Parent Supported Weight Reduction in Down Syndrome
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01256112|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : December 8, 2010
Last Update Posted : October 18, 2017
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Down Syndrome||Behavioral: Parent Supported Behavioral Intervention Behavioral: Nutrition/Activity Education (NAE)||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||21 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||Parent Supported Weight Reduction in Down Syndrome|
|Study Start Date :||September 2006|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||March 2010|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||March 2010|
Experimental: NAE + Behavioral Intervention
Parents of participants receive training in behavioral support at home, in addition to a standard nutrition and physical activity education (NAE) program.
Behavioral: Parent Supported Behavioral Intervention
Parents of participants receive training in behavioral support at home in order to facilitate lifestyle change associated with dietary choices and physical activity designed to produce gradual weight loss.
Other Names:Behavioral: Nutrition/Activity Education (NAE)
Active Comparator: Nutrition/Activity Education
Parents and participants receive a standard nutrition and physical activity education (NAE) program.
|Behavioral: Nutrition/Activity Education (NAE)|
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01256112
|United States, Massachusetts|
|Eunice Kennedy Shriver Center at UMASS Medical School|
|Waltham, Massachusetts, United States, 02452|
|Principal Investigator:||Richard K Fleming, PhD||University of Massachusetts Medical School, Eunice Kennedy Shriver Center|