This trial is active, not recruiting.

Conditions knee surgery, shoulder surgery
Treatment dual energy x-ray absorptiometry
Sponsor State University of New York at Buffalo
Start date January 2014
End date April 2016
Trial size 100 participants
Trial identifier NCT02435251, 458943-7


The purpose of this research is to study changes in weight, body mass index, and percentage of fat following orthopaedic knee or shoulder surgery.

United States No locations recruiting
Other countries No locations recruiting

Study Design

Observational model case-only
Time perspective prospective

Primary Outcomes

Fat mass
time frame: 6-weeks after surgery

Secondary Outcomes

Lean mass
time frame: 6-weeks after surgery
time frame: 6-weeks after surgery
Body mass index
time frame: 6-weeks after surgery

Eligibility Criteria

Male or female participants from 18 years up to 70 years old.

Inclusion Criteria: - 18-70 years-old - scheduled to undergo knee or shoulder ambulatory surgery Exclusion Criteria: - weighs greater than 350 pounds - pregnancy - history of bariatric surgery - dieting or engaged in a weight loss program - taking weight loss supplements - undergoing other types of surgery during study period

Additional Information

Official title Changes in Anthropometry Following Ambulatory Orthopaedic Surgery
Principal investigator Leslie Bisson, MD
Trial information was received from ClinicalTrials.gov and was last updated in January 2016.
Information provided to ClinicalTrials.gov by State University of New York at Buffalo.