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The Effect of CBT- Based Weight Loss Program on Obesity (CognObe)

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01606904
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : May 28, 2012
Last Update Posted : May 11, 2018
Sponsor:
Collaborators:
Juho Vainio Foundation
Yrjo Jahnsson Foundation
Oulu University Hospital
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Anna-Maria Keränen, University of Oulu

Brief Summary:
The investigators purpose is to study how CBT (cognitive behavioral therapy)-based weight loss program affects on eating behavior, weight loss and risk factors for CHD (coronary heart diseases)and type 2 diabetes. Moreover, the investigators aim is to recognize subjects suffering from anhedonia (one of the core symptoms of depression, lack of pleasure) and follow how they benefit from the program in order to achieve maintained weight loss. Also, the associations between weight loss, physical activity and musculoskeletal disorders are studied.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Obesity Hypercholesterolemia Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2 Anhedonia Behavioral: Cognitive behavioral therapy -based weight loss program Not Applicable

Detailed Description:

Obesity is an increasing problem and effective weight loss methods are needed. The study is randomized follow-up study with 9 months intervention and three (3) years follow-up period. The study is organized in Oulu University Hospital, Department of Internal Medicine. Eighty (80)obese, 20-65 years, study subjects will be randomized into intervention or control group.

The hypothesis of the CognObe study is: CBT (cognitive behavioral therapy)-based weight loss program is successful in sustained and favourable change in eating behavior and weight as well as decreased risk for coronary heart diseases or type 2 diabetes.


Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 62 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: The Effect of CBT- Based Weight Loss Program on Eating Behavior, Weight Loss Result and Risk for Coronary Heart Diseases and Type 2 Diabetes
Study Start Date : May 2012
Actual Primary Completion Date : March 2016
Actual Study Completion Date : March 2016

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Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: Weight loss counseling
Cognitive behavioral therapy - based weight loss program
Behavioral: Cognitive behavioral therapy -based weight loss program
CBT-based program includes 20 group visits

Control
Short term weight loss counseling, control group
Behavioral: Cognitive behavioral therapy -based weight loss program
CBT-based program includes 20 group visits




Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. change in weight [ Time Frame: baseline, 9 months, 1,2 and 3 years ]
    kilograms


Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. change in eating behavior [ Time Frame: baseline, 9 months, 1,2 and 3 years ]
    emotional eating, uncontrolled eating, cognitive restraint, binge eating symptoms

  2. change in total cholesterol,HDL, LDL,Trigly and glucose [ Time Frame: baseline, 1,2 and 3 years ]
    change in laboratory values

  3. DNA [ Time Frame: baseline ]
    for genetic analyses

  4. change in incretins [ Time Frame: baseline, 12, 24 and 36 months ]
    change in incretins



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Ages Eligible for Study:   20 Years to 65 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • BMI > 30

Exclusion Criteria:

  • other concurrent weight loss programs
  • disease which prevents weight loss
  • medication which affects on weight loss

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01606904


Locations
Finland
Deparment of Internal Medicine, Oulu University Hospital
Oulu, Finland
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Oulu
Juho Vainio Foundation
Yrjo Jahnsson Foundation
Oulu University Hospital
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Anna-Maria Teeriniemi (nee Keränen) Oulun University Hospital

Publications:
Responsible Party: Anna-Maria Keränen, P.h.D, clinical nutritionist, University of Oulu
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01606904     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 58/2012
First Posted: May 28, 2012    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: May 11, 2018
Last Verified: May 2018

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Diabetes Mellitus
Obesity
Weight Loss
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
Hypercholesterolemia
Anhedonia
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Endocrine System Diseases
Overnutrition
Nutrition Disorders
Overweight
Body Weight
Signs and Symptoms
Body Weight Changes
Hyperlipidemias
Dyslipidemias
Lipid Metabolism Disorders
Neurobehavioral Manifestations
Neurologic Manifestations
Nervous System Diseases