A Study to Evaluate Exercise for Cancer Patients at Risk of Falling


About this study

The purpose of this study is to develop a data-driven approach that enables healthcare providers to “prescribe” exercise in the appropriate dose in a manner analogous to prescribing a drug.

Participation eligibility

Participant eligibility includes age, gender, type and stage of disease, and previous treatments or health concerns. Guidelines differ from study to study, and identify who can or cannot participate. There is no guarantee that every individual who qualifies and wants to participate in a trial will be enrolled. Contact the study team to discuss study eligibility and potential participation.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • 18 years of age or older at registration.
  • Any cancer type, as documented in the clinical record, other than non-melanoma skin cancer.
  • No issues (such as ongoing unstable angina or loss of a limb) that would preclude exercise.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Younger than 18 years of age at registration.

Participating Mayo Clinic locations

Study statuses change often. Please contact the study team for the most up-to-date information regarding possible participation.

Mayo Clinic Location Status Contact

Rochester, Minn.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Aminah Jatoi, M.D.

Open for enrollment

Contact information:

Christine Huyber CCRP



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