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The Prevalence of Obesity For Schizophrenia Inpatients in Taiwan

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01170689
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : July 27, 2010
Last Update Posted : July 28, 2010
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
TsaoTun Psychiatric Center, Department of Health, Taiwan

Brief Summary:
This study is the first hospital-based, cross-sectional study to discuss the prevalence of obesity among 710 inpatients with schizophrenia.

Condition or disease
Schizophrenia Obesity

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 710 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: The Prevalence of Obesity For Schizophrenia Inpatients in Taiwan
Study Start Date : March 2010
Actual Primary Completion Date : March 2010
Actual Study Completion Date : March 2010

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MedlinePlus related topics: Schizophrenia

Group/Cohort
Inpatient schizophrenia or schizoaffective disorder



Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Body mass index (BMI) [ Time Frame: cross-sectional study, check one time ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. waist circumference [ Time Frame: cross-sectional study, check for one time ]


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Ages Eligible for Study:   20 Years to 72 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
710 adult schizophrenia patients living in the chronic ward in Tsau-Tun psychiatric center during the first week in March 2010
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  1. diagnosis as ICD 295
  2. Living in rehabilitation ward during 2010/03/22~2010/04/02

Exclusion Criteria:


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Locations
Taiwan
Tsao-Tun Psychiatric Center
Nan-Tou, Taiwan
Sponsors and Collaborators
TsaoTun Psychiatric Center, Department of Health, Taiwan
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Ching Han-Yi, MD Tsaotun Psychiatric Center

Responsible Party: Han-Yi Ching, Psaotun psychiatric center,department of health
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01170689     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: Tsao-Tun Psychiatric Center
First Posted: July 27, 2010    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: July 28, 2010
Last Verified: July 2010

Keywords provided by TsaoTun Psychiatric Center, Department of Health, Taiwan:
Schizophrenia
inpatient
obesity
prevalence

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Obesity
Schizophrenia
Overnutrition
Nutrition Disorders
Overweight
Body Weight
Signs and Symptoms
Schizophrenia Spectrum and Other Psychotic Disorders
Mental Disorders