Temple Registry for the Investigation of African American Gastrointestinal Disease Epidemiology (TRIAGE)
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01262755|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : December 17, 2010
Results First Posted : May 4, 2015
Last Update Posted : May 4, 2015
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment|
|Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease Functional Bowel Disorders||Behavioral: Structured Interview|
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|Study Type :||Observational|
|Actual Enrollment :||450 participants|
|Official Title:||Temple Registry for the Investigation of African American Gastrointestinal Disease Epidemiology|
|Study Start Date :||April 2010|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||January 2015|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||January 2015|
Consists of 450 African Americans living in the zip code surrounding Temple Hospital between the ages of 18 and 80.
Behavioral: Structured Interview
Subjects underwent a structured interview using a laptop computer and answered over 200 standardized questions. All patient had their height, weight, and waist circumference measured.
- Epidemiologic Factors Associated With Prevalent Reflux Disease. [ Time Frame: Two years ]Patients will complete a series of standardized questionnaires to determine the prevalence of reflux disease and risk factors for its development. We will query diet, depression, drug, tobacco, and alcohol use as well as a variety of other factors. We will study 450 African Americans living in North Philadelphia.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01262755
|United States, Pennsylvania|
|Temple University Hospital|
|Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, 19140|
|Principal Investigator:||Frank K Friedenberg, MD||Temple University|