Fit Moms- an Internet-based Postpartum Weight Loss Program (FM)
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01096888|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : March 31, 2010
Last Update Posted : October 28, 2015
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Postpartum Weight||Behavioral: Enhanced WIC Program||Early Phase 1|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||25 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Official Title:||FFit Moms- an Internet-based Postpartum Weight Loss Program|
|Study Start Date :||June 2010|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||September 2010|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||November 2010|
No Intervention: Standard WIC care
Patients randomized to this group will receive standard WIC care and an information packet surround healthy eating and activity topics.
Active Comparator: Enhanced WIC weight loss program
Participants randomized into this condition will receive standard WIC care, but will also receive weight loss classes provided through the internet. Topics will cover behavioral weight loss topics, based off the protocols of the Look AHEAD program.
Behavioral: Enhanced WIC Program
Applying an internet based weight loss intervention to participants in the WIC program to enhance weight loss post partum.
- Enhanced WIC program to instigate weight loss [ Time Frame: 3 months ]We are taking the standard WIC care for Mothers who are at least 6 months post partum and enhancing their program to include an internet based weight loss intervention.
- Baseline characteristics that moderate the efficacy of the intervention. [ Time Frame: 3 months ]To examine the relationship between changes in behaviors, psychosocial factors, and weight changes during the 3-month period.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01096888
|United States, California|
|California Polytechnic State University|
|San Luis Obispo, California, United States, 93407|
|Principal Investigator:||Suzanne Phelan, PhD.||California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo|