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THRIVORS: Physical Activity Platform to Improve Bone Health in Breast Cancer Survivors

Workflow State: 
Approved
Type of proposal: 
Participant recruitment (what is this?)
Does this project have funding?: 
Yes

Researcher Information

First name: 
Cathy
Last name: 
Skinner
Degree: 
MA
Work phone number: 
(651) 587-5440

Institution Information

Thrivors + OHSU + Univ of MN
Thrivors: 2335 Buford Ave
55108 Saint Paul , MN
United States

Project Information

List of Collaborators: 
Kerri Winters-Stone, PhD - Endowed Chair at Oregon Health Sciences University Doug Yee, MD - Director of the Masonic Cancer Center, University of MN Cathy Skinner, MA, - CEO, Thrivors Inc
Number of Participants Needed: 
100
Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria: 
Inclusion Criteria 1. Female participants diagnosed at 40 - 70 years with non- metastatic breast cancer. 2. Able to provide written informed consent. 3. Completed chemotherapy, undergoing adjuvant hormonal therapy. 4. Not currently on a prescribed exercise plan and cleared for exercise by physician. 5. Access to a smart phone (with a data plan), tablet, or computer (with internet access). 6. Able and willing to comply with the protocol, including completion of all surveys. Exclusion Criteria 1. Less than 4 weeks post-surgery. 2. Diagnosis of osteoporosis. 3. Currently participating in two or more 30-min. sessions/ week of resistance or impact exercises. 4. Specific condition(s) or diagnosis, both physical or psychological, or physical exam finding that precludes participation in a physical exercise program. 5. Participant has hemodynamically significant heart disease (e.g., heart failure) or an arrhythmic heart condition requiring medical therapy. 6. Employees or family members of the investigator, study site, or sponsor directly involved with study management. 7. Participants who, in the opinion of the primary investigator, should not participate in the study.
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Project Details

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Budget Award Letter: 
Complete Grant Application (protocol if not grant-funded): 
IRB Approval: 
Yes
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Legacy Date Received: 
n/a