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Television Viewing (TVV) & Puberty on Lunchtime Food Intake

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01025687
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : December 3, 2009
Last Update Posted : December 3, 2009
Sponsor:
Collaborator:
Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)
Information provided by:
University of Toronto

Brief Summary:
The investigators hypothesize that television viewing will affect food intake in adolescent girls, and will depend on pubertal stage. Food intake will be measured at 30 min following a glucose(1 g of glucose/kg body weight) or sweetened noncaloric beverage with or without the presence of TV. Subjective appetite will be measured as well.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Obesity Prevention Dietary Supplement: water with noncalorie sweetener Dietary Supplement: water with glucose Behavioral: TV program showed while feeding Not Applicable

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 25 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment
Masking: Single (Participant)
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Official Title: Effect of Television Viewing (TVV) & Puberty on Lunchtime Food Intake & Subjective Appetite in Girls
Study Start Date : February 2009
Actual Primary Completion Date : September 2009
Actual Study Completion Date : October 2009

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MedlinePlus related topics: Puberty

Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: glucose beverage Dietary Supplement: water with glucose
Experimental: noncaloric beverage with TV Behavioral: TV program showed while feeding
Experimental: glucose beverage with TV Behavioral: TV program showed while feeding
Experimental: noncaloric beverage Dietary Supplement: water with noncalorie sweetener



Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. food intake (kcal) [ Time Frame: at 30 min after the treatment ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. subjective appetite [ Time Frame: 0-120 min ]


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Ages Eligible for Study:   9 Years to 14 Years   (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • healthy girls with no emotional, behavioral or learning problems

Exclusion Criteria:

  • boys

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01025687


Locations
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Canada, Ontario
Department of Nutritional Sciences
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Toronto
Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)
Investigators
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Principal Investigator: Harvey Anderson, PhD. University of Toronto
Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
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Responsible Party: G. Harvey Anderson, University of Toronto
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01025687    
Other Study ID Numbers: KidsStudy_21595
First Posted: December 3, 2009    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: December 3, 2009
Last Verified: December 2009
Keywords provided by University of Toronto:
girls
obesity
television viewing
puberty
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Obesity
Overnutrition
Nutrition Disorders
Overweight
Body Weight