Improving Adherence Healthy Lifestyle With a Smartphone Application Based on Adults With Intellectual Disabilities

Improving Adherence Healthy Lifestyle on a Smartphone Based on Complementation Adults With Intellectual Disabilities


Lead Sponsor: University of Malaga

Source University of Malaga
Brief Summary

AIM: Improve adherence to physical activity in people with Intellectual disabilities with a Smartphone Application DESIGN: Randomized controlled trial SUBJECTS OF THE STUDY: People with intellectual disabilities in Occupational Center ( ASPROMANIS) INTERVENTION: DATA ANALYSIS: descriptive statistics, measuring central tendency and dispersion of the variables study. Inferential statistics will be made between intervention of key variables and outcome

Overall Status Completed
Start Date March 2013
Completion Date December 2017
Primary Completion Date July 2014
Phase N/A
Study Type Interventional
Primary Outcome
Measure Time Frame
International Physical activity Questionnaire up to 8 weeks
Secondary Outcome
Measure Time Frame
Barthel index baseline; 8; 18 and 28 weeks
Social Support and Self efficacy SS/SE AID baseline; 8; 18 and 28 weeks
FunFitness baseline; 8,18 and 28 weeks
Internatioanl Physical Activity Questionnaire (IPAQ) Changes from 8 weeks during follow up 18 and 28 weeks
Enrollment 40

Intervention Type: Other

Intervention Name: multimodal intervention

Description: All subjects received a multimodal intervention consist in a multimodal program with an educational approach, where therapist advice about benefits of PA during the exercises, to promote PA with brochure-based decalogue



Inclusion Criteria:

- Participants were can write and read to ask scales

- Participant were able to use an Smartphone

Exclusion Criteria:

- Physical illness that prevent physical activity

Gender: All

Minimum Age: 18 Years

Maximum Age: 65 Years

Healthy Volunteers: No

Overall Official
Last Name Role Affiliation
Antonio I Cuesta Vargas, PhD Principal Investigator University of Malaga
Facility: Patronato Municipal de deportes de Torremolinos
Location Countries


Verification Date

February 2017

Responsible Party

Type: Principal Investigator

Investigator Affiliation: University of Malaga

Investigator Full Name: Dr. Antonio I Cuesta-Vargas

Investigator Title: PhD

Has Expanded Access No
Condition Browse
Number Of Arms 2
Arm Group

Label: Control group

Type: Active Comparator

Description: follow up detraining effect of multimodal intervention

Label: application smartphone-based group

Type: Experimental

Description: Smartphone-based application group (SG) sample will have a reminder to do Phisical activity everyday where patients will have to select if they have done or they haven´t done physical activity.

Study Design Info

Allocation: Randomized

Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment

Primary Purpose: Treatment

Masking: Single (Investigator)