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Peripheral Artery Tonometry in Children With Type 1 Diabetes and Obese Children

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified January 2009 by Universitaire Ziekenhuizen Leuven.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Universitaire Ziekenhuizen Leuven
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01267591
First received: December 27, 2010
Last updated: NA
Last verified: January 2009
History: No changes posted
  Purpose

Background: The reactive hyperemia-peripheral artery tonometry (RH-PAT) is a newly developed method for noninvasive endothelial function assessment.

Objective: The goal of this study is to determine whether a significant difference in RH-PAT score is present between adolescents with type 1 diabetes (T1D) in comparison with controls. We will also compare RH-PAT scores in obese adolescents versus controls.


Condition
Peripheral Artery Tonometry
Diabetes
Children
Obesity

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case Control
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: Peripheral Artery Tonometry in Children With Type 1 Diabetes and Obese Children.

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Further study details as provided by Universitaire Ziekenhuizen Leuven:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • RHPAT [ Time Frame: 2 years ]

Estimated Enrollment: 70
Study Start Date: January 2009
Groups/Cohorts
control
type 1 diabetes
obesity

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   12 Years to 19 Years   (Child, Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
children seen at consultation in University Hospital
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • 12-19 years of age

Exclusion Criteria:

  • type 2 diabetes; obesity in group of type 1 diabetes
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01267591

Locations
Belgium
University Hospital Leuven
Leuven, Belgium
Sponsors and Collaborators
Universitaire Ziekenhuizen Leuven
  More Information

Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: kristina casteels, Pediatrie, UZLeuven
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01267591     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: UZLeuven 
Study First Received: December 27, 2010
Last Updated: December 27, 2010

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Diabetes Mellitus
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Endocrine System Diseases

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on February 17, 2017