Intervention Arm 1 for Weight Loss

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Led By Alan P Gehrich, MD
Research Sponsored by Tripler Army Medical Center
Eligibility Criteria Checklist
Specific guidelines that determine who can or cannot participate in a clinical trial
Must have
Be between 18 and 65 years old
Must not have
Be younger than 18 years old
Be older than 65 years old
Screening 3 weeks
Treatment Varies
Follow Up12 months
Awards & highlights
No Placebo-Only Group

Study Summary

This trial is designed to assess the effects of dietary intervention on weight and physical fitness versus routine postpartum care in the first year postpartum for active duty women.

Eligible Conditions
  • Weight Loss
  • Postpartum Weight Retention


Screening ~ 3 weeks
Treatment ~ Varies
Follow Up ~12 months
This trial's timeline: 3 weeks for screening, Varies for treatment, and 12 months for reporting.

Treatment Details

Study Objectives

Outcome measures can provide a clearer picture of what you can expect from a treatment.
Primary outcome measures
Return to physical fitness at 12 months postpartum as assessed by physical fitness testing.
Return to required weight for active duty women at 12 weeks postpartum

Awards & Highlights

No Placebo-Only Group
All patients enrolled in this study will receive some form of active treatment.

Trial Design

3Treatment groups
Experimental Treatment
Active Control
Group I: Intervention Arm 2Experimental Treatment1 Intervention
Women in this arm will not have dietary counseling but will have close supervision of diet, exercise and sleep.
Group II: Intervention Arm 1Experimental Treatment1 Intervention
Women in this arm will undergone dietary counseling in the first year postpartum in addition to close supervision of diet, exercise, and sleep.
Group III: ControlActive Control1 Intervention
Women in this arm will undergo routine postpartum care.

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Who is running the clinical trial?

Tripler Army Medical CenterLead Sponsor
20 Previous Clinical Trials
27,575 Total Patients Enrolled
Alan P Gehrich, MDPrincipal Investigator
Tripler Army Medical Center

Media Library

Counseling with goal of modifying eating behaviors Clinical Trial Eligibility Overview. Trial Name: NCT05518604 — N/A
Weight Loss Research Study Groups: Intervention Arm 1, Intervention Arm 2, Control
Weight Loss Clinical Trial 2023: Counseling with goal of modifying eating behaviors Highlights & Side Effects. Trial Name: NCT05518604 — N/A
Counseling with goal of modifying eating behaviors 2023 Treatment Timeline for Medical Study. Trial Name: NCT05518604 — N/A

Frequently Asked Questions

These questions and answers are submitted by anonymous patients, and have not been verified by our internal team.

Is there an opportunity to join this research endeavor at the present time?

" states that this research initiative is not presently seeking enrolment, as the trial was initially posted on January 1st 2023 and last revised on August 24th 2022. Despite its current inactivity, there are still over 300 trials actively recruiting participants."

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Could I potentially qualify for inclusion in this research endeavor?

"To participate in this medical research, candidates must be aged between 18 and 44 years old and have experienced some degree of weight loss. The team is looking to recruit approximately 64 individuals for the clinical trial."

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Does this experimental protocol admit participants older than 75 years?

"As per the requirements for this trial, applicants must be between 18 and 44 years old to take part."

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