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Clinical Evaluation of the Effect of Duodenal-Jejunal Bypass on Type 2 Diabetes

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified June 2008 by Ferzli, George S., M.D. F.A.C.S..
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
Information provided by:
Ferzli, George S., M.D. F.A.C.S. Identifier:
First received: June 5, 2008
Last updated: NA
Last verified: June 2008
History: No changes posted
The aim of this study and the primary outcome is to clinically evaluate effect of laparoscopic duodenal-jejunal bypass on non-obese type 2 diabetes. Secondary outcomes will evaluate CCK, FFA, Cholesterol Ghrelin, C-peptide, and HbA1c levels. Patients will be followed closely to ensure the desired results are sustained in long term

Condition Phase
Type II Diabetes Early Phase 1

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: Clinical Evaluation of the Effect of Duodenal-Jejunal Bypass on Type 2 Diabetes in Adults

Further study details as provided by Ferzli, George S., M.D. F.A.C.S.:

Estimated Enrollment: 15
Study Start Date: June 2008

Ages Eligible for Study:   20 Years to 65 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
primary care office

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Adults age 20-65 years
  • Clinical diagnosis of type II diabetes buy on of the following three criteria (American Diabetes Association)

    1. A normal or high C-peptide level (to exclude type 1 diabetes) (>.9ng/ml)
    2. A random plasma glucose of 200mg/dl or more with typical symptom of diabetes
    3. A fasting plasma glucose of 126mg/dl or more on more than one occasion
  • BMI 22-34 KG/m2
  • Patients on oral hypoglycemic medications or insulin to control T2DM
  • Inadequate control of diabetes as defined as HbA1c>7.5
  • No contraindication for surgery or General Anesthesia as determined by multidisciplinary surgical team
  • Ability to understand and describe the mechanism of action of ricks and benefits of the operation

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients who meet any of the following exclusion criteria will be exclusion criteria will be excluded from enrollment into the study
  • Enrolled in another clinical study which involves and investigational drug
  • Diagnosis type 1 diabetes
  • Pregnancy (all female patients will have beta HCG) or planned pregnancy within 2 years of entry into the study or unwilling to use reliable contraceptive method
  • Previous gastric or esophageal surgery
  • Immunosuppressive drugs including corticosteroids
  • Coagulopathy (INR>1.5 or platelets<50,000/ul)
  • Anemia (Hgb<10.0g/dl)
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00694278

Contact: George Ferzli, MD 718-630-7351

United States, New York
Lutheran Medical Center Recruiting
Brooklyn, New York, United States, 11220
Contact: George Ferzli, MD    718-630-7351      
Sponsors and Collaborators
Ferzli, George S., M.D. F.A.C.S.
Study Chair: George Ferzli, MD Lutheran Medical Center
  More Information

Responsible Party: Georger Ferzli M.D F.A.C.S., Lutheran Medical Center Identifier: NCT00694278     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: LMC95
Study First Received: June 5, 2008
Last Updated: June 5, 2008

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Diabetes Mellitus
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Endocrine System Diseases processed this record on August 18, 2017