High Blood Pressure?

Do you have high blood pressure?

If so, you may be eligible to participate in a study examining the effects of handgrip exercise on blood pressure:

Influence of Isometric Handgrip Exercise Training on Cardiovascular Health in Hypertension

This study will require you to either A) Perform low intensity handgrip exercise sessions (~20 mins/session) for 12 weeks or B) Have your blood pressure measured (~20 mins) for 12 weeks. Additionally, you will report to 3 laboratory testing sessions.

If you are interested or would like more information, please call or email:

(905) 688-5550 extension 4593

Student Investigator: Liisa Wainman – lw11au@brocku.ca

Principal Investigator: Dr. Deborah O’Leary – doleary@brocku.ca

This study has been cleared by the Brock University Bioscience Research Ethics Board (BREB 15-065).