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Treatment for Obesity and Binge Eating Disorder

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00537758
First Posted: October 1, 2007
Last Update Posted: October 1, 2007
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Collaborator:
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
Information provided by:
Yale University
  Purpose
This study is a test of cognitive behavioral therapy(CBT) and behavioral weight loss (BWL) treatments for obese patients with binge eating disorder (BED). The study involves a comparison of three treatment conditions: (1) CBT; (2) BWL, and (3) a sequential (two-part) treatment consisting of CBT followed by BWL.

Condition Intervention
Binge Eating Disorder Obesity Behavioral: Cognitive Behavior Therapy Behavioral: CBT and BWL Behavioral: Behavioral Weight Loss Treatment

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Treatment for Obesity and Binge Eating Disorder

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Further study details as provided by Yale University:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Binge Eating
  • BMI

Enrollment: 125
Study Start Date: July 2002
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: 1
Cognitive Behavior Therapy
Behavioral: Cognitive Behavior Therapy
Experimental: 2
Behavioral Weight Loss Treatment
Behavioral: Behavioral Weight Loss Treatment
Experimental: 3
CBT + BWL
Behavioral: CBT and BWL

  Eligibility

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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Binge Eating
  • Overweight

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Pregnancy
  • Current cardiac disease
  • Serious neurologic illnesses
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00537758


Locations
United States, Connecticut
Yale Psychiatric Research at Congress Place
New Haven, Connecticut, United States, 06519
Sponsors and Collaborators
Yale University
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Carlos M. Grilo, PhD Yale University
  More Information

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00537758     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: R01DK049587 ( U.S. NIH Grant/Contract )
First Submitted: September 27, 2007
First Posted: October 1, 2007
Last Update Posted: October 1, 2007
Last Verified: September 2007

Keywords provided by Yale University:
binge eating disorder
cognitive behavior therapy
combination therapy
obesity
weight loss
body weight
clinical trial
dietary restriction
overeating
weight control

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Disease
Obesity
Feeding and Eating Disorders
Binge-Eating Disorder
Bulimia
Pathologic Processes
Overnutrition
Nutrition Disorders
Overweight
Body Weight
Signs and Symptoms
Mental Disorders
Hyperphagia
Signs and Symptoms, Digestive