Fatty Liver and Ectopic Fat in Overweight and Obese Patients
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00886301|
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified March 2010 by Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Nice.
Recruitment status was: Recruiting
First Posted : April 22, 2009
Last Update Posted : March 30, 2010
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment|
|Steatohepatitis||Procedure: liver biopsy|
Non invasive assessment of liver fibrosis and liver inflammation and steatosis is clinically relevant in patients exposed to non alcoholic fatty liver diseases.
The aim of the study is to find new clinico-biological and medical imaging parameters associated with non alcoholic steatohepatitis in overweight and obese patients.
Fatty liver and ectopic fat accumulation will be particularly assessed.
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||100 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Single Group Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||Fatty Liver and Ectopic Fat in Overweight and Obese Patients|
|Study Start Date :||March 2010|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||June 2013|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||June 2013|
obese or overweight patients with fatty liver or ectopic fat
Procedure: liver biopsy
- Liver status will be will be determined by liver biopsy, non invasive liver assessment. Biological and medical imaging parameters will be use to characterize our patients. [ Time Frame: at inclusion and at year 1 ]
- Non invasive liver assessment, biological and medical imaging parameters will be use to characterize our patients. [ Time Frame: at year 1 ]
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00886301
|Hepatogastroenterology, Hôpital l'Archet, CHU de Nice||Recruiting|
|Nice, France, 06000|
|Principal Investigator: Rodolphe ANTY, Dr|
|Sub-Investigator: Albert TRAN, PU PH|
|Sub-Investigator: Jean-Louis SADOUL, PU PH|
|Sub-Investigator: Patrick CHEVALLIER, PU PH|
|Sub-Investigator: Sebastien NOVELLAS, Dr|
|Principal Investigator:||Rodolphe ANTY, Dr||Hepatogastroentérology, CHU de Nice|