Impact of Non-Commercialism Policy in Seattle Schools

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00063700
First received: July 2, 2003
Last updated: January 12, 2010
Last verified: January 2010
  Purpose

This pilot study on the impact of a non-commercialism policy in Seattle schools will assess and evaluate obesity-related health outcomes of a real-life policy decision, recently voted on and adopted by the Seattle School Board. The policy reduces the exposure to advertising and other marketing pressures, including those from commercial food vendors.


Condition Intervention
Obesity
Procedure: reducing exposure to marketing pressures

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Primary Purpose: Prevention
Official Title: Impact of Non-Commercialism Policy in Seattle Schools

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Further study details as provided by National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK):

Study Start Date: September 2002
Estimated Study Completion Date: July 2005
  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   13 Years to 18 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

no restrictions

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00063700

Locations
United States, Washington
Seattle school
Seattle, Washington, United States
Sponsors and Collaborators
  More Information

No publications provided

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00063700     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: INCPSS (completed)
Study First Received: July 2, 2003
Last Updated: January 12, 2010
Health Authority: United States: Federal Government

Keywords provided by National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK):
obesity in school aged children

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Obesity
Overnutrition
Nutrition Disorders
Overweight
Body Weight
Signs and Symptoms

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on July 26, 2014