GROWell (Interactive Obesity Treatment Approach) for Obesity

UC Davis, Davis, CA
Obesity+11 More ConditionsGROWell (Interactive Obesity Treatment Approach) - Behavioral
18 - 44

Study Summary

This trial will establish the efficacy of an mHealth tool, GROWell, for achieving appropriate pregnancy weight gain and promoting postpartum weight loss among women who enter pregnancy overweight or obese.

Eligible Conditions
  • Overweight and Obesity
  • Postpartum Weight Retention
  • Gestational Weight Gain
  • Maternal Weight Gain
  • Pregnancy

Treatment Effectiveness

Phase-Based Effectiveness

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Study Objectives

2 Primary · 2 Secondary · Reporting Duration: mid-study (25-30 weeks) and post-study (50-55 weeks)

Week 55
Postnatal Care
Mid-study (25-30 weeks)
Gestational Weight Gain
mid-study (25-30 weeks)
Delivery type
Fetal growth abnormalities
Pregnancy Complications
Week 55
Adherence to prescribed goals
Adherence to text-based self- monitoring

Trial Safety

Phase-Based Safety

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Awards & Highlights

No Placebo Group
All patients enrolled in this trial will receive the new treatment.

Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

Attention Support Control
1 of 2
GROWell (Interactive Obesity Treatment Approach)
1 of 2

Active Control

Experimental Treatment

480 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: GROWell (Interactive Obesity Treatment Approach) · No Placebo Group · N/A

GROWell (Interactive Obesity Treatment Approach)
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: GROWell (Interactive Obesity Treatment Approach) · Intervention Types: Behavioral
Attention Support Control
ActiveComparator Group · 1 Intervention: Attention Support Control · Intervention Types: Behavioral

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: mid-study (25-30 weeks) and post-study (50-55 weeks)

Who is running the clinical trial?

University of California, DavisLead Sponsor
867 Previous Clinical Trials
5,026,681 Total Patients Enrolled
28 Trials studying Obesity
32,919 Patients Enrolled for Obesity
Pattern HealthUNKNOWN
National Institute of Nursing Research (NINR)NIH
542 Previous Clinical Trials
10,280,956 Total Patients Enrolled
16 Trials studying Obesity
3,282 Patients Enrolled for Obesity
Duke UniversityOTHER
2,239 Previous Clinical Trials
3,040,255 Total Patients Enrolled
77 Trials studying Obesity
31,455 Patients Enrolled for Obesity
Leigh Ann Simmons, PhDPrincipal InvestigatorUniversity of California, Davis
1 Previous Clinical Trials
34 Total Patients Enrolled

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18 - 44 · Female Participants · 0 Total Inclusion Criteria

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Frequently Asked Questions

Are there any opportunities remaining to join this experiment?

" reveals that this clinical trail, posted on December 14th 2020 and last updated April 26th 2022, is currently seeking patients to participate." - Anonymous Online Contributor

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Are older individuals being included in the enrollment process of this experiment?

"This clinical trial seeks patients between 18 and 44 years of age as per its inclusion criteria. 123 studies are available for minors, while 372 exist to serve adults over 65." - Anonymous Online Contributor

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How many individuals have been included in this clinical trial to date?

"Affirmative. The information posted on demonstrates that this research project is still in the process of patient recruitment, having been first made available to the public on December 14th 2020 and last revised April 26th 2022. 480 participants will be recruited from a single site for this trial." - Anonymous Online Contributor

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What criteria must be met for someone to qualify as a participant in this clinical research?

"Each applicant must have a history of gestational weight gain and be within the prescribed age range (18-44) in order to join this clinical trial. The study is accommodating up to 480 participants." - 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.