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Minimizing the Risk for Obesity During Infancy by Extensive Advisory Service

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Ole Pryds, Hvidovre University Hospital Identifier:
First received: November 4, 2010
Last updated: March 17, 2015
Last verified: March 2015

0-hypothesis: advisory support does not

  1. prolong the the breast-feeding period
  2. minimize the risk of obesity and metabolic dysfunction in infants of obese mothers

Condition Intervention
Reduce the Risk of Obesity During Infancy Reduce the Risk of Insulin Resistance Behavioral: advisory support

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single (Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Official Title: Does Advisory Support to Prolong the Breast-feeding Period Reduce the Risk for Obesity and Metabolic Dysfunction in Infants of Obese Mothers ?

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Further study details as provided by Ole Pryds, Hvidovre University Hospital:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • fat tissue [ Time Frame: 6 months ]
    weight skinfolds

Enrollment: 226
Study Start Date: September 2010
Study Completion Date: December 2013
Primary Completion Date: December 2012 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: advisory support
advisory support for six months to prolong the breast-feeding period
Behavioral: advisory support
regular advisory support to the prolong breast-feeding period


Ages Eligible for Study:   up to 3 Days   (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

Healthy, term infants Informed and written consent obtained from both parents -

Exclusion Criteria:

Sick infants Preterm infants No consent

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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01235663

Department of Neonatology, Hvidovre University Hospital
Hvidovre, Denmark, 2650
Sponsors and Collaborators
Hvidovre University Hospital
  More Information

Publications automatically indexed to this study by Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Ole Pryds, MD, Hvidovre University Hospital Identifier: NCT01235663     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: Breastfeeding-2650
Study First Received: November 4, 2010
Last Updated: March 17, 2015

Keywords provided by Ole Pryds, Hvidovre University Hospital:
obesity, insulin resistance

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Insulin Resistance
Nutrition Disorders
Body Weight
Signs and Symptoms
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases processed this record on September 19, 2017