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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00000545
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : October 28, 1999
Last Update Posted : July 29, 2016
Information provided by:
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)

Brief Summary:
To implement a culturally appropriate school-based, multicenter, randomized trial that promotes healthful eating behaviors and increases physical activity to prevent obesity in pre-adolescent upper elementary American Indian students.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Cardiovascular Diseases Sedentary Behaviors Obesity Behavioral: exercise Behavioral: diet Phase 2

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Study Start Date : September 1993
Study Completion Date : July 2002

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Ages Eligible for Study:   7 Years to 11 Years   (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Cohort of pre-adolescent American Indian boys and girls followed in grades 3-5.

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Sponsors and Collaborators
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
OverallOfficial: H. Stevens University of North Carolina

Caballero B: Introduction. Am J Clin Nutr, 69: 745S-746S, 1999.

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00000545     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 88
U01HL050869 ( U.S. NIH Grant/Contract )
U01HL050907 ( U.S. NIH Grant/Contract )
U01HL050905 ( U.S. NIH Grant/Contract )
U01HL050885 ( U.S. NIH Grant/Contract )
First Posted: October 28, 1999    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: July 29, 2016
Last Verified: December 2005

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Cardiovascular Diseases