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Effect of High Protein Diet on Adiponectin and Inflammation Among Overweight and Obese Children

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : June 26, 2013
Last Update Posted : June 26, 2013
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Leila Azadbakht, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences

Brief Summary:
The investigators aimed to determine the effects of HP diet on adiponectin and inflammatory factors among overweight and obese children.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Body Mass Index Quantitative Trait Locus 5 Disorder Tangier Disease Other: nutrition intervention Phase 3

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 50 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single (Participant)
Primary Purpose: Health Services Research
Official Title: High Protein Diet , Adiponectin and Inflammatory Factors
Study Start Date : September 2011
Actual Primary Completion Date : December 2011
Actual Study Completion Date : September 2012

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Arm Intervention/treatment
Active Comparator: nutrition intervention
high protein diet
Other: nutrition intervention
Other Name: high protein diet

No Intervention: control diet

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. adiponectin (mcg/ml) [ Time Frame: 10 weeks ]
    amount of adiponectin

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. interlukine 6 (mcg/ml) [ Time Frame: 10 weeks ]
  2. tumor necrosis factor alpha (ng/ml) [ Time Frame: 10 weeks ]
  3. C reactive protein (mcg/ml) [ Time Frame: 10 weeks ]
  4. fibrinogen (mcg/ml) [ Time Frame: 10 weeks ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   6 Years to 11 Years   (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • BMI > 85th
  • age of 6-11 years
  • no history of chronic diseases
  • taken medications

Exclusion Criteria:

  • do not prescribe their diet
  • mental retardation

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT01886495

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Iran, Islamic Republic of
Isfahan University of Medical Sciences Leila Azadbakht, Phd
Isfahan, Iran, Islamic Republic of
Sponsors and Collaborators
Isfahan University of Medical Sciences
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Principal Investigator: Leila Azadbakht, PhD Isfahan University of Medical Sciences

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Responsible Party: Leila Azadbakht, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences Identifier: NCT01886495     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: high protein diet in children
First Posted: June 26, 2013    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: June 26, 2013
Last Verified: June 2013
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Tangier Disease
Peripheral Nervous System Diseases
Neuromuscular Diseases
Nervous System Diseases
Lipid Metabolism, Inborn Errors
Metabolism, Inborn Errors
Genetic Diseases, Inborn
Lipid Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases