Assessing the 'active couch potato' phenomenon in cardiac rehabilitation: Rationale and study protocol

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Freene, Nicole, del Pozo Cruz, Borja and Davey, Rachel. (2016). Assessing the 'active couch potato' phenomenon in cardiac rehabilitation: Rationale and study protocol. BMC Health Services Research. 16(1), pp. 1 - 6. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12913-016-1313-x
AuthorsFreene, Nicole, del Pozo Cruz, Borja and Davey, Rachel
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Background: There is little evidence of whether or not those who have attended cardiac rehabilitation (CR) are meeting the physical activity guidelines recommended for secondary prevention of cardiovascular disease. In healthy individuals, there is evidence, that even if individuals are meeting the physical activity guidelines, the harmfulness of too much sedentary behaviour remains (active couch potato (ACP) phenomenon). Currently, there appears to be no evidence of the ACP phenomenon in those attending CR. The aims of the study are to examine the level of physical activity and sedentary behaviour in those with coronary heart disease (CHD) who have attended CR, and to investigate the potential independent associations between these behaviours and cardio-metabolic health, health-related quality of life, exercise capacity, anxiety and depression. Methods: A prospective cohort study will be conducted in Australia over 12-months. Baseline data from this study will contribute to an international, multi-centre cross-sectional study (Australia, New Zealand, United States of America, South Africa, Spain, and Portugal). Adults currently enrolled in a 6-week phase II cardiac rehabilitation program with stable CHD and receiving optimal medical treatment +/− revascularisation will be recruited. Outcome measures will be taken at baseline (commence CR), 6 weeks (complete CR), 6 and 12-months. Physical activity and sedentary behaviour will be measured using accelerometry and two questionnaires (Active Australia Survey, Past-Day Adults’ Sedentary Time questionnaire). Health outcomes will include body mass index, waist-to-hip ratio, lipid profile, blood glucose level, quality-of-life (MacNew), exercise capacity (6-min walk test), anxiety and depression (Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale). Discussion: There has been limited investigation of the physical activity levels and sedentary behaviour of individuals with CHD attending CR. There are no studies assessing the relationship of these behaviours with health outcomes over the short and medium-term. As in healthy individuals, physical activity and sedentary behaviour may have independent effects on cardiovascular risk factors in people with CHD, which may contribute to recurrent cardiovascular events. If this is so, reducing sedentary behaviour may be a feasible first-line, additional and more achievable strategy to improve the health of those with CHD, alongside traditional recommendations to increase the time spent in moderate-to-vigorous intensity physical activity. Trial registration: Australian New Zealand Clinical Trials Registry (ANZCTR): ACTRN12615000995572

Keywordscoronary heart disease; sedentary behaviour; physical activity
Year2016
JournalBMC Health Services Research
Journal citation16 (1), pp. 1 - 6
PublisherBioMed Central
ISSN1472-6963
Digital Object Identifier (DOI)https://doi.org/10.1186/s12913-016-1313-x
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Fiabilidad de un test isométrico de rodilla en mujeres con fibromialgia mediante test-retest de 12 semanas (Reliability of an isometric knee test in women with fibromialgia using 12-week test-revisit)
Olivares, Pedro R., Perez-Sousa, Miguel A., del Pozo Cruz, Borja, Delgado-Gil, Serafin, Domínguez-Muñoz, Francisco Javier and Parraca, Jose A.. (2014). Fiabilidad de un test isométrico de rodilla en mujeres con fibromialgia mediante test-retest de 12 semanas (Reliability of an isometric knee test in women with fibromialgia using 12-week test-revisit). Revista Colombiana de Reumatologia. 21(2), pp. 70 - 75. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0121-8123(14)70151-3
Test-retest reliability and minimal detectable change scores for fitness assessment in older adults with type 2 diabetes
Alfonso-Rosa, Rosa M., del Pozo Cruz, Borja, Del Pozo-Cruz, Jesús, Corrales, Borja Sañudo and Rogers, Michael E.. (2014). Test-retest reliability and minimal detectable change scores for fitness assessment in older adults with type 2 diabetes. Rehabilitation Nursing. 39(5), pp. 260 - 268. https://doi.org/10.1002/rnj.111
