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Therapeutic Strategy in Postmenopausal Women Using Osteoporotic Diagnostic Kits

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT02162277
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : June 12, 2014
Last Update Posted : September 6, 2018
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Yukio Nakamura, Shinshu University

Brief Summary:
The frequency of osteoporosis in Japan is increasing. Also, the frequency of osteoporosis-based fractures in postmenopausal women is increasing. Therefore, it is urgently required to improve osteoporosis. Life expectancy in Nagano prefecture is the longest in Japan, however, healthy life expectancy in Nagano is not very long in Japan. There are several problems in this issue from the medical site and the patient site. The aim of this study is, from the patient site, to increase the motivation of postmenopausal women for osteoporosis using osteoporotic diagnostic kit.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Osteoporosis Device: diagnostic osteoporotic kit ( including 7 genes and 4 life styles)

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Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 1000 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Phase 1 Study of Osteoporotic Diagnosis Using Osteoporotic Diagnostic Kits
Actual Study Start Date : January 2013
Actual Primary Completion Date : October 2016
Actual Study Completion Date : September 2018

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MedlinePlus related topics: Osteoporosis

Group/Cohort Intervention/treatment
Osteoporosis diagnostic kit Device: diagnostic osteoporotic kit ( including 7 genes and 4 life styles)
Most osteoporotic patients want to know what kinds of life styles they should take care of. The device will help it.

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Number of participants with osteoporosis in Kami-Ina area of Nagano prefecture [ Time Frame: 1 year ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   20 Years to 100 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Women who are over 20 years old

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Women, mainly postmenopausal women

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Men

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT02162277

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Yukio Nakamura
Matsumoto, Nagano, Japan, 3908621
Sponsors and Collaborators
Shinshu University
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Responsible Party: Yukio Nakamura, Assistant professor, Shinshu University Identifier: NCT02162277    
Other Study ID Numbers: Showa-Hitachi2014
Osteoporotic diagnostic kit ( Other Identifier: Showa Inan General Hospital )
First Posted: June 12, 2014    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: September 6, 2018
Last Verified: September 2018
Keywords provided by Yukio Nakamura, Shinshu University:
To decrease
patients in
Kami-Ina area
Nagano prefecture
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Bone Diseases, Metabolic
Bone Diseases
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Metabolic Diseases