The Prevalence of Obesity For Schizophrenia Inpatients in Taiwan

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
TsaoTun Psychiatric Center, Department of Health, Taiwan
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01170689
First received: July 26, 2010
Last updated: July 27, 2010
Last verified: July 2010
  Purpose

This study is the first hospital-based, cross-sectional study to discuss the prevalence of obesity among 710 inpatients with schizophrenia.


Condition
Schizophrenia
Obesity

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: The Prevalence of Obesity For Schizophrenia Inpatients in Taiwan

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Further study details as provided by TsaoTun Psychiatric Center, Department of Health, Taiwan:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Body mass index (BMI) [ Time Frame: cross-sectional study, check one time ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • waist circumference [ Time Frame: cross-sectional study, check for one time ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Enrollment: 710
Study Start Date: March 2010
Study Completion Date: March 2010
Primary Completion Date: March 2010 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts
Inpatient schizophrenia or schizoaffective disorder

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   20 Years to 72 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population

710 adult schizophrenia patients living in the chronic ward in Tsau-Tun psychiatric center during the first week in March 2010

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  1. diagnosis as ICD 295
  2. Living in rehabilitation ward during 2010/03/22~2010/04/02

Exclusion Criteria:

none

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01170689

Locations
Taiwan
Tsao-Tun Psychiatric Center
Nan-Tou, Taiwan
Sponsors and Collaborators
TsaoTun Psychiatric Center, Department of Health, Taiwan
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Ching Han-Yi, MD Tsaotun Psychiatric Center
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Han-Yi Ching, Psaotun psychiatric center,department of health
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01170689     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: Tsao-Tun Psychiatric Center
Study First Received: July 26, 2010
Last Updated: July 27, 2010
Health Authority: Taiwan: Department of Health

Keywords provided by TsaoTun Psychiatric Center, Department of Health, Taiwan:
Schizophrenia
inpatient
obesity
prevalence

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Obesity
Schizophrenia
Overnutrition
Nutrition Disorders
Overweight
Body Weight
Signs and Symptoms
Schizophrenia and Disorders with Psychotic Features
Mental Disorders

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