Efficacy Study of Standard Ballroom and Latin Dance Program in Type 2 Diabetes and Obesity

NCT ID: NCT02021890


Title
A Standard Ballroom and Latin Dance Program to Improve Fitness and Adherence to Physical Activity in Individuals With Type 2 Diabetes and Obesity
Purpose
to test the metabolic and clinical effects of a 6-month program of dancing in subjects with type 2 diabetes and/or obesity, chronically cared for in two diabetes/metabolic units. Self-selection of the leisure time activity program was allowed to increase adherence to the physical activity programs.
Details
Conditions
Diabetes, Obesity
Keywords
Dance, Physical activity, Physical fitness, Weight loss
Source
University of Bologna
Sponsors
University of Bologna, General Hospital, Gavardo, Villa Garda Hospital
Status
Completed
Acronym
BALLANDO
Last Updated
19 Dec 2013
URL
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Locations
Italy