able to speak Danish > 18 years and newly diagnosed with acute
leukæmia (MDS, AML, CMML, APL or ALL)

- Normal EKG, blood pressure and pulse

- Signed informed written consent

Exclusion Criteria:

- Medical reason that contraindicates physical activity

- Patients diagnosed with a symptomatic cardiac disease within the last three months.

- Documented bone metastasis

- Dementia, psychotic

- Cannot write or read Danish

- Patients unable to carry out baseline tests

Type of Study:


Study Design:

Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Supportive Care

Outcome Measure:

Feasibility - adherence rates

Outcome Description:

Percentage of intervention participation

Outcome Time Frame:

Adherence to the intervention components from baseline to 6 weeks

Safety Issue:


Principal Investigator

Mary Jarden, Ph.D.

Investigator Role:

Principal Investigator

Investigator Affiliation:

Copenhagen University Hospital


Denmark: The Danish National Committee on Biomedical Research Ethics

Study ID:

H-4-2010-046 Pilot



Start Date:

May 2010

Completion Date:

February 2011

Related Keywords:

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Cancer Related fatigue
  • Quality of Life
  • Psychosocial Intervention
  • Rehabilitation
  • Physical Fitness
  • Physical Activity
  • Exercise Therapy
  • Exercise
  • Hematologic
  • Hematological
  • Leukemia, Myeloid, Acute
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia
  • Acute Leukemia
  • Leukemia
  • Acute Disease