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Elevated Triglyceride Levels and Later Type 2 Diabetes

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Information provided by:
University of Tromso Identifier:
First received: August 11, 2010
Last updated: July 19, 2011
Last verified: July 2011
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

Type 2 Diabetes

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Elevated Triglyceride Levels and Later Type 2 Diabetes

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Further study details as provided by University of Tromso:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Number of subjects with type 2 diabetes diagnosed with oral glucose tolerance test (OGTT) [ Time Frame: At study enrollment in 2010 ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • The relation between serum 25(OH)D levels and blood glucose levels at OGTT [ Time Frame: At study enrollment in 2010 ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Biospecimen Retention:   Samples Without DNA

Enrollment: 3509
Study Start Date: April 2010
Study Completion Date: November 2010
Primary Completion Date: September 2010 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
participants in the 4th Tromsø study


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

Inclusion Criteria:

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

Exclusion Criteria:

  • type 2 diabetes
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01182935

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

Responsible Party: Rolf Jorde, Univesity of Tromsø Identifier: NCT01182935     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: UIT-ENDO-2010-3 
Study First Received: August 11, 2010
Last Updated: July 19, 2011
Health Authority: Norway:National Committee for Medical and Health Research Ethics

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

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Diabetes Mellitus
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Endocrine System Diseases
Lipid Metabolism Disorders processed this record on October 21, 2016