Inpatient Obesity Intervention With Phone Follow-up
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01920620|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : August 12, 2013
Last Update Posted : January 20, 2016
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Obesity||Behavioral: Inpatient weight loss counseling Behavioral: Motivational interviewing and troubleshooting via phone||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||176 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||Inpatient Obesity: Can Weight Loss Intervention During Hospitalization Lead to Sustained Weight Loss at Six Months Following Discharge?|
|Study Start Date :||January 2011|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||August 2015|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||August 2015|
Experimental: Intervention Arm
Inpatient weight loss counseling Motivational interviewing and troubleshooting via phone
Behavioral: Inpatient weight loss counseling
Weight loss counseling utilizing a 13 minute patient education video on weight loss and an 25 minute personalized health education session. Subjects set 3 specific behavior set three specific lifestyle goals prior to discharge including a calculated six month weight loss goal (10% of body weight) and specific dietary and fitness goals. Usual care group participants received no specific instruction regarding weight loss prior to discharge.
Behavioral: Motivational interviewing and troubleshooting via phone
All subjects were asked to track their weights over the 6 month duration of the study. Weights were obtained by phone at weeks 1,2,3,4, 8, 12, 16, 20 and 24. Phone calls for the intervention group utilized motivational and troubleshooting techniques whereas calls in the usual care group were used only to obtain weight and assess for changes in medications or health condition.
No Intervention: Usual Care Arm
Participants in the usual care group were not provided with any specific instructions regarding weight loss, diet or exercise prior to discharge. Follow-up phone calls for usual care subject were used only to obtain weight and assess for changes in medications or health condition.
- Weight loss between groups [ Time Frame: 6 months ]
- Weight loss from baseline [ Time Frame: 6 months ]
- Change in Patient Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS) scores [ Time Frame: 6 months ]
- Change in waist-to-hip ratios [ Time Frame: 6 months ]
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01920620
|United States, Illinois|
|Chicago, Illinois, United States, 60611|
|Principal Investigator:||Kelley N Wachsberg, M.D., M.S.||Northwestern University|