Overview

This trial is active, not recruiting.

Condition obesity
Treatment physical activities, dietician counseling and behavioral changes
Sponsor Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre
Start date April 2010
End date December 2011
Trial size 90 participants
Trial identifier NCT01297374, HCPA100011, HCPA2010

Summary

The purpose of this study is to compare the effect of three different non-pharmacological interventions (usually practiced in ambulatory care of Childhood Obesity (AmO), physical activity program (IFSP) and diet therapy adjusted estimate by indirect calorimetry) on the percentage of body fat and basal metabolism of children and Overweight and obesity in the metropolitan region of Porto Alegre (RS).

United States No locations recruiting
Other Countries No locations recruiting

Study Design

Allocation randomized
Endpoint classification efficacy study
Intervention model parallel assignment
Masking single blind (investigator)
Primary purpose treatment
Arm
(Experimental)
physical activities, dietician counseling and behavioral changes
One arm receive an schedule for physical activities. One arm receive a diet prescription. One arm receive general guidance on diet, physical activity and behavioral changes
(Experimental)
physical activities, dietician counseling and behavioral changes
One arm receive an schedule for physical activities. One arm receive a diet prescription. One arm receive general guidance on diet, physical activity and behavioral changes
(Experimental)
physical activities, dietician counseling and behavioral changes
One arm receive an schedule for physical activities. One arm receive a diet prescription. One arm receive general guidance on diet, physical activity and behavioral changes

Primary Outcomes

Measure
Changes in percentage body fat and basal metabolism after 1 year of randomization
time frame: one year

Eligibility Criteria

Male or female participants from 8 years up to 15 years old.

Inclusion Criteria: - age 8 to 15 years old with overweight (Z-score BMI +1 e +2) and obesity (Z-score BMI > +2) Exclusion Criteria: - chronic diseases

Additional Information

Official title EFFECT OF THREE NON-DRUG INTERVENTION IN TREATMENT OF CHILDREN WITH OVERWEIGHT
Trial information was received from ClinicalTrials.gov and was last updated in February 2011.
Information provided to ClinicalTrials.gov by Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre.