Energy Expenditure

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : February 15, 2010
Last Update Posted : May 18, 2011
Information provided by:
Arkansas Children's Hospital Research Institute

Brief Summary:
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.

Condition or disease

Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 30 participants
Observational Model: Ecologic or Community
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: Energy Expenditure
Study Start Date : January 2010
Actual Primary Completion Date : December 2010
Actual Study Completion Date : December 2010

healthy children
healthy adults

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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 (NCT number): 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

Responsible Party: Aline Andres, Ph.D., University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Identifier: NCT01068899     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 111597
First Posted: February 15, 2010    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: May 18, 2011
Last Verified: May 2011

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