Treatment for Obesity and Binge Eating Disorder

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Collaborator:
Information provided by:
Yale University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00537758
First received: September 27, 2007
Last updated: NA
Last verified: September 2007
History: No changes posted
  Purpose

This study is a test of cognitive behavioral therapy(CBT) and behavioral weight loss (BWL) treatments for obese patients with binge eating disorder (BED). The study involves a comparison of three treatment conditions: (1) CBT; (2) BWL, and (3) a sequential (two-part) treatment consisting of CBT followed by BWL.


Condition Intervention
Binge Eating Disorder
Obesity
Behavioral: Cognitive Behavior Therapy
Behavioral: CBT and BWL
Behavioral: Behavioral Weight Loss Treatment

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Treatment for Obesity and Binge Eating Disorder

Resource links provided by NLM:


Further study details as provided by Yale University:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Binge Eating
  • BMI

Enrollment: 125
Study Start Date: July 2002
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: 1
Cognitive Behavior Therapy
Behavioral: Cognitive Behavior Therapy
Experimental: 2
Behavioral Weight Loss Treatment
Behavioral: Behavioral Weight Loss Treatment
Experimental: 3
CBT + BWL
Behavioral: CBT and BWL

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 60 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Binge Eating
  • Overweight

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Pregnancy
  • Current cardiac disease
  • Serious neurologic illnesses
  Contacts and Locations
Choosing to participate in a study is an important personal decision. Talk with your doctor and family members or friends about deciding to join a study. To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the Contacts provided below. For general information, see Learn About Clinical Studies.

Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00537758

Locations
United States, Connecticut
Yale Psychiatric Research at Congress Place
New Haven, Connecticut, United States, 06519
Sponsors and Collaborators
Yale University
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Carlos M. Grilo, PhD Yale University
  More Information

No publications provided

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00537758     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: R01DK049587
Study First Received: September 27, 2007
Last Updated: September 27, 2007
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board

Keywords provided by Yale University:
binge eating disorder
cognitive behavior therapy
combination therapy
obesity
weight loss
body weight
clinical trial
dietary restriction
overeating
weight control

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Binge-Eating Disorder
Bulimia
Disease
Eating Disorders
Obesity
Body Weight
Hyperphagia
Mental Disorders
Nutrition Disorders
Overnutrition
Overweight
Pathologic Processes
Signs and Symptoms
Signs and Symptoms, Digestive

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on October 22, 2014