Recruitment

Recruitment Status
Completed
Estimated Enrollment
1600

Inclusion Criterias

born in 1938,1939,1940,1941 or 1942
Sufficiently good health to be able to take part in the study, as determined by the researchers
ability to walk at least 1km,
born in 1938,1939,1940,1941 or 1942
Sufficiently good health to be able to take part in the study, as determined by the researchers
ability to walk at least 1km,

Exclusion Criterias

Symptomatic valve disease, hyper tropic cardio-myopathy or unstable angina
Inclusion in other studies conflicting with participation in this one
Uncontrolled hypertension
...
Symptomatic valve disease, hyper tropic cardio-myopathy or unstable angina
Inclusion in other studies conflicting with participation in this one
Uncontrolled hypertension
Active cancer
Test results indicating that study participation is unsafe
Illness or disability that precludes exercise or hinders completion of the study

Summary

Conditions
Aging
Type
Observational
Design
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional

Participation Requirements

Age
Between 70 years and 77 years
Gender
Both males and females

Description

Data is collected using activity monitors. This data then compared to self reported physical activity obtained through questionnaires. Questionnaires are based on recall. Overall physical activity will then be correlated to maximal oxygen uptake to see whether people with high activity also have hig...

Data is collected using activity monitors. This data then compared to self reported physical activity obtained through questionnaires. Questionnaires are based on recall. Overall physical activity will then be correlated to maximal oxygen uptake to see whether people with high activity also have high maximal oxygen uptake.

Inclusion Criterias

born in 1938,1939,1940,1941 or 1942
Sufficiently good health to be able to take part in the study, as determined by the researchers
ability to walk at least 1km,
born in 1938,1939,1940,1941 or 1942
Sufficiently good health to be able to take part in the study, as determined by the researchers
ability to walk at least 1km,

Exclusion Criterias

Symptomatic valve disease, hyper tropic cardio-myopathy or unstable angina
Inclusion in other studies conflicting with participation in this one
Uncontrolled hypertension
...
Symptomatic valve disease, hyper tropic cardio-myopathy or unstable angina
Inclusion in other studies conflicting with participation in this one
Uncontrolled hypertension
Active cancer
Test results indicating that study participation is unsafe
Illness or disability that precludes exercise or hinders completion of the study

Tracking Information

NCT #
NCT01915290
Collaborators
Not Provided
Investigators
  • Principal Investigator: Dorthe Stensvold, PhD Norwegian University of Science and Technology Study Chair: Ulrik Wisløff, PhD Norwegian University of Science and Technology
  • Dorthe Stensvold, PhD Norwegian University of Science and Technology Study Chair: Ulrik Wisløff, PhD Norwegian University of Science and Technology