Project name: Project category: Kind of research: Country: Principle investigator:

Physical Activity, Exercise, Sport and Recreation Promotion for Adolescents with CF

Psysiotherapy
Quality of care
Clinical research United Kingdom Prof. Craig Williams
Status: Ongoing
Abstract:

1. Ascertain adolescent’s PA with CF over three years.
2. Determination of the psychological and physiological limitations of PA in CF patients, thereby quantifying and improving promotion.
3. Production of a a novel web-based program (ActivOnline) to promote PA participation for use by adolescents and young adults with CF.
4. Empirical evidence of PA intervention to assess impact on quality of life for CF patients, hospital admissions rates, drug usage and medical bills, and school and employment attendance.

UK CF Trust Grant Code: Strategic Research Centre 008

Institute: University of Exeter
City: Exeter (England)
Project amount (€): 855.000

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