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Study of Body Composition Methodology in Young Children (InfantPod)

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00730587
Recruitment Status : Withdrawn (This study will not be conducted. A new study is replacing this one.)
First Posted : August 8, 2008
Last Update Posted : January 7, 2016
Sponsor:
Collaborators:
United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)
University of Arkansas
Information provided by:
Arkansas Children's Hospital Research Institute

Brief Summary:
The InfantPod study is a cross-sectional study designed to determine how practical and precise a body composition method is for measuring body fat and lean tissue in infants and children ages 5 months to 3 years.

Condition or disease
Healthy

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 0 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: Development of a Body Composition Method for Infants and Children

Group/Cohort
1
Full-term healthy infants ages 5 months to 3 years.



Biospecimen Retention:   Samples Without DNA
Urine will be collected from all study participants.


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Ages Eligible for Study:   5 Months to 3 Years   (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Healthy children in the greater Little Rock area.
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Healthy children between ages of 5 months and 3 years

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Child that has any condition that may affect growth
  • Child that has any chronic disease
  • Child that has any carbohydrate metabolism disorder
  • Child that takes any medications that may interfere with study parameters as determined by the investigator

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Locations
United States, Arkansas
Arkansas Children's Nutrition Center
Little Rock, Arkansas, United States, 72202
Sponsors and Collaborators
Arkansas Children's Hospital Research Institute
United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)
University of Arkansas
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Aline Andres, Ph.D. University of Arkansas

Responsible Party: Aline Andres, Ph.D., Universtiy of Arkansas for Medical Science
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00730587     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 105169
First Posted: August 8, 2008    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: January 7, 2016
Last Verified: January 2016

Keywords provided by Arkansas Children's Hospital Research Institute:
Nutrition
Body Fat
Infant
Healthy Babies