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Study of Body Composition Methodology in Young Children (InfantPod)

This study has been withdrawn prior to enrollment.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

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

Further study details as provided by Arkansas Children's Hospital Research Institute:

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

Enrollment: 0
Groups/Cohorts
1
Full-term healthy infants ages 5 months to 3 years.

  Eligibility

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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
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00730587


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
  More Information

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 Submitted: August 6, 2008
First Posted: August 8, 2008
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