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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
Information provided by:
Hadassah Medical Organization Identifier:
First received: July 11, 2006
Last updated: April 10, 2007
Last verified: July 2006
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."

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

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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • All morbidly obese subjects who are surgery candidates

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Previous bariatric operations
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00351338

Contact: Andrei Keidar, MD 00972 50 8946135
Contact: Hadas Lamberg, MD 00 972 2 6777572

Hadassah Medical Organization, Recruiting
Jerusalem, Israel, 12000
Contact: Arik Tzukert,, MD    : 00 972 2 6776095 <>   
Principal Investigator: Andrei Keidar, MD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Hadassah Medical Organization
Principal Investigator: Andrei Keidar, MD Hadassah Medical Organization Israel
  More Information Identifier: NCT00351338     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: chayas-HMO-CTIL
Study First Received: July 11, 2006
Last Updated: April 10, 2007

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Obesity, Morbid
Nutrition Disorders
Body Weight
Signs and Symptoms processed this record on August 22, 2017