Low-fat, vegan diet for Type 1 Diabetes

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
1
Effectiveness
1
Safety
Type 1 DiabetesDietary intervention - Behavioral
Eligibility
18+
All Sexes
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Study Summary

This trial will compare two diets for managing type 1 diabetes in adults. The primary outcome is insulin requirements.

Eligible Conditions
  • Type 1 Diabetes

Treatment Effectiveness

Effectiveness Progress

1 of 3

Study Objectives

4 Primary · 5 Secondary · Reporting Duration: Change from week 0 to week 12

Week 12
24-hour Carbohydrate to Insulin Ratio
Body Weight
Concentration of Plasma Lipids
Diet Acceptability
Diet Quality
Glycemic Control
Glycemic Variability
High-sensitivity C-reactive Protein (hs-CRP)
Interleukin (IL) - 1 (IL-1) and interleukin-6 (IL-6)
Medication Use
Total Insulin Dose
Tumor necrosis factor - α (TNF-α)

Trial Safety

Safety Progress

1 of 3

Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

Low-fat, vegan diet
1 of 2
Portion-controlled diet
1 of 2

Active Control

30 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: Low-fat, vegan diet · No Placebo Group · N/A

Low-fat, vegan diet
Behavioral
ActiveComparator Group · 1 Intervention: Dietary intervention · Intervention Types: Behavioral
Portion-controlled diet
Behavioral
ActiveComparator Group · 1 Intervention: Dietary intervention · Intervention Types: Behavioral

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: change from week 0 to week 12

Who is running the clinical trial?

Physicians Committee for Responsible MedicineLead Sponsor
27 Previous Clinical Trials
1,870 Total Patients Enrolled
Hana Kahleova, MD, PhDPrincipal InvestigatorPhysicians Committee for Responsible Medicine
2 Previous Clinical Trials
180 Total Patients Enrolled

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18+ · All Participants · 3 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “Yes” if the following statements are true for you:
I have had a stable insulin regimen for the past three months.
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