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Energy Expenditure

This study has been completed.
Information provided by:
Arkansas Children's Hospital Research Institute Identifier:
First received: February 12, 2010
Last updated: May 16, 2011
Last verified: May 2011
The purpose of this study is to standardize methods in measuring a person's energy expenditure. These methods may be used in a larger study in the future.


Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Ecologic or Community
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: Energy Expenditure

Further study details as provided by Arkansas Children's Hospital Research Institute:

Estimated Enrollment: 30
Study Start Date: January 2010
Study Completion Date: December 2010
Primary Completion Date: December 2010 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
healthy children
healthy adults


Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Healthy women and children who do not have any respiratory or pulmonary disorders

Inclusion Criteria:

  • adults must be 18 years of age or older
  • children must be between 6 and 88 pounds

Exclusion Criteria:

  • pulmonary or respiratory disorders
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01068899

United States, Arkansas
Arkansas Children's Nutrition Center
Little Rock, Arkansas, United States, 72202
Sponsors and Collaborators
Arkansas Children's Hospital Research Institute
Principal Investigator: Aline Andres, PhD University of Arkansas
  More Information

Responsible Party: Aline Andres, Ph.D., University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Identifier: NCT01068899     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 111597
Study First Received: February 12, 2010
Last Updated: May 16, 2011

Keywords provided by Arkansas Children's Hospital Research Institute:
healthy adults
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