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Aline Mendes Gerage, Tânia Rosane Bertoldo Benedetti, Raphael Mendes Ritti-Dias, Ana Célia Oliveira dos Santos, Bruna Cadengue Coêlho de Souza and Fábio Araujo Almeida

worksite-based weight loss randomized controlled trial: the worksite study . Obesity (Silver Spring) . 2015 ; 23 ( 4 ): 737 – 745 . doi:10.1002/oby.20899 25678325 10.1002/oby.20899 9. Mendoza-Ruvalcaba NM , Arias-Merino ED . “I am active”: effects of a program to promote active aging . Clin Interv

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Hooman Minoonejad, Mohammad Karimizadeh Ardakani, Reza Rajabi, Erik A. Wikstrom and Ali Sharifnezhad

the ankle). Methods Study Design This study was single-blind randomized controlled trial. Participants were randomly (using a closed envelope technique) assigned to either an experimental group (hopping program) or a control group as previously described. Sample size was estimated using G

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Elizabeth F. Teel, Stephen W. Marshall, L. Gregory Appelbaum, Claudio L. Battaglini, Kevin A. Carneiro, Kevin M. Guskiewicz, Johna K. Register-Mihalik and Jason P. Mihalik

students adhere to a brief aerobic training program and to provide a foundation for future applications of active interventions in concussion management for injured subjects. Methods Design A parallel-group, unblinded, randomized controlled trial assessed ACTIVE training on feasibility and adherence

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John J. Fraser and Jay Hertel

are empirically assessed prior to prescription. Therefore, the purpose of this preliminary randomized control trial was to assess the effectiveness of a 4-week IFM home exercise program on rating of perceived difficulty, motor performance, and IFM activation in healthy, recreationally active young

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Adelle Gadowski, Alice J. Owen, Andrea Curtis, Natalie Nanayakkara, Stephane Heritier, Marie Misso and Sophia Zoungas

synthesize available evidence from randomized controlled trials (RCTs) examining the effect of statin therapy compared with placebo or control on physical activity or physical fitness among adults. Methods Data Sources and Searches A systematic search of published literature was conducted in MEDLINE (Medical

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Anna-Eva Prick, Jacomine de Lange, Erik Scherder, Jos Twisk and Anne Margriet Pot

quality randomized controlled trials (RCTs), variations in study design, and methods of analysis. In examining the effects of physical exercise on cognitive functioning, few home-based studies have been performed among people with dementia living in the community ( Forbes et al., 2015 ; Forbes, Thiessen

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Jeanette M. Thom, Sharon M. Nelis, Jennifer K. Cooney, John V. Hindle, Ian R. Jones and Linda Clare

eligible for inclusion in the study. There were no other inclusion/exclusion criteria. All participants provided written informed consent. Study Design This small-scale 12-month randomized controlled trial has previously been detailed ( Clare et al., 2012 ; Clare et al., 2015 ). The trial was a GS

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Liane S. Lewis, Barnabas Shaw, Srijit Banerjee, Pryscilla Dieguez, James Hernon, Nigel Belshaw and John M. Saxton

using SDT, additional research needs to explore the usefulness of this theory in changing PA behavior in older people. Methods Study Design This was a two-armed nonblinded, parallel randomized controlled trial with equal sample size. Participants ( N  = 31) with bowel polyps were equally randomized to

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Chonticha Kaewjoho, Thiwabhorn Thaweewannakij, Lugkana Mato, Saowanee Nakmaroeng, Supaporn Phadungkit and Sugalya Amatachaya

-blind, randomized controlled trial (assessor blinded) in community-dwelling older adults, aged 65 years and older, from several rural communities in Thailand from November 2016 to September 2018 (clinical trial registration number: NCT02919514). The eligible subjects needed to be able to walk independently for at

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Noemi Moreno-Segura, Celedonia Igual-Camacho, Yéntel Ballester-Gil, María Clara Blasco-Igual and Jose María Blasco

compared Pilates to control groups performing a daily routine, and all the studies were reported before 2013. The current systematic review and meta-analysis provides more up-to-date evidence and includes only randomized controlled trials (RCT). This aims (a) to determine the effects of Pilates on balance