Nutritional Deficiencies in the Bariatric Patients

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified July 2006 by Hadassah Medical Organization.
Recruitment status was  Recruiting
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Hadassah Medical Organization
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00351338
First received: July 11, 2006
Last updated: April 10, 2007
Last verified: July 2006
  Purpose

Although morbidly obese subjects have larger than regular caloric intake, there is evidence that they suffer from nutritional deficiencies at a higher rate than the general population, probably because they eat mostly "unhealthy food."


Condition
Morbid Obesity
Nutritional Deficiency

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Defined Population
Time Perspective: Longitudinal
Official Title: Preoperative Nutritional Deficiencies in the Bariatric Surgery Patients

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Further study details as provided by Hadassah Medical Organization:

Study Start Date: July 2006
  Eligibility

Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • All morbidly obese subjects who are surgery candidates

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Previous bariatric operations
  Contacts and Locations
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Contacts
Contact: Andrei Keidar, MD 00972 50 8946135 akeidar@hadassah.org.il
Contact: Hadas Lamberg, MD 00 972 2 6777572 lhadas@hadassah.org.il

Locations
Israel
Hadassah Medical Organization, Recruiting
Jerusalem, Israel, 12000
Contact: Arik Tzukert,, MD    : 00 972 2 6776095    arik@hadassah.org.il <arik@hadassah.org.il>   
Principal Investigator: Andrei Keidar, MD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Hadassah Medical Organization
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Andrei Keidar, MD Hadassah Medical Organization Israel
  More Information

No publications provided

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00351338     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: chayas-HMO-CTIL
Study First Received: July 11, 2006
Last Updated: April 10, 2007
Health Authority: Israel: Israeli Health Ministry Pharmaceutical Administration

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

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