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Prevalence of the Metabolic Syndrome in SPR Taking Antipsychotics

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 June 2009 by Seoul National Hospital.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
Korea Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
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Seoul National Hospital Identifier:
First received: December 6, 2007
Last updated: June 11, 2009
Last verified: June 2009
The purpose of this study is to assess the cross-sectional prevalence of the metabolic syndrome in patients with schizophrenia taking antipsychotics.

Metabolic Syndrome Schizophrenia

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: Prevalence of the Metabolic Syndrome in Patients With Schizophrenia Taking Antipsychotics

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Further study details as provided by Seoul National Hospital:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • metabolic syndrome [ Time Frame: cross-sectional ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • each factor of metabolic syndrome

Biospecimen Retention:   Samples Without DNA
blood sampling

Estimated Enrollment: 1000
Study Start Date: December 2007
Estimated Study Completion Date: September 2009
A, observatoin
inpatients and outpatients in Seoul National Hospital

Detailed Description:

Schizophrenic patients taking any kind of antipsychotics for at least 1 year at the Seoul National Hospital will be participated in this study.

we are planning to enroll approximately 1000 patients with schizophrenia.

For each subject

  • abdominal circumference
  • body mass index
  • lipid profile : TG, HDL-chlo, total chol
  • systolic/diastolic blood pressure
  • fasting blood glucose will be measured.

we will calculate the rates of patients who meet the criteria for the Metabolic syndrome.

  1. Abdominal obesity : absolute criteria
  2. 2 or more of followings

    1. Triglyceride ≥ 150mg/dL or ongoing treatment
    2. HDL-cholesterol < 40mg/dL (men) HDL-cholesterol < 50mg/dL (female) or ongoing treatment
    3. Hypertension 130mmHg ≥ systolic 85mmHg ≥ diastolic or ongoing treatment
    4. FBS ≥ 100mg/dL or previous diagnosis of type II DM

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 65 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
DSM-IV diagnosis of schizophrenia

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients taking a same antipsychotics at least more than one year
  • schizophrenia or schizoaffective disorder

Exclusion Criteria:

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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00569504

Contact: Shi Hyun Kang, M.D. 82-2-2204-0326

Korea, Republic of
Seoul National Hospital Recruiting
Seoul, Korea, Republic of, 139-757
Contact: Shi Hyun Kang, M.D.    82-2-2204-0326   
Sponsors and Collaborators
Seoul National Hospital
Korea Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
Study Director: Jong-il Lee, M.D. Seoul National Hospital
  More Information

Responsible Party: Shi Hyun Kang, Seoul National Hospital Identifier: NCT00569504     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: snh001
Study First Received: December 6, 2007
Last Updated: June 11, 2009

Keywords provided by Seoul National Hospital:
metabolic syndrome

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Metabolic Syndrome X
Pathologic Processes
Schizophrenia Spectrum and Other Psychotic Disorders
Mental Disorders
Insulin Resistance
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Antipsychotic Agents
Tranquilizing Agents
Central Nervous System Depressants
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Psychotropic Drugs processed this record on August 22, 2017