Change of Lifestyle by Persons in Risk of Type 2 Diabetes
Recruitment status was Active, not recruiting
We know that changing lifestyle can prevent type 2 diabetes. The challenge is how to help people changing their lifestyle. We have people in 2 groups: half of them is meeting in grops of 10 persons (interventiongroup), the other ones are just visiting their doctor (controlgroup).
Type 2 Diabetes
Behavioral: Increase in activity to control weight
Behavioral: Increase in activity to control weight.
|Study Design:||Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Prevention
|Official Title:||Phase 3 Study of Changing of Lifestyle by Persons in Risk of Type 2 Diabetes|
- Increase in maximum oxygen uptake
- Change in foodintake
- Change in self-reported activity
- Quality of life
|Study Start Date:||March 2004|
|Estimated Study Completion Date:||March 2007|
The intervention group are meeting different healt proffesionals (nurse, doctor, eksperts on nutrition,experts on activity and experts on how to change. They have 7 meetings in groups of 10 persons over 3 months. The controlgroup are just meeting their own doctor or the doctor in the hospital 2 times a year.
We tell all that small changes are making big differenses (in weight and the chanse of getting ill). Everyone is told that lack of aktivity is the main reason to obesity. Lack of activity also influense in whar you eat. herefore is activity in the "center".
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00202748
|Kristiansand, Serviceboks 416, Norway, 4604|
|Study Chair:||Frode Gallefoss, Dr.|