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

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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
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:
Bulimia
Binge-Eating Disorder
Eating Disorders
Obesity
Hyperphagia
Signs and Symptoms, Digestive
Signs and Symptoms
Mental Disorders
Overnutrition
Nutrition Disorders
Overweight
Body Weight

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