Change of Lifestyle by Persons in Risk of Type 2 Diabetes
This trial is active, not recruiting.
|Condition||type 2 diabetes|
|Treatments||increase in activity to control weight, increase in activity to control weight.|
|Sponsor||Sorlandet Hospital HF|
|Start date||March 2004|
|End date||March 2007|
|Trial size||220 participants|
|Trial identifier||NCT00202748, SSHF70201|
We know that changing lifestyle can prevent type 2 diabetes. The challenge is how to help people changing their lifestyle. We have people in 2 groups: half of them is meeting in grops of 10 persons (interventiongroup), the other ones are just visiting their doctor (controlgroup).
|Endpoint classification||efficacy study|
|Intervention model||parallel assignment|
Increase in maximum oxygen uptake
Change in foodintake
Change in self-reported activity
Quality of life
Male or female participants from 20 years up to 64 years old.
Inclusion Criteria: Diabetes risk score above 9 points. Exclusion Criteria: Persons with diabetes, serious heart disease, cancer or psychiatric disorder. They have to speak and understand Norwegian language.
|Official title||Phase 3 Study of Changing of Lifestyle by Persons in Risk of Type 2 Diabetes|
|Description||The intervention group are meeting different healt proffesionals (nurse, doctor, eksperts on nutrition,experts on activity and experts on how to change. They have 7 meetings in groups of 10 persons over 3 months. The controlgroup are just meeting their own doctor or the doctor in the hospital 2 times a year. We tell all that small changes are making big differenses (in weight and the chanse of getting ill). Everyone is told that lack of aktivity is the main reason to obesity. Lack of activity also influense in whar you eat. herefore is activity in the "center".|
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