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Nutritional Deficiencies in the Bariatric Patients

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified July 2006 by Hadassah Medical Organization.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00351338
First Posted: July 12, 2006
Last Update Posted: July 25, 2007
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Information provided by:
Hadassah Medical Organization
  Purpose
Although morbidly obese subjects have larger than regular caloric intake, there is evidence that they suffer from nutritional deficiencies at a higher rate than the general population, probably because they eat mostly "unhealthy food."

Condition
Morbid Obesity Nutritional Deficiency

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Defined Population
Time Perspective: Longitudinal
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Preoperative Nutritional Deficiencies in the Bariatric Surgery Patients

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Further study details as provided by Hadassah Medical Organization:

Study Start Date: July 2006
  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • All morbidly obese subjects who are surgery candidates

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Previous bariatric operations
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00351338


Contacts
Contact: Andrei Keidar, MD 00972 50 8946135 akeidar@hadassah.org.il
Contact: Hadas Lamberg, MD 00 972 2 6777572 lhadas@hadassah.org.il

Locations
Israel
Hadassah Medical Organization, Recruiting
Jerusalem, Israel, 12000
Contact: Arik Tzukert,, MD    : 00 972 2 6776095    arik@hadassah.org.il <arik@hadassah.org.il>   
Principal Investigator: Andrei Keidar, MD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Hadassah Medical Organization
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Andrei Keidar, MD Hadassah Medical Organization Israel
  More Information

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00351338     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: chayas-HMO-CTIL
First Submitted: July 11, 2006
First Posted: July 12, 2006
Last Update Posted: July 25, 2007
Last Verified: July 2006

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Obesity, Morbid
Malnutrition
Obesity
Overnutrition
Nutrition Disorders
Overweight
Body Weight
Signs and Symptoms