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Kelowna, Canada Clinical Trials

A listing of Kelowna, Canada clinical trials actively recruiting patients volunteers.

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Found (72) clinical trials

Pharmacist-led Therapeutic Nutritional Intervention in Type 2 Diabetes

Type 2 diabetes represents a significant burden to both the individual and our healthcare system. Individuals with type 2 diabetes are typically prescribed one or more glucose-lowering medications, many of which have undesirable side effects (e.g., nausea, risk of cardiovascular complications, weight gain) and cost our healthcare system a lot ...

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The Canadian E-PAraDiGM (Exercise Physical Activity and Diabetes Glucose Monitoring) Protocol

Walking is encouraged for people with type 2 diabetes but there is little evidence that performing a bout of walking can improve glucose control. Furthermore, it is unknown how participant characteristics (e.g., age, sex, medications) impact the acute glucose responses to walking in people with type 2 diabetes. The primary ...

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Evaluating Safety and Efficacy of Cannabis in Participants With Chronic Posttraumatic Stress Disorder

The purpose of this study is to evaluate the safety and efficacy of vaporized cannabis in participants with chronic, treatment-resistant posttraumatic stress disorder.

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Lifestyle Control of Postprandial Hyperglycemia

Large spikes in blood glucose experienced after meals in people with type 2 diabetes are known to damage blood vessels. Low carbohydrate high fat diets and exercise can improve blood glucose control in people with type 2 diabetes but it is unclear how these two strategies interact to affect blood ...

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High Oxygen Delivery to Preserve Exercise Capacity in Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis Patients Treated With Nintedanib

Pulmonary rehabilitation is a structured evidence-based exercise and education intervention that is recommended for most patients with IPF. Pulmonary rehabilitation improves functional capacity (6-minute walk distance [6MWD]), breathlessness and quality of life in patients, however these benefits are often modest and only temporary. Nintedanib is an antifibrotic medication that has ...

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Resistance Training to Prehabilitate Patients With Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Skeletal muscle dysfunction is common in patients with COPD and has been recognized as a contributing factor to reduced exercise capacity, health related quality of life and increased mortality associated with this disease. Several structural changes in the limb muscles of patients have previously been reported and have been linked ...

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Girls United on the Move: A Unique Integrated Physical Activity and Psychosocial Program for At-risk Adolescent Girls

Body dissatisfaction increases throughout adolescence; strong associations have been established between body image emotions and negative self--perceptions, reduced self-compassion, low self- esteem, and depression in adolescent girls. This is heightened in at--risk adolescent girls, including those of low socioeconomic status, who have experienced abuse and who have limited social support. ...

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AT1R Blockade and Periodic Breathing During Sleep in Hypoxia

Objective: To determine the effects of angiotensin-II, type-I receptor (AT1R) blockade on the relationship between ventilatory control and sleep disordered breathing (SDB) following a night of hypoxic sleep in healthy humans. Justification: Ventilatory adaptation to hypoxia is one of two major adaptations permitting humans to acclimatize successfully to high altitude. ...

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Impact of Bedtime Snacks on Glucose Control in Type 2 Diabetes

Fifteen patients with physician diagnosed type 2 diabetes (HbA1c 6.5-9%), between the ages of 30-80 years, and not on exogenous insulin therapy, will complete three, 3-day intervention periods (proof-of-concept randomized trial). Participants will consume a standardized diet for three days with either i) two hard-boiled eggs, ii) fruit yogurt; or ...

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Exercise Intervention to Reverse Frailty

Frailty is term widely used to denote a multidimensional syndrome associated with the loss of physical and cognitive reserve capacity that makes an individual vulnerable to cumulative clinical health conditions. The level of frailty can be classified as one of three phenotypes (non-frail; pre-frail, frail) using the Cardiac Health Study ...

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