Skip to main content

Table 1 Characteristics of the included studies with intervention during treatment

From: High-intensity interval training in breast cancer survivors: a systematic review

Study Sample size HIIT     Supervised OR Unsupervised Lab-based OR Home and community-based
Duration and frequency (total times) Mode Intensity Interval and recovery durations
Lee et al. (2019a,b, 2020) [18,19,20] 30 8 weeks, 3×/week (24) Cycle ergometer 90% PPO 7 × 1 min cycling, 2 min active recovery, total 19 min Supervised by exercise trainer Lab-based
Mijwel et al. (2020) [21] 182 16 weeks, 2×/week (32) Cycle ergometer 16–18 RPE 3 × 3 min cycling, 1 min passive recovery, total 11 min Supervised by exercise physiologist or oncology nurse Lab-based
Mijwel et al. (2018) [22] 23 16 weeks, 2×/week (32) Cycle ergometer 16–18 RPE 3 × 3 min cycling, 1 min passive recovery, total 11 min Supervised by exercise physiologist or oncology nurse Lab-based
Mijwel et al. (2018a,b) [23, 24] 206 16 weeks, 2×/week (32) Cycle ergometer 16–18 RPE 3 × 3 min cycling, 1 min passive recovery, total 11 min Supervised by exercise physiologist or oncology nurse Lab-based
Schulz et al. (2018) [25] 16 6 weeks, 2×/week (12) Cycle ergometer 85–100%VO2peak 10 × 1 min cycling, 1 min load-less recovery, total 19 min Supervised by professional Lab-based