Can a Physical Activity Skill Development and Parent-Centered Dietary Intervention Help Combat Child Obesity?
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00107692|
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified September 2006 by University of Wollongong.
Recruitment status was: Active, not recruiting
First Posted : April 7, 2005
Last Update Posted : September 13, 2006
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Obesity||Behavioral: Physical activity and diet||Not Applicable|
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|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Enrollment :||216 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||Effect of a Weight Management Program for Overweight and Obese Children: a Randomized Controlled Trial|
|Study Start Date :||March 2005|
|Study Completion Date :||October 2007|
- To evaluate and compare in overweight children the effectiveness of the following interventions: a parent-centered dietary modification program
- a physical activity skill development program
- and a parent-centered dietary modification + physical activity skill development program.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00107692
|Australia, New South Wales|
|University of Newcastle|
|Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia, 2308|
|Child Obesity Research Centre, University of Wollongong|
|Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia, 2522|
|Principal Investigator:||Tony D Okely, PhD, BEd||University of Wollongong|