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Dietary Effects on Lipoproteins and Thrombogenic Activity (DELTA)

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00000538
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : October 28, 1999
Last Update Posted : August 13, 2014
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

Brief Summary:
To evaluate the effects of carefully controlled diets on lipoproteins and clotting factors in different demographic groups.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Cardiovascular Diseases Coronary Disease Coronary Heart Disease Risk Reduction Heart Diseases Hyperlipoproteinemia Myocardial Ischemia Thrombosis Behavioral: diet, fat-restricted Phase 3

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 189 participants
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Study Start Date : September 1992
Primary Completion Date : May 1995
Study Completion Date : May 1995

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 75 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Men and women with low HDL and/or high triglyceride levels and/or high insulin levels.

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Sponsors and Collaborators
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
OverallOfficial: Patricia Elmer University of Minnesota - Clinical and Translational Science Institute
OverallOfficial: Henry Ginsberg Columbia University
OverallOfficial: Penny Kris-Etherton Penn State University
OverallOfficial: Paul Roheim Louisiana State University Medical Center

Phillips KM, Tarrago-Trani MT, Grove TM, Grun I, Lugogo R, Harris RF, Stewart KK. Simplified gravimetric determination of total fat in food composites after chloroform-methanol extraction. Journal of American Oil Chemists' Society 74(2): 137-142, 1997.
Phillips KM, Tarrago-Trani MT, Stewart KK. Phytosterol content of experimental diets differing in fatty acid composition. Food Chemistry 64(3): 415-422, 1999.

Responsible Party: University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00000538     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 81
U01HL049644 ( U.S. NIH Grant/Contract )
First Posted: October 28, 1999    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: August 13, 2014
Last Verified: August 2014

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Cardiovascular Diseases
Heart Diseases
Coronary Disease
Coronary Artery Disease
Myocardial Ischemia
Pathologic Processes
Embolism and Thrombosis
Vascular Diseases
Arterial Occlusive Diseases
Lipid Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases