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

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00787215
Recruitment Status : Active, not recruiting
First Posted : November 7, 2008
Last Update Posted : August 24, 2015
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):

Study Description
Brief Summary:

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

Study Design

Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 3000 participants
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
Study Start Date : November 2008
Estimated Primary Completion Date : December 2018
Estimated Study Completion Date : December 2018
Groups and Cohorts

Group/Cohort Intervention/treatment
no treatment
observational: no treatment involved
Other: observational: no treatment involved
observational: no treatment involved


Outcome Measures

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

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

Eligibility Criteria

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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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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 Posted: November 7, 2008    Key Record Dates
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