Motivational Interviewing and Physical Activity Change in Parkinson's Disease

Motivational Interviewing and Physical Activity Change in Parkinson's Disease

Recruitment Information:

Seeking volunteers with following diagnosis: PD Study Type: Interventional
Eligible Ages: 18 - 100 Status: Recruiting
Time Since Diagnosis: Any may be eligible Study Focus:

Study Purpose:

The purpose of this study is to test the efficacy of a 6-month telephone-based motivational interviewing intervention and a web-based application intervention to improve physical activity in participants with Parkinson's Disease.

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Participants will be randomized into one of four groups to examine two separate interventions. The groups are: motivational interviewing (a counseling/coaching style), a web-based application for participants to keep track of their physical activity, a combination of the motivational interviewing and the web-based application, and an educational program on various issues related to Parkinson's Disease. The intervention will last 6 months with a follow-up appointment at 9 months. Participants will be asked to come to Galter Pavilion at Northwestern Memorial Hospital or Shirley Ryan AbilityLab a total of five times over the course of the nine months.

Phase: N/A Lead Sponsor: Shirley Ryan AbilityLab
Trial ID: 005109 Sponsor Type: Other
Primary Country: United States Additional Collaborators or Sponsors: National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research
Estimated Enrollment: 80 Study Start Date: November 2017
Estimated Study Completion Date: September 2018 Source:
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