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Energy Expenditure Methodology

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01515332
First Posted: January 24, 2012
Last Update Posted: September 10, 2015
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Arkansas Children's Hospital Research Institute
  Purpose
This study is simply to test the repeatability of the indirect calorimetry instrument the investigators use for our clinical studies.

Condition
Healthy Adults

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Energy Expenditure Methodology

Further study details as provided by Arkansas Children's Hospital Research Institute:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • repeatability of test results [ Time Frame: 2-3 hours up to 2-3 days ]
    test the repeatability of the indirect calorimetry instrument used in other clinical studies at our center


Enrollment: 15
Study Start Date: March 2011
Study Completion Date: October 2014
Primary Completion Date: March 2011 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Detailed Description:
Participants will be required to attend two study visits at the Arkansas Children's Nutrition Center. During the first visit, informed consent will be obtained, participant will be measured and an indirect calorimetry assessment to measure resting energy expenditure will be performed. During the second visit, we will repeat the indirect calorimetry assessment to measure resting energy expenditure.
  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
healthy adults from the surrounding community
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • 18 years of age or older

Exclusion Criteria:

  • pulmonary or respiratory disorders
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01515332


Locations
United States, Arkansas
Arkansas Children's Nutrition Center
Little Rock, Arkansas, United States, 72202
Sponsors and Collaborators
Arkansas Children's Hospital Research Institute
  More Information

Responsible Party: Arkansas Children's Hospital Research Institute
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01515332     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 131306
First Submitted: November 23, 2011
First Posted: January 24, 2012
Last Update Posted: September 10, 2015
Last Verified: September 2015


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