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The Influence of an Intervention Program on Altering Health Behavioral Patterns Among IDF's Staff

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00877240
Recruitment Status : Withdrawn (lack of complaince)
First Posted : April 7, 2009
Last Update Posted : March 16, 2016
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Study Description
Brief Summary:
The goal of this study is to determine the effectiveness of a general intervention that includes encouragement of physical activity and healthy living habits of officers and permanent staff in the IDF

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Physical Fitness Habits Balanced Nutrition Weight Reduction Smoking Cessation Reduction of Stress Behavioral: Behavioral intervention-to determine the effectiveness of a general intervention on healthy living habits of IDF staff

Study Design

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 0 participants
Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Study Start Date : August 2008
Primary Completion Date : December 2008
Study Completion Date : August 2009
Arms and Interventions

Arm Intervention/treatment
Lifestyle counseling Behavioral: Behavioral intervention-to determine the effectiveness of a general intervention on healthy living habits of IDF staff
the program consists of 3 times a week of physical activity, nutrition advice, weight lodd program, stress workshop and smoking cessation workshop


Outcome Measures

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. physical fitness habits weight reduction balanced nutrition [ Time Frame: one year ]

Eligibility Criteria

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Ages Eligible for Study:   26 Years to 55 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • IDF'S staff member
  • Age >26
  • One or more risk factor

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Cardio vascular condition
  • Respiratory disease
  • Other healthy conditions according to the physician's decision
Contacts and Locations

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Locations
Israel
IDF's Medical Corps
Tel Hashomer, Israel, 02149
Sponsors and Collaborators
Medical Corps, Israel Defense Force
More Information

Responsible Party: Omer Ankol, MD, IDF's Medical Corps
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00877240     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 735-2008
First Posted: April 7, 2009    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: March 16, 2016
Last Verified: March 2016

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Weight Loss
Body Weight Changes
Body Weight
Signs and Symptoms