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Systems-oriented School Healthy Weight Promotion Based on NASA Mission X Campaign

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03355131
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified November 2017 by Hsing-Yu Yang, Mackay Medical College.
Recruitment status was:  Active, not recruiting
First Posted : November 28, 2017
Last Update Posted : November 30, 2017
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Hsing-Yu Yang, Mackay Medical College

Brief Summary:
This study assessed the effect of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration's (NASA's) Mission X (MX) program on children's knowledge, attitude, and practice of healthy eating and active living (HEAL) and weight status in rural elementary schools in Taiwan.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Pediatric Obesity Behavioral: Adapted NASA's Mission X program Not Applicable

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 245 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Official Title: Systems-oriented School Healthy Weight Promotion: A Pilot Controlled Intervention Study in Remote Areas School Based on NASA Mission X Campaign
Actual Study Start Date : February 25, 2016
Estimated Primary Completion Date : February 24, 2019
Estimated Study Completion Date : February 24, 2019

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MedlinePlus related topics: Body Weight

Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: Adapted NASA's Mission X program
Adapted NASA's Mission X program for the intervention group
Behavioral: Adapted NASA's Mission X program
8 Weeks Adapted National Aeronautics and Space Administration's (NASA's) Mission X (MX) program

No Intervention: Mission X Control
no intervention



Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Body mass index [ Time Frame: 8-weeks ]
    weight status, BMI-Z score



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Ages Eligible for Study:   8 Years to 12 Years   (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • The thirteen public elementary schools in Tamsui, Sanzhi and Shimen Districts, New Taipei City, Taiwan, were the target population. Schools that were in distance within 30 minutes by car from Mackay Medical College were approached. Eight schools agreed to participate. All 3rd and 4th graders of the participating schools were invited to the evaluation program.

Exclusion Criteria:

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT03355131


Sponsors and Collaborators
Mackay Medical College
Investigators
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Principal Investigator: Hsing-Yu Yang, DrPH Mackay Medical College
Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
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Responsible Party: Hsing-Yu Yang, Assitant professor, Mackay Medical College
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03355131    
Other Study ID Numbers: 15MMHISO90
First Posted: November 28, 2017    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: November 30, 2017
Last Verified: November 2017
Individual Participant Data (IPD) Sharing Statement:
Plan to Share IPD: Undecided

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Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Drug Product: No
Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Device Product: No
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Pediatric Obesity
Obesity
Overnutrition
Nutrition Disorders
Overweight
Body Weight
Signs and Symptoms