This trial will test a new diet designed to help women with anorexia nervosa remain weight-stable. The diet will be given to women who have been recently restored to normal weight, as well as women with no history of eating disorders, to see if it is effective and safe.
- Anorexia Nervosa
3 Primary · 27 Secondary · Reporting Duration: 10 weeks
Awards & Highlights
2 Treatment Groups
Women with no history of eating disorders
1 of 2
Women with anorexia nervosa
1 of 2
20 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups
Primary Treatment: Women with no history of eating disorders · No Placebo Group · N/A
Who is running the clinical trial?
Age 18 - 40 · Female Participants · 2 Total Inclusion CriteriaMark “Yes” if the following statements are true for you:
Frequently Asked Questions
Does this clinical trial have restrictions on age, and if so, does it exclude people aged 85 or older?
"This clinical trial is enrolling participants aged 18 and above, yet below the age of forty." - Anonymous Online Contributor
Am I eligible to partake in this research initiative?
"Prospective candidates for this medical trial must be afflicted with anorexia nervosa and between the ages of 18 - 40. The current recruitment goal is 20 patients in total." - Anonymous Online Contributor
What is the desired end result of this experiment?
"The primary measure of this 10-week trial is the completion rate of ketone logs and secondary objectives include changes in Quality of Life (QLESQ), Carbon Dioxide levels (CO2), and Clinical Impairment Assessment scores (CIA). These metrics are respectively measured using the Quality of Life Enjoyment and Satisfaction Questionnaire, laboratory test to assess bicarbonate concentration in serum, and a psychosocial functioning scale." - Anonymous Online Contributor
Are there currently any opportunities to join the clinical trial?
"Data hosted on clinicaltrials.gov indicates that there is no longer an active search for participants in this particular medical trial. Initially posted on July 1st 2022, the last update was made June 3rd 2022; however, 77 other trials are presently seeking volunteers." - Anonymous Online Contributor