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Healthy Dads Healthy Kids for Childhood Obesity(HDHK Trial)

Research Sponsored by Baylor College of Medicine
Eligibility Criteria Checklist
Specific guidelines that determine who can or cannot participate in a clinical trial
Must have
BMI >/=25 - 40
Must not have
Screening 3 weeks
Treatment Varies
Follow Up4 and 12 months
Awards & highlights
No Placebo-Only Group

HDHK Trial Summary

This trial assesses a culturally adapted 'Healthy Dads Healthy Kids' program for Hispanic families to see if it is effective in preventing obesity-related medical conditions.

Eligible Conditions
  • Obesity
  • Childhood Obesity
  • Physical Activity
  • Dietary Intake

HDHK Trial Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

You will be eligible if you check “Yes” for the criteria below
Your body mass index (BMI) is between 25 and 40.

HDHK Trial Timeline

Screening ~ 3 weeks
Treatment ~ Varies
Follow Up ~4 and 12 months
This trial's timeline: 3 weeks for screening, Varies for treatment, and 4 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
Child´s moderate to vigorous physical activity (MVPA)
Secondary outcome measures
Child's BMI z-score
Child's and father's sedentary time
Child´s MVPA
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Awards & Highlights

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

HDHK Trial Design

2Treatment groups
Experimental Treatment
Group I: Standard of care controlExperimental Treatment1 Intervention
National guidelines and recommendations for healthy eating, physical activity and weight loss.
Group II: Healthy Dads Healthy KidsExperimental Treatment1 Intervention
A group-based lifestyle behavioral program for Hispanic fathers and children

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Who is running the clinical trial?

YMCA of Greater HoustonUNKNOWN
Baylor College of MedicineLead Sponsor
982 Previous Clinical Trials
5,995,662 Total Patients Enrolled
35 Trials studying Obesity
15,774 Patients Enrolled for Obesity

Media Library

Healthy Dads Healthy Kids Clinical Trial Eligibility Overview. Trial Name: NCT05334420 — N/A
Obesity Research Study Groups: Healthy Dads Healthy Kids, Standard of care control
Obesity Clinical Trial 2023: Healthy Dads Healthy Kids Highlights & Side Effects. Trial Name: NCT05334420 — N/A
Healthy Dads Healthy Kids 2023 Treatment Timeline for Medical Study. Trial Name: NCT05334420 — N/A

Frequently Asked Questions

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

Does the trial accept seniors of seventy years or older as participants?

"According to the entry criteria of this clinical trial, participants must be aged 5-65 years old. There are 274 studies available for those under 18 and 673 studies catered to individuals over 65 respectively."

Answered by AI

Are there any open openings for participation in this experiment?

"As per the information presented on clinicaltrials.gov, this investigation is at present recruiting participants. It was first advertised on April 28th 2022 and last updated on October 24th of the same year."

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How many participants are being recruited for this research study?

"Indeed, the information on clinicaltrials.gov suggests that this research endeavor is actively enrolling patients. This particular study was initially posted on April 28th 2022 and has been amended as recently as October 24th of the same year. A total of 332 participants are to be recruited from a single medical centre."

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Who is eligible to participate in this research project?

"This study seeks 332 individuals between 5 and 65 years of age with dietary practices. To be eligible, patients must fulfil the following criteria: FATHER (or significant male role model), 18-65 year old residing in Greater Houston Area, Hispanic or Latino descent capable of reading/writing Spanish or English, Body Mass Index from 25 to 40 BMI units, Passing a 2015 American College of Sports Medicine's health screening exam; CHILD aged 5 to 11 plus up to three siblings whose father is taking part in this trial; MOTHER (if applicable) - Significant female like biological mother/grandmother/aunt etc., or other co-parenting"

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~195 spots leftby Mar 2026