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Observational Study of Fat Loss in HIV Infected Adults Taking Nucleoside Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors (NRTIs)

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) Identifier:
First received: July 11, 2005
Last updated: February 10, 2017
Last verified: December 2007
Results First Received: June 13, 2016  
Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort;   Time Perspective: Prospective
Conditions: HIV Infections
Metabolic Diseases
Nutrition Disorders

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Recruitment Details
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Recruitment occurred from 6/2005 to 11/2008. Participants were recruited from 3 HIV clinics in Cleveland, with the majority from the clinic at University Hospitals Case Medical Center.

Pre-Assignment Details
Significant events and approaches for the overall study following participant enrollment, but prior to group assignment
Participants had to be HIV+ and naive to ARVs.

Reporting Groups
ARV Naive ARV naive

Participant Flow:   Overall Study
    ARV Naive
Withdrawal by Subject                1 

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Population Description
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Reporting Groups
ARV Naive ARV naive

Baseline Measures
   ARV Naive 
Overall Participants Analyzed 
[Units: Participants]
[Units: Participants]
Count of Participants
<=18 years      0   0.0% 
Between 18 and 65 years      18 100.0% 
>=65 years      0   0.0% 
[Units: Years]
Mean (Standard Deviation)
 33.88  (8.48) 
Sex: Female, Male 
[Units: Participants]
Count of Participants
Female      6  33.3% 
Male      12  66.7% 
Region of Enrollment 
[Units: Participants]
United States   18 

  Outcome Measures

1.  Primary:   Mitochondrial Function (mtDNA Levels)   [ Time Frame: 96 weeks ]

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Certain Agreements:  
All Principal Investigators ARE employed by the organization sponsoring the study.

Results Point of Contact:  
Name/Title: Grace McComsey
Organization: Case Western Reserve University
phone: 216-844-3607

Responsible Party: National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) Identifier: NCT00119405     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 1R01AI060484-01A2A
1R01AI060484-01A2 ( US NIH Grant/Contract Award Number )
Study First Received: July 11, 2005
Results First Received: June 13, 2016
Last Updated: February 10, 2017