Does Metabolic Syndrome Exist in Anorexia Nervosa?
The purpose of this study is to examine whether body fat distribution changes that occur with weight gain in women recovering from anorexia nervosa are transient or persistent, and if they are associated with other features of Metabolic Syndrome.
|Study Design:||Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
|Official Title:||Does Metabolic Syndrome Exist in Anorexia Nervosa?|
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00271921
|United States, New York|
|New York State Psychiatric Institute/Columbia University|
|New York, New York, United States, 10032|
|St. Luke's Roosevelt Hosptial Center|
|New York, New York, United States, 10025|
|Principal Investigator:||Laurel Mayer, MD||New York State Psychiatric Institute/Columbia University|
|Principal Investigator:||Henry Ginsberg, MD||Columbia University|