Get Active and Eat Right: Moms at Work (GEM)
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01668316|
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified August 2012 by Cheryl A Lovelady, PhD RD, University of North Carolina, Greensboro.
Recruitment status was: Recruiting
First Posted : August 20, 2012
Last Update Posted : August 20, 2012
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment|
|Overweight Obesity||Behavioral: Weight loss|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||78 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||Get Active and Eat Right: Moms at Work|
|Study Start Date :||July 2012|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||October 2013|
Experimental: Weight loss
12 week weight loss program with biweekly meetings with a Registered Dietitian. Participants will be given a nutrition prescription and asked to record dietary intake online. Participants will be given a pedometer and record daily physical activity.
Behavioral: Weight loss
No Intervention: Control
Participants asked to not change dietary and physical activity habits.
- Weight loss and change in body composition [ Time Frame: 12 weeks ]We will be measuring change in weight, waist and hip circumference, and body fat percentage to assess the degree of weight loss and change in body composition at baseline and after the 12 week intervention.
- Cholesterol [ Time Frame: 12 weeks ]We will be measuring changes in total cholesterol, LDL, and HDL at baseline and after the 12 week intervention.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01668316
|Contact: Elyse Shearer, MSemail@example.com|
|United States, North Carolina|
|University of North Carolina at Greensboro||Recruiting|
|Greensboro, North Carolina, United States, 27402|
|Contact: Cheryl Lovelady, PhD 336-256-0310 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Principal Investigator:||Cheryl Lovelady, PhD||University of North Carolina, Greensboro|