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Family-Centered Diabetes Project - Sharing Wisdom

This study has been completed.
Information provided by:
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) Identifier:
First received: February 20, 2007
Last updated: March 1, 2010
Last verified: March 2010
This is a randomized trial of an educational intervention to reduce the risk of diabetes among urban American Indian women

Condition Intervention
Metabolic Syndrome
Behavioral: A lifestyle educational program

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Prevention

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Further study details as provided by National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK):

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • decreased dietary fat intake
  • increased vegetable consumption
  • increased self-reported leisure physical activity

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • fasting glucose
  • HOMA
  • serum free insulin
  • Body Mass Index
  • waist circumference
  • decreased dietary intake of total sugar
  • decreased time watching television
  • resting blood pressure

Estimated Enrollment: 200
Study Start Date: January 2002
Estimated Study Completion Date: May 2006
Detailed Description:
Two hundred American Indian women aged 18 to 40 years were recruited from a large Southwest city to participate in a type 2 diabetes prevention intervention. Half of the women were randomized to participated in the educational intervention and half were assigned to a delayed intervention. Measures were obtained at baseline, 6-months,12-months and 18-months.

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 40 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • American Indian women
  • Aged 18-40 years
  • Living in Albuquerque area
  • Not having diabetes

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Pregnancy
  • Planning to become pregnant within 2 years
  • Diagnosed with diabetes fasting blood glucose > 126 planning to move out of town in next 2 years
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00438126

United States, New Mexico
University of New Mexico School of Medicine
Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States, 87110
Sponsors and Collaborators
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
Principal Investigator: Carla J Herman, MD, MPH Univeristy of New Mexico
  More Information

Willging CE, Helitzer D, Thompson, J 'Sharing Wisdom': Lessons learned during the development of a diabetes prevention intervention for urban American Indian women Evaluation and Program Planning 29 (2006) 130-140

Publications automatically indexed to this study by Identifier (NCT Number): Identifier: NCT00438126     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: DK47096 (completed)
Study First Received: February 20, 2007
Last Updated: March 1, 2010

Keywords provided by National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK):
American Indian

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Metabolic Syndrome X
Prediabetic State
Body Weight
Signs and Symptoms
Insulin Resistance
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Diabetes Mellitus
Endocrine System Diseases processed this record on May 25, 2017