Clinical Trial

Training on Depressive Symptoms and Cardiovascular Risk

Study Description

Exploring the Effects of Strength Training on Depressive Symptoms and Cardiovascular Risk in Black Men

This study will address a gap in the literature and advance the field of minority men's health. Specifically, it will be the first randomized controlled trial of resistance exercise as a dual intervention for depression symptoms and CVD risk reduction with depressed Black men.

Location

Locations Selected Location

Methods

No pharmaceutical medication involved No pharmaceutical medication involved
Patients and healthy individuals accepted Patients and healthy individuals accepted

Behavioral - Exercise

A 12 week resistance exercise curriculum

Behavioral - Health Education

A 12 week health education curriculum

Additional Information

Official Study Title

Exploring the Effects of Strength Training on Depressive Symptoms and Cardiovascular Risk in Black Men

Clinical Trial ID

NCT03107039

ParticipAid ID

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