Sleep Plus Eating Routines for Weight Loss
This trial is active, not recruiting.
|Condition||overweight and obesity|
|Treatments||weight loss education, sleep and eating routine|
|Sponsor||The Miriam Hospital|
|Start date||October 2012|
|End date||August 2016|
|Trial size||90 participants|
|Trial identifier||NCT01717352, U01CA150387-Study 5|
The present study will test the effectiveness of two different approaches for preparing overweight/obese individuals for weight loss: 1)providing important information about weight control, including dispelling common myths; or 2) developing a consistent sleep and eating routine to prepare for the challenges of a weight control intervention.
|Endpoint classification||efficacy study|
|Intervention model||parallel assignment|
|Masking||single blind (outcomes assessor)|
time frame: 20 weeks
time frame: 4 and 20 weeks
Male or female participants from 21 years up to 65 years old.
Inclusion Criteria: - age 21 to 65 - BMI 25 to 45 - sleep 7 hours or less most nights Exclusion Criteria: - use of medications affecting sleep - sleep apnea - shift work
|Official title||Increasing Sleep Duration: A Novel Approach to Weight Control. Study 5-Randomized Trial of Sleep Plus Eating Routines as An Approach to Prepare Participants for Weight Loss|
|Principal investigator||Rena R Wing, PhD|
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