Improving Body Image in Middle Schoolers

This study has been completed.
Information provided by:
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) Identifier:
First received: August 25, 2003
Last updated: January 12, 2010
Last verified: January 2010

The focus of this study is the development of a school-based multimedia product for the prevention of body dissatisfaction and unhealthy weight control behaviors in adolescents. The program is being designed for early adolescents, age 12-14, and will include information on maturation, healthy eating and exercise, skill building modules and media literacy awareness.

Condition Intervention Phase
Body Image
Behavioral: Education and awareness about body image issues.
Phase 1

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Prevention

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

Study Start Date: April 2003
Estimated Study Completion Date: November 2003

Ages Eligible for Study:   11 Years to 14 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Adolescents will be recruited from participating schools. Participants must be between the ages of 11-14 years.

  Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00067652

United States, Massachusetts
Inflexxion, Inc.
Newton, Massachusetts, United States, 02464
Sponsors and Collaborators
  More Information

No publications provided Identifier: NCT00067652     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: BODYIMAGE (completed)
Study First Received: August 25, 2003
Last Updated: January 12, 2010
Health Authority: United States: Federal Government processed this record on April 16, 2014