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Family & Friends - the Significance of a Significant Other in Treatment

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01238354
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : November 10, 2010
Last Update Posted : June 16, 2016
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Norwegian University of Science and Technology

November 9, 2010
November 10, 2010
June 16, 2016
November 2010
December 2014   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Maintenance of weight loss [ Time Frame: 2 years after termination of programme ]
Same as current
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Family & Friends - the Significance of a Significant Other in Treatment
Conservative Treatment of Obesity at Røros Rehabilitation Centre - A Randomised Trial

This study focuses on the difficulties to maintain a weight loss and behavioural change after having been in a institutional intermittent weight loss programme.

We explore if including a member of the family or a close friend in the treatment influences weight loss maintenance after completion of the programme.

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Interventional
Not Applicable
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Health Services Research
Obesity
  • Behavioral: With friend
  • Behavioral: Without friend
  • Active Comparator: Without friend
    Being in the weight loss programme without friend or family member
    Intervention: Behavioral: Without friend
  • Experimental: With friend
    Having the friend or family member stay together with the patient for 2-3 days for every 3 week stay at the clinic in the weight loss programme
    Intervention: Behavioral: With friend
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Completed
80
Same as current
December 2014
December 2014   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Morbid obesity
  • 18-50 years of age
  • Having a relative or close friend who is willing to participate

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Pregnancy
  • Serious mental illness
  • Severe overeating behaviour
  • Significant reduced physical functioning
  • Having undergone bariatric surgery earlier
  • Serious heart disease
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
18 Years to 50 Years   (Adult)
No
Contact information is only displayed when the study is recruiting subjects
Norway
 
 
NCT01238354
RSSO-2010/2
No
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Plan to Share IPD: Undecided
Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Norwegian University of Science and Technology
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Principal Investigator: Bård Kulseng, PhD Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Norwegian University of Science and Technology
June 2016

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