Can a Brief Primary Care Intervention Affect Healthy Weight Habits
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01533896|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : February 15, 2012
Last Update Posted : February 15, 2012
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment|
|Obesity||Behavioral: Grow Nicely|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||221 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||Single (Outcomes Assessor)|
|Official Title:||Can a Brief Primary Care Intervention Affect Healthy Weight Habits|
|Study Start Date :||June 2010|
|Primary Completion Date :||October 2010|
|Study Completion Date :||October 2010|
No Intervention: Control
Parents and children in the control group received routine primary care during the well child visit.
Experimental: Grow Nicely
Grow Nicely multimedia program.
Behavioral: Grow Nicely
Grow Nicely is a multimedia educational tool, developed at Vanderbilt University that teaches why and how to help children reach and maintain a healthy weight.
- Changes in healthy weight habits [ Time Frame: 2 -4 weeks ]
At the time of the follow up phone call 2-4 weeks post-intervention, parents were asked: "Since the clinic visit have you made any changes to help your child either reach or maintain a healthy weight? "
- Yes "If yes, what changes have you made?"
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01533896
|United States, Tennessee|
|Vanderbilt University Pediatric Primary Care Clinic|
|Nashville, Tennessee, United States, 37232|