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Treatment of Binge Eating Disorder

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00041743
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : July 17, 2002
Last Update Posted : January 13, 2010
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)

Brief Summary:
This is a study examining the use of different degrees of therapist involvement in the treatment of Binge Eating Disorder. The study will examine both which approaches work best for decreasing symptoms and which are most cost-effective.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Binge Eating Disorder Behavioral: Group Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Not Applicable

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Enrollment : 200 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Treatment of Binge Eating Disorder
Study Start Date : July 2002
Actual Study Completion Date : December 2007

Resource links provided by the National Library of Medicine

MedlinePlus related topics: Eating Disorders





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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 65 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria
  • Binge Eating Disorder
  • Age 18-65, Male or Female
  • Not Currently receiving psychotherapy
  • Not currently in Formal weight loss treatment
  • No current unstable medical problems
  • No history of Bipolar illness or Schizophrenia
  • Overweight or Obese (body mass index 25-45)

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00041743


Locations
United States, Minnesota
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States, 55454
Sponsors and Collaborators
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Scott J Crow, MD Universtiy of Minnesota