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A Survey to Evaluate the Cardiovascular Risk Status of Subjects With Pre-Diabetes in Hong Kong (JADE-HK2)

This study is ongoing, but not recruiting participants.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Juliana Chan, Chinese University of Hong Kong Identifier:
First received: November 5, 2008
Last updated: August 21, 2015
Last verified: August 2015

Hypothesis: A high cardiovascular risk is present in subjects with pre-diabetes in Hong Kong Chinese.

The investigators plan to assess Chinese subjects in Hong Kong who have pre-diabetes (impaired fasting glucose, IFG; or impaired glucose tolerance, IGT) based on oral glucose tolerance test (OGTT) on their cardiovascular risk status such as obesity, hypertension and lipid profile.

Condition Intervention
Cardiovascular Risk Factors
Other: observational, no intervention needed

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: A Survey to Evaluate the Cardiovascular Risk Status of Subjects With Pre-Diabetes in Hong Kong: The Joint Asia Diabetes Evaluation (JADE) Program Sub-study 2 (JADE-HK2)

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Further study details as provided by Chinese University of Hong Kong:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Cardiovascular risk factors: anthroprometric parameters, blood pressure and lipid profiles [ Time Frame: instant ]

Estimated Enrollment: 3000
Study Start Date: November 2008
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2018
Estimated Primary Completion Date: December 2018 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
no treatment
observational, no treatment needed
Other: observational, no intervention needed
observational, no intervention needed


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Hong Kong Chinese with pre-diabetes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Hong Kong Chinese with confirmed IFG or IGT by OGTT

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Confirmed diabetic patients
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00786890

Hong Kong Institute of Diabetes and Obesity
Hong Kong, China, HK
Sponsors and Collaborators
Chinese University of Hong Kong
  More Information

Responsible Party: Juliana Chan, Professor, Chinese University of Hong Kong Identifier: NCT00786890     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: ADF-2008-2
Study First Received: November 5, 2008
Last Updated: August 21, 2015

Keywords provided by Chinese University of Hong Kong:
Prediabetes (IFG, IGT)
Hong Kong Chinese
Cardiovascular risk factors

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Prediabetic State
Glucose Intolerance
Diabetes Mellitus
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Endocrine System Diseases
Hyperglycemia processed this record on April 27, 2017