Survey on child feeding and related knowledge and practices for Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
1
Effectiveness
1
Safety
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta - Hughes Spalding Hospital, Atlanta, GA
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus+1 More
Survey on child feeding and related knowledge and practices - Behavioral
Eligibility
18+
All Sexes
Eligible conditions
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Study Summary

This study is evaluating whether a video can increase parents' knowledge about the importance of reducing sugar-containing beverages in infants.

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Eligible Conditions

  • Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

Treatment Effectiveness

Study Objectives

This trial is evaluating whether Survey on child feeding and related knowledge and practices will improve 2 primary outcomes and 2 secondary outcomes in patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus. Measurement will happen over the course of Up to 5 months post-intervention.

Month 5
Percentage of clinic staff who report that the SCB consumption related videos were easy to incorporate into the flow of clinic operations
Percentage of parents who are aware of infant fruit juice consumption recommendations
Percentage of parents who report that they do not give their young children fruit juice
Percentage of parents who viewed an intervention video report that they enjoyed it or learned something from it

Trial Safety

Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

Control Group
1 of 2
Intervention Group
1 of 2
Active Control
Experimental Treatment

This trial requires 260 total participants across 2 different treatment groups

This trial involves 2 different treatments. Survey On Child Feeding And Related Knowledge And Practices is the primary treatment being studied. Participants will all receive the same treatment. There is no placebo group. The treatments being tested are not being studied for commercial purposes.

Intervention GroupThe intervention group will include those parents who participate in the study after the control data has been collected and two SCB reduction-related videos have been introduced (one for showing at the 4-month visit and one for the 12-month visit).
Control GroupThe control group includes parents that will view an educational video about a topic other than infant SCB consumption.

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Approximate Timeline
Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: up to 5 months post-intervention
This trial has the following approximate timeline: 3 weeks for initial screening, variable treatment timelines, and roughly up to 5 months post-intervention for reporting.

Who is running the study

Principal Investigator
J. W.
Prof. Jean Welsh, Associate Professor
Emory University

Closest Location

Children's Healthcare of Atlanta - Hughes Spalding Hospital - Atlanta, GA

Eligibility Criteria

This trial is for patients born any sex aged 18 and older. There are 3 eligibility criteria to participate in this trial as listed below.

Mark “yes” if the following statements are true for you:
Being over 18 years of age,
Being a parent/caregiver of a child age 4-15 months,
Attending a well-child visit at the collaborating pediatric primary care clinic and planning to continue during the pilot implementation.

Patient Q&A Section

How many people get diabetes mellitus, type 2 a year in the United States?

"Approximately 6% of US adults have diabetes mellitus, type 2. Diabetes, type 2 is more common among African Americans than whites. Diabetes, type 2 has been associated with many chronic health conditions, as well as an increased risk of developing cardiovascular disease and some forms of cancer. This article covers how many adults in the US get diabetes, type 2 each year.\n" - Anonymous Online Contributor

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What are the signs of diabetes mellitus, type 2?

"Obesity, gestational diabetes, high blood pressure, diabetes-related nephropathy and diabetic retinopathy are the signs of Type 2 diabetes mellitus. Chronic kidney disease is a sign of longstanding diabetes that persists over time." - Anonymous Online Contributor

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What causes diabetes mellitus, type 2?

"Having family history of diabetes mellitus is not the only cause, but it seems that multiple factors are involved in its etiology, including genetics, lifestyle, and BMI." - Anonymous Online Contributor

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What are common treatments for diabetes mellitus, type 2?

"Diabetes-related treatments are as follows: 1) oral drugs; 2) exercise; 3) diet; 4) medication; and, 5) insulin treatment. The oral drugs have a significant role in management of DMT2. There are many different foods and exercises to be used in treatment of overweight or obese individuals with DMT2. The overall treatments for DM2, if any, are the diet-physical therapy-exercise treatments. The medication is important in the treatments for DM2, because the drug must control the patient's blood sugar level in the body." - Anonymous Online Contributor

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Can diabetes mellitus, type 2 be cured?

"Despite good diabetes care for 30 or more years, people with T2DM were less well-controlled than the general population; and the glycemic control improved in a small minority of people, especially after an initial improvement. Diabetes should be considered a chronic disease requiring continued treatment with insulin or oral agents; and this is likely to be the case for most patients with T2DM, which indicates the importance of long-term preventive treatment." - Anonymous Online Contributor

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What is diabetes mellitus, type 2?

"Diabetes mellitus type 2 is classified as a chronic and progressive disorder. It is the leading cause of end-stage kidney disease in both developed and developing countries. Diabetes mellitus type 2 is a significant health issue. type 2 is on the rise." - Anonymous Online Contributor

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Is survey on child feeding and related knowledge and practices typically used in combination with any other treatments?

"In view of the results, we recommend that parents should be taught on a regular basis, in addition to any other treatments, how to feed their children according to the current global reference sources." - Anonymous Online Contributor

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What is the latest research for diabetes mellitus, type 2?

"Insulin therapy has remained the standard of care for the treatment of diabetes type 2, but the number of antidiabetics has increased with growing numbers of patients in the United States. A number of new treatment options have been developed in the past few decades, including the sulfonylureas, dipeptidyl peptidase-4 (DPP4) inhibitors, glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) agonists, and GLP-1 analogs. This article summarizes the research on anti-diabetic drugs." - Anonymous Online Contributor

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Does diabetes mellitus, type 2 run in families?

"Data from a recent study suggest that the increased risk found in the children of diabetic subjects is not caused by an inherited defect; the children may be predisposed from in utero development." - Anonymous Online Contributor

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Does survey on child feeding and related knowledge and practices improve quality of life for those with diabetes mellitus, type 2?

"In light of the need to improve glycemic control, we found that improved breastfeeding knowledge and practices, in addition to improved physical and psychosocial status, may have beneficial effects on diabetes quality of life." - Anonymous Online Contributor

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What are the latest developments in survey on child feeding and related knowledge and practices for therapeutic use?

"Results from a recent clinical trial from this study show that there is an urgent need for training in developmental and health topics in Niger to support child and mother nutritional health." - Anonymous Online Contributor

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How does survey on child feeding and related knowledge and practices work?

"A positive relationship was found between surveyed mothers with a reasonable knowledge and positive attitude towards the child feeding with that of their intention to feed their child and that of their feeding practices. The knowledge level of these mothers could be increased through education on infant nutrition." - Anonymous Online Contributor

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