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Elevated Triglyceride Levels and Later Type 2 Diabetes

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01182935
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : August 17, 2010
Last Update Posted : July 20, 2011
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
University of Tromso

Brief Summary:
Subjects with elevated serum triglycerides in the 4th Tromso study in 1994/1995 were re-examined with an oral glucose tolerance test to see predictive value of triglycerides regarding development of type 2 diabetes

Condition or disease
Type 2 Diabetes

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 3509 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Elevated Triglyceride Levels and Later Type 2 Diabetes
Study Start Date : April 2010
Primary Completion Date : September 2010
Study Completion Date : November 2010

Resource links provided by the National Library of Medicine

MedlinePlus related topics: Triglycerides
U.S. FDA Resources

Group/Cohort
participants in the 4th Tromsø study



Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Number of subjects with type 2 diabetes diagnosed with oral glucose tolerance test (OGTT) [ Time Frame: At study enrollment in 2010 ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. The relation between serum 25(OH)D levels and blood glucose levels at OGTT [ Time Frame: At study enrollment in 2010 ]

Biospecimen Retention:   Samples Without DNA
serum


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Ages Eligible for Study:   20 Years to 80 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
participants in the 4 Tromsø study 1994 and with elevated serum triglyceride levels
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • participants in the 4 Tromso study 1994 and with elevated serum triglyceride levels

Exclusion Criteria:

  • type 2 diabetes

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Locations
Norway
Univesity of Tromsø
Tromsø, Norway, 9037
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Tromso
Investigators
Principal Investigator: rolf jorde, md University of Tromso

Responsible Party: Rolf Jorde, Univesity of Tromsø
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01182935     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: UIT-ENDO-2010-3
First Posted: August 17, 2010    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: July 20, 2011
Last Verified: July 2011

Keywords provided by University of Tromso:
vitamin D
triglycerides
type 2 diabetes

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Diabetes Mellitus
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
Hypertriglyceridemia
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Endocrine System Diseases
Hyperlipidemias
Dyslipidemias
Lipid Metabolism Disorders