Effects of supervised whole body vibration exercise on fall risk factors, functional dependence and health-related quality of life in nursing home residents aged 80+
Álvarez-Barbosa, Francisco, del Pozo-Cruz, Jesús, del Pozo-Cruz, Borja, Alfonso-Rosa, Rosa M., Rogers, Michael E. and Zhang, Yanxin. (2014). Effects of supervised whole body vibration exercise on fall risk factors, functional dependence and health-related quality of life in nursing home residents aged 80+. Maturitas. 79(4), pp. 456 - 463. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.maturitas.2014.09.010
Impact of physical activity on psychological distress: A prospective analysis of an Australian national sample
Perales, Francisco, del Pozo-Cruz, Jesús and del Pozo-Cruz, Borja. (2014). Impact of physical activity on psychological distress: A prospective analysis of an Australian national sample. American Journal of Public Health. 104(12), pp. e91 - e97. https://doi.org/10.2105/AJPH.2014.302169
Reliability and validity of lumbar and abdominal trunk muscle endurance tests in office workers with nonspecific subacute low back pain
del Pozo-Cruz, Borja, Hernandez-Mocholi, Miguel H., del Pozo-Cruz, Jesús, Parraca, Jose A., Adsuar, Jose C. and Gusi, Narcis. (2014). Reliability and validity of lumbar and abdominal trunk muscle endurance tests in office workers with nonspecific subacute low back pain. Journal of Back and Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation. 27(4), pp. 399 - 408. https://doi.org/10.3233/BMR-140460
Validation and comparison of 15-D and EQ-5D-5L instruments in a Spanish Parkinson's disease population sample
García-Gordillo, Miguel Ángel, del Pozo-Cruz, Borja, Adsuar, José Carmelo, Sánchez-Martínez, Fernando Ignacio and Abellán-Perpiñán, Jose María. (2014). Validation and comparison of 15-D and EQ-5D-5L instruments in a Spanish Parkinson's disease population sample. Quality of Life Research. 23(4), pp. 1315 - 1326. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11136-013-0569-4
The relationship between nutritional status, functional capacity, and health-related quality of life in older adults with type 2 diabetes: A pilot explanatory study
Alfonso-Rosa, Rosa M., del Pozo Cruz, Borja, del Pozo-Cruz, Jesús, del Pozo-Cruz, Jose and Sañudo, Borja. (2013). The relationship between nutritional status, functional capacity, and health-related quality of life in older adults with type 2 diabetes: A pilot explanatory study. Journal of Nutrition, Health and Aging. 17(4), pp. 315 - 321. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12603-013-0028-5
Clinical effects of a nine-month web-based intervention in subacute non-specific low back pain patients: A randomized controlled trial
del Pozo-Cruz, Borja, Gusi, Narcis, del Pozo-Cruz, Jesús, Adsuar, Jose C., Hernandez-Mocholí, Miguel and Parraca, Jose A.. (2013). Clinical effects of a nine-month web-based intervention in subacute non-specific low back pain patients: A randomized controlled trial. Clinical Rehabilitation. 27(1), pp. 28 - 39. https://doi.org/10.1177/0269215512444632
Reanalysis of a tailored web-based exercise programme for office workers with sub-acute low back pain: Assessing the stage of change in behaviour
del Pozo Cruz, Borja, del Pozo-Cruz, Jesús, Adsuar, Jose C., Parraca, Jose A. and Gusi, Narcis. (2013). Reanalysis of a tailored web-based exercise programme for office workers with sub-acute low back pain: Assessing the stage of change in behaviour. Psychology, Health & Medicine. 18(6), pp. 687 - 697. https://doi.org/10.1080/13548506.2013.765019
A primary care–based randomized controlled trial of 12-week whole-body vibration for balance improvement in type 2 diabetes mellitus
del Pozo-Cruz, Jesús, Alfonso-Rosa, Rosa M., Ugia, José L., McVeigh, Joseph G., del Pozo-Cruz, Borja and Sañudo, Borja. (2013). A primary care–based randomized controlled trial of 12-week whole-body vibration for balance improvement in type 2 diabetes mellitus. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. 94(11), pp. 2112 - 2118. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apmr.2013.05.030
Whole body vibration training improves leg blood flow and adiposity in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus
Sañudo, Borja, Alfonso-Rosa, Rosa M., del Pozo-Cruz, Borja, del Pozo-Cruz, Jesús, Galiano, Delfín and Figueroa, Arturo. (2013). Whole body vibration training improves leg blood flow and adiposity in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus. European Journal of Applied Physiology. 113(9), pp. 2245 - 2252. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00421-013-2654-3
Musculoskeletal fitness and health-related quality of life characteristics among sedentary office workers affected by sub-acute, non-specific low back pain: A cross-sectional study
