Am J Gastroenterol 2021 Apr;116(4):717-722
1Department of Medicine, University of California-San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA; 2Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, North Carolina, USA; 3Department of Surgery, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA; 4Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA.
Introduction: We developed the strength training intervention (STRIVE), a home-based exercise program targeting physical function in patients with cirrhosis. In this pilot study, we aimed to evaluate the safety and efficacy of STRIVE.
Methods: Eligible were adult patients with cirrhosis at 3 sites. Read More