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A Survey on the Rate of Glucose Intolerance in Hong Kong Chinese

This study is ongoing, but not recruiting participants.
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00787215
First Posted: November 7, 2008
Last Update Posted: August 24, 2015
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Juliana Chan, Chinese University of Hong Kong
  Purpose

Hypothesis: There is a high rate of glucose intolerance among Hong Kong Chinese.

The investigators plan to screen Hong Kong Chinese from the community with oral glucose tolerance test (OGTT). The subjects will be referred from GP centers in the community and self-referred with public advertisement on this survey.


Condition Intervention
Diabetes Impaired Glucose Tolerance (IGT) Impaired Fasting Glucose (IFG) Glucose Intolerance Other: observational: no treatment involved

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: A Survey on the Rate of Glucose Intolerance in Hong Kong Chinese: Validation of the Chinese University Diabetes Screening Score

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

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Glucose intolerance status by OGTT [ Time Frame: 2 months ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Glucose intolerance status predicted by Chinese University Diabetes Risk Score validated by OGTTT [ Time Frame: 2 years ]

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 involved
Other: observational: no treatment involved
observational: no treatment involved

  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   12 Years and older   (Child, Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Hong Kong Chinese without history of diabetes
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Hong Kong Chinese without history of diabetes

Exclusion Criteria:

  • known diabetic patients
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00787215


Locations
China
Gary Ko
Hong Kong, China
Sponsors and Collaborators
Chinese University of Hong Kong
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Gary Ko, MD Hong Kong Institute of Diabetes and Obesity
  More Information

Responsible Party: Juliana Chan, Chair Professor of Medicine and Therapeutics, Chinese University of Hong Kong
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00787215     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: ADF-2008-3
First Submitted: November 6, 2008
First Posted: November 7, 2008
Last Update Posted: August 24, 2015
Last Verified: August 2015

Keywords provided by Juliana Chan, Chinese University of Hong Kong:
oral glucose tolerance test
Hong Kong Chinese

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Glucose Intolerance
Hyperglycemia
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases