Assessment of Changes in Abdominal Fat
This study is ongoing, but not recruiting participants.
First Posted: September 29, 2005
Last Update Posted: April 19, 2017
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Nana Gletsu-Miller, Purdue University
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Study Status:||This study is ongoing, but not recruiting participants.|
|Estimated Study Completion Date:||December 2020|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date:||December 2020 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
Lin E, Liang Z, Frediani J, Davis SS Jr, Sweeney JF, Ziegler TR, Phillips LS, Gletsu-Miller N. Improvement in ß-cell function in patients with normal and hyperglycemia following Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery. Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab. 2010 Nov;299(5):E706-12. doi: 10.1152/ajpendo.00405.2010. Epub 2010 Aug 17.
Lin E, Phillips LS, Ziegler TR, Schmotzer B, Wu K, Gu LH, Khaitan L, Lynch SA, Torres WE, Smith CD, Gletsu-Miller N. Increases in adiponectin predict improved liver, but not peripheral, insulin sensitivity in severely obese women during weight loss. Diabetes. 2007 Mar;56(3):735-42.
Gletsu-Miller N, Kahn HS, Gasevic D, Liang Z, Frediani JK, Torres WE, Ziegler TR, Phillips LS, Lin E. Sagittal abdominal diameter and visceral adiposity: correlates of beta-cell function and dysglycemia in severely obese women. Obes Surg. 2013 Jul;23(7):874-81. doi: 10.1007/s11695-013-0874-6.
Gletsu-Miller N, Broderius M, Frediani JK, Zhao VM, Griffith DP, Davis SS Jr, Sweeney JF, Lin E, Prohaska JR, Ziegler TR. Incidence and prevalence of copper deficiency following roux-en-y gastric bypass surgery. Int J Obes (Lond). 2012 Mar;36(3):328-35. doi: 10.1038/ijo.2011.159. Epub 2011 Aug 30.
Lin E, Armstrong-Moore D, Liang Z, Sweeney JF, Torres WE, Ziegler TR, Tangpricha V, Gletsu-Miller N. Contribution of adipose tissue to plasma 25-hydroxyvitamin D concentrations during weight loss following gastric bypass surgery. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2011 Mar;19(3):588-94. doi: 10.1038/oby.2010.239. Epub 2010 Oct 14.