Exergame Study for Family Caregivers

  • STATUS
    Recruiting
  • days left to enroll
    43
Updated on 3 March 2022
Investigator
Xin Yao Lin, MA
Primary Contact
Online Study Center (online study) Contact
Online studies
Accepts healthy volunteers

Summary

Caregivers, we are inviting you to join a fitness study to find the best ways to help caregivers increase physical activity.  You will be using a garden-themed fitness app designed for family caregivers (Go&Grow) for 6 weeks and responding to weekly surveys.

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"Caregivers, we are inviting you to join a fitness study to find the best ways to help caregivers increase physical activity.  You will be using a garden-themed fitness app designed for family caregivers (Go&Grow) for 6 weeks and responding to weekly surveys.
 Requirements:
-You are providing care to a loved one (e.g., relative, spouse, friend) who is 65 years or older.
-You have an Android smartphone with internet access and Google Play Store.
 
Benefits:
You will be given a Fitbit to keep after the study (a value of over $100)! You will receive a $25 Amazon Gift card by completing all aspects of the study.
How much time will it take?
 
 
•  First survey (30-45 minutes)
• Session one phone call: Fitbit Training (15 minutes)
• Session two phone call: Go&Grow training (30 minutes)
• In weeks 1 and 2, wear the fitness tracker every day.
• In weeks 3-8, wear the fitness tracker and use the app every day. You can spend as much time as you want walking and other physical activity.
• Weekly survey (10-20 minutes)
• Last survey (30-45 minutes)
 
-You are providing care to a loved one (e.g., relative, spouse, friend) who is 65 years or older. -You have an Android smartphone with internet access and Google Play Store.
 
Interested? Click on the link to sign up: https://brandeis.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_0PVbGY8Ni1lgpNk
Questions? Email pa.brandeis.study@gmail.com or call/text 646-258-3562.
 

Details
Condition Dementia, Alzheimer's Disease, Healthy Volunteers Caregivers, Caregiver
Clinical Study IdentifierTX283498
Last Modified on3 March 2022

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If you are confirmed eligible after full screening, you will be required to understand and sign the informed consent if you decide to enroll in the study. Once enrolled you may be asked to make scheduled visits over a period of time.

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Complete your scheduled study participation activities and then you are done. You may receive summary of study results if provided by the sponsor.

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