A Survey on the Rate of Glucose Intolerance in Hong Kong Chinese

This study is ongoing, but not recruiting participants.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Chinese University of Hong Kong
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00787215
First received: November 6, 2008
Last updated: NA
Last verified: November 2008
History: No changes posted
  Purpose

Hypothesis: There is a high rate of glucose intolerance among Hong Kong Chinese.

The investigators plan to screen Hong Kong Chinese from the community with oral glucose tolerance test (OGTT). The subjects will be referred from GP centers in the community and self-referred with public advertisement on this survey.


Condition Intervention
Diabetes
Impaired Glucose Tolerance (IGT)
Impaired Fasting Glucose (IFG)
Glucose Intolerance
Other: observational: no treatment involved

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: A Survey on the Rate of Glucose Intolerance in Hong Kong Chinese: Validation of the Chinese University Diabetes Screening Score

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Further study details as provided by Chinese University of Hong Kong:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Glucose intolerance status by OGTT [ Time Frame: 2 months ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Glucose intolerance status predicted by Chinese University Diabetes Risk Score validated by OGTTT [ Time Frame: 2 years ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Estimated Enrollment: 3000
Study Start Date: November 2008
Estimated Study Completion Date: November 2014
Estimated Primary Completion Date: November 2009 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
no treatment
observational: no treatment involved
Other: observational: no treatment involved
observational: no treatment involved

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   12 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

Hong Kong Chinese without history of diabetes

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Hong Kong Chinese without history of diabetes

Exclusion Criteria:

  • known diabetic patients
  Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00787215

Locations
China
Gary Ko
Hong Kong, China
Sponsors and Collaborators
Chinese University of Hong Kong
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Gary Ko, MD Hong Kong Institute of Diabetes and Obesity
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Gary Ko, Hong Kong Institute of Diabetes and Obesity
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00787215     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: ADF-2008-3
Study First Received: November 6, 2008
Last Updated: November 6, 2008
Health Authority: Hong Kong: Joint CUHK-NTEC Clinical Research Ethics Committee

Keywords provided by Chinese University of Hong Kong:
oral glucose tolerance test
Hong Kong Chinese

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Diabetes Mellitus
Glucose Intolerance
Prediabetic State
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Endocrine System Diseases
Hyperglycemia

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