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HealtheTech Lifestyle Program

This study has been completed.
Information provided by:
The Cooper Institute Identifier:
First received: September 2, 2005
Last updated: March 12, 2014
Last verified: March 2014
The purpose of the study is to determine the efficacy of resting metabolic rate (RMR) using BodyGem and BalanceLog in helping overweight and obese individuals manage their weight.

Condition Intervention Phase
Obesity Behavioral: HealtheLifestyle Program Behavioral: step counters with monthly feedback on logs Phase 1

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Single
Official Title: HealtheLifestyle Behavioral Intervention Clinical Trial

Further study details as provided by The Cooper Institute:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • HealtheLifestyle participants will have greater weight loss

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • HealtheLifestyle Program will increase efficacy of products

Estimated Enrollment: 130
Study Start Date: March 2004
Estimated Study Completion Date: February 2006
Detailed Description:
The study plans are to develop and test the efficacy of a practical, structured, and time-limited behavioral intervention (HealtheLifestyle Program) as a supplement to standard HealtheTech products. Approximately 130 participants will be recruited and randomized to either the HealtheTech Program (focusing on calorie and exercise goals using the BalanceLog for tracking), the HealtheLifestyle Program (using step counters, monthly email letters and calls providing information on activity, nutrition, and weight loss), or a delayed treatment program (after 3 months undergo the intervention above).

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 60 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria: healthy adult men and women, 18-60 years -

Exclusion Criteria: not currently participating in a structured diet or exercise program

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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00146510

United States, Texas
The Cooper Institute
Dallas, Texas, United States, 75230
Sponsors and Collaborators
The Cooper Institute
Study Director: Heather Kitzman, MPH The Cooper Institute
  More Information Identifier: NCT00146510     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CI-0126
Study First Received: September 2, 2005
Last Updated: March 12, 2014

Keywords provided by The Cooper Institute:
weight control
physical activity
Health Behavior
Patient Compliance processed this record on August 23, 2017