Effect of Energy- and Protein-rich Foods on Physiological Functions and Quality of Life in Undernourished Patients
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01240031|
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified November 2010 by University of Copenhagen.
Recruitment status was: Recruiting
First Posted : November 15, 2010
Last Update Posted : November 15, 2010
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment|
|Malnutrition||Other: Individualised nutritional therapy Other: Usual nutrition care|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||80 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||Single (Outcomes Assessor)|
|Primary Purpose:||Supportive Care|
|Official Title:||Framework for Developing Appetising, Energy- and Protein-rich Foods for Patients at Nutritional Risk: Effect on Physiological Functions and Quality of Life|
|Study Start Date :||April 2010|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||December 2010|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||December 2010|
Other: Individualised nutritional therapy
- Thorough sensory and nutrition assessment (questionnaire).
- Nutrition plan adjusted daily according to the assessment.
- Serving appetising, energy- and protein-dense meals, snacks and drinks.
Nutritional therapy as based on previous results of the project on patient meal experiences and preferences (note citations below) and comprising of:
- Intake [ Time Frame: Study period during admission in hopsital ]Expressed as energy and protein balance (percent of calculated requirements met by intake as per daily dietary recording)
- Handgrip strength [ Time Frame: Study period during admission in hopsital ]Grip track dynamometer (3 trials)
- Reaction time [ Time Frame: Study period during admission in hopsital ]Test for Attentional Performance (TAP version 2, Psytest) Go/NoGo
- Quality of life [ Time Frame: 28 days ]Short Form 36v2 Health Survey (SF36)
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01240031
|Contact: Janice M Sorensen, MSc||(+45) 35 33 32 email@example.com|
|Copenhagen, Denmark, 2100|
|Contact: Janice M Sorensen, MSc (+45) 35 33 32 92 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Principal Investigator:||Janice M Sorensen, MSc||University of Copenhagen|