Strength Training Following Gastric Bypass for Obesity

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00065013
First received: July 16, 2003
Last updated: June 23, 2010
Last verified: January 2010
  Purpose

We will assess whether undesirable loss of lean tissue following gastric bypass surgery for obesity can be minimized by protein supplementation and exercise training.


Condition Intervention Phase
Obesity
Behavioral: strength training
Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Factorial Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Strength Training Following Gastric Bypass for Obesity

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Further study details as provided by National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK):

Enrollment: 24
Study Start Date: March 2003
Study Completion Date: December 2006
Primary Completion Date: December 2006 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 52 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria
  • clinically severe obesity
  • candidate for bypass surgery
  • new york city local address
  • willing to visit hospital weekly
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Sponsors and Collaborators
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Allan Geliebter, PhD St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
  More Information

Additional Information:
No publications provided

Responsible Party: Allan Geliebter, St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00065013     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: STGASB (completed), R03DK061519
Study First Received: July 16, 2003
Last Updated: June 23, 2010
Health Authority: United States: Federal Government

Keywords provided by National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK):
obesity
gastric bypass
obesity surgery
bariatric surgery
exercise

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Obesity
Overnutrition
Nutrition Disorders
Overweight
Body Weight
Signs and Symptoms

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on July 20, 2014