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A1c FIT TEST: An Epidemiological Study Correlating Hemoglobin A1c With Results of the Air Force Physical FITness TEST.

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01301339
First Posted: February 23, 2011
Last Update Posted: November 25, 2013
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Mike O'Callaghan Military Hospital
  Purpose
The purpose of this study is to evaluate the prevalence of pre-diabetes and diabetes among those Air Force personnel who have not passed the Air Force physical fitness test (AFPT) and to evaluate the usefulness of the AFPT as a prescreening tool for these disease processes.

Condition
Pre-Diabetes Diabetes Cardiovascular Risks

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: A1c FIT TEST: An Epidemiological Study Correlating Hemoglobin A1c With Results of the Air Force Physical FITness TEST.

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Further study details as provided by Mike O'Callaghan Military Hospital:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Do Air Force personnel who fail the Air Force physical fitness test have a higher incidence of pre-diabetes than those who pass the test? [ Time Frame: within 1 year ]
    Do Air Force personnel who fail the Air Force physical fitness test have a higher incidence of pre-diabetes than those who pass the test?


Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • And for those who fail, do they have higher cardiovascular risks as correlated with fasting lipid panel. [ Time Frame: within 1 year ]
    And for those who fail, do they have higher cardiovascular risks as correlated with fasting lipid panel.


Enrollment: 535
Study Start Date: July 2011
Study Completion Date: November 2013
Primary Completion Date: November 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts
failed and passed physical fitness test
520 subjects who have failed their Air Force physical fitness test and 520 volunteers who have passed their physical fitness test both within the last 6 months

  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Active duty Air Force personnel will be recruited from all male and female patients 18 years or older at the Mike O'Callaghan Federal Hospital. A total of 1040 subjects will be recruited (520 subjects who have failed their Air Force physical fitness test and 520 volunteers who have passed their physical fitness test both within the last 6 months from recruitment into this study).
Criteria

Inclusion:

  • Tricare Insurance Beneficiary (military insurance) receiving care at Nellis AFB
  • Over the age of 18 and took their AFPT within the past 1 month.

Exclusion:

  • Previous diagnosis of diabetes
  • Pregnant or nursing
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01301339


Locations
United States, Nevada
Mike O'Callaghan Federal Hospital/Nellis Air Force Base
Las Vegas, Nevada, United States, 89191
Sponsors and Collaborators
Mike O'Callaghan Military Hospital
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Andrew Timboe, D.O. Mike O'Callaghan Federal Hospital/Nellis Air Force Base
  More Information

Responsible Party: Mike O'Callaghan Military Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01301339     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: FWH20110007H
First Submitted: February 17, 2011
First Posted: February 23, 2011
Last Update Posted: November 25, 2013
Last Verified: November 2013

Keywords provided by Mike O'Callaghan Military Hospital:
Pre-Diabetes
Diabetes
cardiovascular risks

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Diabetes Mellitus
Prediabetic State
Glucose Intolerance
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Endocrine System Diseases
Hyperglycemia