Role of the Stress in the Development of the Metabolic Syndrome (STREX)
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01538082|
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified February 2012 by Jordi Gol i Gurina Foundation.
Recruitment status was: Recruiting
First Posted : February 23, 2012
Last Update Posted : February 23, 2012
The purpose of this study is determine the incidence of metabolic syndrome (MetS) in people of high risk, of 40 or more years and attended in the Primary Care. Evaluating the association between anxiety, depression, quality of life and the vital stressful events, and the development of the metabolic syndrome in general population.
Our hypothesis is that population of the cohort with bigger degree of stress will develop earlier the metabolic syndrome.
If our hypothesis about the metabolic syndrome are demonstrated, it would allow establishing in a future interventions on these factors of risk to prevent or to decrease the incidence of this syndrome in the Primary Care.
|Condition or disease|
|Anxiety Disorders Depressive Disorders Metabolic Syndrome Stress Disorders|
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Estimated Enrollment :||738 participants|
|Official Title:||Role of Anxiety, Depression, Quality of Life and Stressful Vital Events in the Development of the Metabolic Syndrome. StreX Project.|
|Study Start Date :||December 2008|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||March 2013|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||March 2013|
Patients without stress
Patients without any of the next items: Zung's questionnaire score over 19 points; SF-12 questionnaire score over 5 points; Stressful vital events score over 150 points.
Patients with stress
Patients with stress, including: Zung's questionnaire punctuation over 19 points; SF-12 questionnaire score over 5 points; stressful vital events score over 150 points. All combinations are considered positive in stress.
- Incidence of metabolic syndrome [ Time Frame: One year ]Determining the incidence of metabolic syndrome ( MetS ) in people of high risk, older than 40 years and attended in the Primary Care.
- Association between risk factors and metabolic syndrome [ Time Frame: One year ]Association between anxiety, the depression, the quality of life and the vital stressful events and the metabolic syndrome
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|Catalan Health Institute. ABS Reus-4||Recruiting|
|Reus, Tarragona, Spain, 43202|
|Contact: Yolanda Ortega email@example.com|
|Principal Investigator: Yolanda Ortega, MD|
|Principal Investigator:||Yolanda Ortega, MD||Catalan Institute of Health|
|Study Director:||Juan J Cabré, MD, PhD||Catalan Institute of Health|
|Study Chair:||Josep L Piñol, MD, PhD||Catalan Institute of Health|