The Effects of Strawberry Supplementation on Memory and Gait Among Over-weight Older Adults
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03162913|
Recruitment Status : Recruiting
First Posted : May 22, 2017
Last Update Posted : October 11, 2018
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Aging Age-related Cognitive Decline Obesity||Dietary Supplement: Strawberry Other: Placebo||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||49 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||Double (Participant, Investigator)|
|Official Title:||The Effects of Strawberry Supplementation on Memory and Gait Among Over-weight Older Adults|
|Actual Study Start Date :||October 1, 2017|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||September 2019|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||March 2020|
Participants randomized into this arm of the study consume freeze-dried strawberry powder.
Dietary Supplement: Strawberry
12g freeze-dried strawberry (powder), twice daily with water, for 90 days
Placebo Comparator: Placebo
Participants randomized into this arm of the study consume a strawberry placebo powder.
12g red, strawberry-flavored powder, twice daily with water, for 90 days
- Spatial Cognition [ Time Frame: Change from baseline at 90 days ]Spatial cognition will be measured using a virtual navigation task.
- Gait Speed [ Time Frame: Change from baseline at 90 days ]Preferred gait speed will be measured using an instrumented treadmill.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT03162913
|Contact: Kimberly Dupiton||617-556-3012||Kimberly.Dupiton@tufts.edu|
|United States, Massachusetts|
|Tammy M Scott||Recruiting|
|Boston, Massachusetts, United States, 02111|
|Contact: Tammy M Scott, PhD 617-556-3366 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Principal Investigator: Tammy M Scott, PhD|
|Principal Investigator: Barbara Shukitt-Hale, PhD|
|Sub-Investigator: Marshall G Miller, PhD|
|Principal Investigator:||Tammy M Scott, PhD||Tufts University|
|Principal Investigator:||Barbara Shukitt-Hale, PhD||USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging|