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NCT01944761 : The Neuro-protective Effects of Exercise in Children With Brain Tumors
PhaseN/A
AgesMin: 9 Years Max: 14 Years
Eligibility
Inclusion Criteria:

- Survivors will be included if they are between 9 and 14 years of age. - -
Survivors will be included if they either declare English as their native language or
have had at least two years of schooling in English at the time of their first
assessment.

- Survivors must have been diagnosed with a hemispheric or posterior fossa tumor and
been treated with cranial spinal or focal radiation.

- No more than 7 years may have elapsed between diagnosis and time of study.

- Survivors with a shunt will be included in the study, but will need to be identified
prior to study on-set to discuss any specific considerations for imaging and physical
activity.

Exclusion Criteria:

- have a prior history of traumatic brain injury, neurological disorder, visual or
sensory impairment, cerebral palsy, developmental delay or learning disability

- are younger than 9 years (the delivery of an intervention program to young children
carries challenges that make it difficult to include in an initial feasibility grant)
or older than 14 years

- require sedation for MRI imaging

- severe neurological/motor dysfunction that would preclude safe participation in an
exercise program.
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