← Back to Search


Low fiber diet group for Gastrointestinal Disease

Waitlist Available
Research Sponsored by Rhode Island Hospital
Eligibility Criteria Checklist
Specific guidelines that determine who can or cannot participate in a clinical trial
Must have
- All outpatients undergoing colonoscopy at our institution
Be younger than 18 years old
Screening 3 weeks
Treatment Varies
Follow Up immediately after the colonoscopy
Awards & highlights

Study Summary

This trial tests if kids needing colonoscopies can eat low fiber food instead of just clear liquids.

Eligible Conditions
  • Gastrointestinal Disease
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Pediatric Disorders
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Procedural Complication

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

You may be eligible if you check “Yes” for the criteria below


Screening ~ 3 weeks
Treatment ~ Varies
Follow Up ~immediately before the colonoscopy
This trial's timeline: 3 weeks for screening, Varies for treatment, and immediately before the colonoscopy for reporting.

Treatment Details

Study Objectives

Outcome measures can provide a clearer picture of what you can expect from a treatment.
Primary outcome measures
Boston Bowel Prep Score
Secondary outcome measures
Patient tolerance

Trial Design

2Treatment groups
Experimental Treatment
Active Control
Group I: Low fiber diet groupExperimental Treatment1 Intervention
Subjects are allowed a low fiber diet the day of their colonoscopy prep
Group II: Clear liquid diet groupActive Control1 Intervention
Subjects are allowed a clear liquid diet the day of their colonoscopy prep, as is standard of care
First Studied
Drug Approval Stage
How many patients have taken this drug
Low fiber diet

Find a Location

Who is running the clinical trial?

Rhode Island HospitalLead Sponsor
260 Previous Clinical Trials
71,654 Total Patients Enrolled

Frequently Asked Questions

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

Is eligibility for this research restricted to adults aged over twenty-five?

"To qualify for the aforementioned trial, individuals must be between 10 and 17 years of age. Clinicialtrials.gov currently houses 136 studies specifically designed for minors and 415 tailored to seniors aged 65 or above."

Answered by AI

Is there an ongoing recruitment phase for participants in this trial?

"Clinicaltrials.gov indicates that this trial, which was first posted on April 20th 2021 and last updated June 15th 2023, is no longer recruiting patients. Nevertheless, there are 532 other medical studies actively enrolling individuals at the present time."

Answered by AI

What criteria should be met in order for someone to participate in this research?

"To qualify for inclusion in this medical research project, enrollees must be between 10 and 17 years old and possess a gastrointestinal disorder. A cohort of approximately 80 patients is sought."

Answered by AI
~20 spots leftby Apr 2025