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Perceived Lactose Intolerance

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01331265
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : April 8, 2011
Last Update Posted : April 8, 2011
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Study Description
Brief Summary:
The goal of this study was to examine the effects of self-perceived lactose intolerance (SPLI) as it relates to calcium intake and specific health problems that have been attributed to reduced intake of calcium and foods from the dairy group in a nationally representative multi-ethnic sample of adults.

Condition or disease
Lactose Intolerance

Study Design

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 3815 participants
Observational Model: Ecologic or Community
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: Understanding Perceived Lactose Intolerance in White, Black, and Hispanic Adults
Study Start Date : January 2008
Primary Completion Date : December 2009
Study Completion Date : December 2009

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Groups and Cohorts

Group/Cohort
no treatment


Outcome Measures

Eligibility Criteria

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 50 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
white, black, and Hispanic adults; 18-50 years of age
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • adults between 18 and 50 years old

Exclusion Criteria:

  • pregnant women
Contacts and Locations

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Locations
United States, Texas
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, Texas, United States, 77030
Sponsors and Collaborators
Baylor College of Medicine
University of Alabama at Birmingham
More Information

Responsible Party: Theresa A. Nicklas, Baylor College of Medicine
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01331265     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: H-22651
First Posted: April 8, 2011    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: April 8, 2011
Last Verified: April 2009

Keywords provided by Baylor College of Medicine:
perceived lactose intolerance
calcium/dairy consumption
specific health outcomes

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Lactose Intolerance
Malabsorption Syndromes
Intestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Digestive System Diseases
Carbohydrate Metabolism, Inborn Errors
Metabolism, Inborn Errors
Genetic Diseases, Inborn
Metabolic Diseases