del Pozo Cruz, Borja, Gusi, Narcis, Adsuar, Jose C., del Pozo-Cruz, Jesús, Parraca, Jose A. and Hernandez-Mocholí, M.. (2013). Musculoskeletal fitness and health-related quality of life characteristics among sedentary office workers affected by sub-acute, non-specific low back pain: A cross-sectional study. Physiotherapy. 99(3), pp. 194 - 200. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.physio.2012.06.006
Using whole-body vibration training in patients affected with common neurological diseases: A systematic literature review
del Pozo-Cruz, Borja, Adsuar, Jose C., Parraca, Jose A., del Pozo-Cruz, Jesús, Olivares, Pedro R. and Gusi, Narcis. (2012). Using whole-body vibration training in patients affected with common neurological diseases: A systematic literature review. Journal of Alternative & Complementary Medicine. 18(1), pp. 29 - 41. https://doi.org/10.1089/acm.2010.0691
An occupational, internet-based intervention to prevent chronicity in subacute lower back pain: A randomized controlled trial
del Pozo Cruz, Borja, Parraca, Jose A., del Pozo-Cruz, Jesús, Adsuar, Jose C., Hill, Jonathan C. and Gusi, Narcis. (2012). An occupational, internet-based intervention to prevent chronicity in subacute lower back pain: A randomized controlled trial. Journal of Rehabilitation Medicine. 44(7), pp. 581 - 587. https://doi.org/10.2340/16501977-0988
A Web-Based Intervention to Improve and Prevent low back pain among office workers: A randomized controlled trial
del Pozo Cruz, Borja, Adsuar, Jose C., Parraca, Jose A., del Pozo-Cruz, Jesus, Moreno, Antonio and Gusi, Narcis. (2012). A Web-Based Intervention to Improve and Prevent low back pain among office workers: A randomized controlled trial. Journal of Orthopaedic and Sports Physical Therapy. 42(10), pp. 831 - 841. https://doi.org/10.2519/jospt.2012.3980
Balance training reduces fear of falling and improves dynamic balance and isometric strength in institutionalised older people: A randomised trial
Gusi, Narcis, Adsuar, Jose Carmelo, Corzo, Héctor, del Pozo Cruz, Borja, Olivares, Pedro R. and Parraca, Jose A.. (2012). Balance training reduces fear of falling and improves dynamic balance and isometric strength in institutionalised older people: A randomised trial. Journal of Physiotherapy. 58(2), pp. 97 - 104. https://doi.org/10.1016/S1836-9553(12)70089-9
Whole body vibration improves the single-leg stance static balance in women with fibromyalgia: a randomized controlled trial
Adsuar, Jose C., del Pozo Cruz, Borja, Parraca, Jose A., Olivares, Pedro R. and Gusi, Narcis. (2012). Whole body vibration improves the single-leg stance static balance in women with fibromyalgia: a randomized controlled trial. The Journal of Sports Medicine and Physical Fitness. 52(1), pp. 85 - 91.
Test-retest reliability of isometric and isokinetic knee extension and flexion in patients with fibromyalgia: Evaluation of the smallest real difference
Adsuar, Jose C., Olivares, Pedro R., del Pozo-Cruz, Borja, Parraca, Jose A. and Gusi, Narcis. (2011). Test-retest reliability of isometric and isokinetic knee extension and flexion in patients with fibromyalgia: Evaluation of the smallest real difference. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. 92(10), pp. 1646 - 1651. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apmr.2011.04.017
Tilting whole body vibration improves quality of life in women with fibromyalgia: A randomized controlled trial
Olivares, Pedro R., Gusi, Narcis, Parraca, Jose A., Adsuar, Jose C. and del Pozo-Cruz, Borja. (2011). Tilting whole body vibration improves quality of life in women with fibromyalgia: A randomized controlled trial. Journal of Alternative & Complementary Medicine. 17(8), pp. 723 - 728. https://doi.org/10.1089/acm.2010.0296
The Spanish version of the "STarT Back Screening Tool" (SBST) in different subgroups
Gusi, Narcís, del Pozo-Cruz, Borja, Olivares, Pedro R., Hernández-Mocholi, Miguel and Hill, Jonathan C.. (2011). The Spanish version of the "STarT Back Screening Tool" (SBST) in different subgroups. Atención Primaria. 43(7), pp. 356 - 361. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.aprim.2010.05.019
Effects of whole body vibration therapy on main outcome measures for chronic non-specific low back pain: A single-blind randomized controlled trial
del Pozo-Cruz, Borja, Hernández Mocholí, Miguel A., Adsuar, Jose C., Parraca, Jose A., Muro, Inmaculada and Gusi, Narcis. (2011). Effects of whole body vibration therapy on main outcome measures for chronic non-specific low back pain: A single-blind randomized controlled trial. Journal of Rehabilitation Medicine. 43(8), pp. 689 - 694. https://doi.org/10.2340/16501977-0830