Diet and Exercise in Overweight Children Postburn

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Recruitment Status : Withdrawn
First Posted : September 28, 2007
Last Update Posted : October 29, 2012
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Michele Gottschlich, Shriners Hospitals for Children

Brief Summary:
Examine clinical results of an interdisciplinary weight management program that includes medical evaluation, nutrition counseling, exercise, and behavioral interventions.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Obesity Burns Behavioral: Behavior modification, Nutrition Education, Exercise Early Phase 1

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 0 participants
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: The Impact of a Diet and Exercise Program in Overweight Pediatric Patients During Burn Rehabilitation
Study Start Date : April 2006
Actual Primary Completion Date : October 2012
Actual Study Completion Date : October 2012

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Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. BMI [ Time Frame: 12 and 24 months following intervention ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. fitness level [ Time Frame: 12 and 24 months following intervention ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   10 Years to 18 Years   (Child, Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All

Inclusion Criteria:

  • 10-18 years old
  • BMI > or = 95th percentile
  • > 1 year postburn and out of pressure garments
  • Live within 100 minle radius of SHC
  • Informed consent and HIPPA form signed
  • Parent/guardia willing to make time commitment

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Undergone major surgery in the 4 months prior to start of program or have any major surgery planned in 2 year time frame
  • Physical/health condition that precludes regular exercise
  • Significant mental health diagnosis
  • Advised by MD not to exercise
  • Thyroid disease, routine steroid use,pregnancy
  • Unable to understand the instructions/content of program

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00537160

Sponsors and Collaborators
Shriners Hospitals for Children
Principal Investigator: Michele M Gottschlich, PhD, RD, CNSD Shriners Hospital for Children

Responsible Party: Michele Gottschlich, Research Dietitian, Shriners Hospitals for Children Identifier: NCT00537160     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 06-04-26-01
First Posted: September 28, 2007    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: October 29, 2012
Last Verified: October 2012

Keywords provided by Michele Gottschlich, Shriners Hospitals for Children:

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Body Weight
Signs and Symptoms