Predictors of Success in an Intervention Program for the Treatment of Childhood Obesity
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01578863|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : April 17, 2012
Last Update Posted : April 14, 2015
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Childhood Obesity||Other: Intervention program for obese children||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||176 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||Predictors of Success in a Multidisciplinary Intervention Program for Obese Children and Adolescence|
|Study Start Date :||June 2012|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||April 2015|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||April 2015|
Active Comparator: Intervention program
6 months intervention program to lose weight in obese children. Behavioral, emotional, physical, familial and demographic questioners will be fulfilled at the beginning and at the end of the program.
Other: Intervention program for obese children
The program includes physical activity, nutrition intervention and behavioral treatment and lasts for 6 months. The aim of the program is to promote weight loss and physical activity and to promote future healthy lifestyle.
Other Name: exercise, nutrition, behavioral
No Intervention: Untreated obese children
Behavioral, emotional, physical, familial and demographic questioners will be fulfilled twice in a 6 month program.
No Intervention: Normal weight children
Behavioral, emotional, physical, familial and demographic questioners will fulfill twice in the 6 month period.
- Characteristics of the children who succeed in the program [ Time Frame: 6 Months ]
We will use behavioral, emotional, physical, familial and demographic questionnaires to characterize the children taking part in the programs.
The questionnaires: self-efficacy, motivation, depression, parenting style, demographic, environmental.Anthropometric and fitness measurements are performed on a monthly basis .
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01578863
|Meir Medical Center|
|Principal Investigator:||Dan Nemet, MD||Meir Medical Center|