Prediction of Weight Gain by Children and Adolescents
|Study Design:||Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
|Official Title:||Prediction of Weight Gain by Children and Adolescents That Participate in a Multi-disciplinary Intervention Program for Treatment of Overweight and Obese|
- Participants will be able to predict their weight change [ Time Frame: 6 months ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
|Study Start Date:||January 2011|
|Estimated Study Completion Date:||December 2016|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date:||April 2016 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
This study include 1000 weight measurements of children and adolescence, boys and girls, ages 5-18, that taking pat in a multi-disciplinary intervention program for treatment of the overweight and obese in Meir medical center.
The aim of this study is to examine whether a child participating in a multi-disciplinary intervention program for treatment of the overweight and obese in Meir medical center, can predict his weight change during intervention before the actual weighing.
This study will include 1000 weight measurements of children and adolescents, boys and girls, ages 5-18 years. A patient might be measured several times.
The data will be collected during 6 mounts. in this period the program participants will be asked, discretely, before being weighed if, in there opinion, they had lost or gained weight in the past week, and how mach and why.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01111812
|Contact: Dan Nemet, MDfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|'Meir children's sport and health center'||Recruiting|
|Kfar-Saba, Israel, 44281|
|Contact: Dan Nemet, MD 972-9-7471076 email@example.com|
|Principal Investigator: Dan Nemet, MD|