Characteristics of Plant Sterols Consumers in France

This study has been completed.
Dr Pierre Bruneau - BKL consultant
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Danone Research Identifier:
First received: June 25, 2012
Last updated: June 26, 2012
Last verified: June 2012

The purpose of this study is to describe the cardiovascular risk profile in subjects who consume a marketed drinkable low fat fermented milk enriched with plant sterol. Investigations are lead prospectively and retrospectively among adults enrolled from general practitionners' database.

Cardiovascular Disease

Study Type: Observational

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Further study details as provided by Danone Research:

Enrollment: 780
Study Start Date: October 2010
group 1
group 1 = consumers of marketed drinkable low fat fermented milk enriched with plant sterol
group 2
group 2 = non-consumers of marketed drinkable low fat fermented milk enriched with plant sterol


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 70 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

adults followed by general practitionners


Inclusion Criteria:

  • male and female aged 18-70 years, regular visits to GP (at least once every six months within the past 2 years), agreeing to a written informed consent

Exclusion Criteria:

  • any clinical, psychological or language problem that would prevent from completing the questionaires or communicating with GP
  Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01629238

BKL Consultant
Boulogne-Billancourt, France, 92100
Sponsors and Collaborators
Danone Research
Dr Pierre Bruneau - BKL consultant
  More Information

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Responsible Party: Danone Research Identifier: NCT01629238     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: NU333
Study First Received: June 25, 2012
Last Updated: June 26, 2012
Health Authority: France : The Commission nationale de l'informatique et des libertés (CNIL)
France : Comité consultatif sur le traitement de l'information en matière de recherche dans le domaine de la santé (CCTIRS)
France: Ministère de l'Enseignement supérieur et de la Recherche
France: Conseil National de l'Ordre des Médecins

Keywords provided by Danone Research:
cardiovascular risk
dairy enriched product with plant sterols
general practitioners
adults followed by general practitionners

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Cardiovascular Diseases processed this record on April 16, 2014