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Caloric Titration Method of Weight Loss and Maintenance

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03553160
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : June 12, 2018
Last Update Posted : June 12, 2018
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Cornell University

Brief Summary:
Study examined the effectiveness of daily self-weighing to prevent age related weight gain.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Healthy Other: Frequent Self-Weighing Not Applicable

Detailed Description:
Were given scales to weigh themselves daily. Change in weight was measured at the beginning and end of the two year observation period.

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 15 participants
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Official Title: Caloric Titration Method of Weight Loss and Maintenance in the Cornell Community: A Longitudinal Analysis of Psychological Factors
Actual Study Start Date : August 16, 2010
Actual Primary Completion Date : July 31, 2012
Actual Study Completion Date : September 1, 2012

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Arm Intervention/treatment
Frequent Self-Weighing
Study examined the effectiveness of daily self-weighing to prevent age related weight gain.
Other: Frequent Self-Weighing
Were given scales to weigh themselves daily. Change in weight was measured at the beginning and end of the two year observation period.
Other Name: Daily weighing




Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Prevention of age related weight gain by weighing daily [ Time Frame: 2 years ]
    By weighing oneself daily and seeing a graph of their weight on the scale, the participants will be able to prevent gaining weight over a two year period



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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 65 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • over the age of 18
  • not pregnant
  • not trying to gain or lose weight

Exclusion Criteria:

  • diabetes
  • history of an eating disorder
  • Body Mass Index (BMI) greater than 27.0 kg/m2.

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT03553160


Locations
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United States, New York
Dorms or student houseing
Ithaca, New York, United States, 14853
Sponsors and Collaborators
Cornell University

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Responsible Party: Cornell University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03553160     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 1007001556
First Posted: June 12, 2018    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: June 12, 2018
Last Verified: June 2018
Individual Participant Data (IPD) Sharing Statement:
Plan to Share IPD: No
Plan Description: We have no plan to share the results, but will gladly do if required.

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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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Weight Loss
Body Weight Changes
Body Weight
Signs and Symptoms