Behavioral Intervention for Obesity-Related Cancer

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
1
Effectiveness
1
Safety
Obesity-Related CancerBehavioral Intervention - Behavioral
Eligibility
Any Age
All Sexes
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Study Summary

This trial is testing whether parent/caregiver-focused or family-focused programs are more effective in reducing obesity risk in racial ethnic minority families.

Eligible Conditions
  • Obesity-Related Cancer

Treatment Effectiveness

Study Objectives

2 Primary · 0 Secondary · Reporting Duration: Up to 4 years

Up to 4 years
The correlation between the acceptability of the Parent and Family obesity interventions.
The correlation between the feasibility of the Parent and Family obesity interventions.

Trial Safety

Trial Design

3 Treatment Groups

Arm III (delayed comparison)
1 of 3
Arm II (family intervention)
1 of 3
Arm I (parent intervention)
1 of 3

Active Control

Experimental Treatment

120 Total Participants · 3 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: Behavioral Intervention · No Placebo Group · N/A

Arm II (family intervention)Experimental Group · 6 Interventions: Behavioral Intervention, Discussion, Informational Intervention, Interview, Counseling, Educational Intervention · Intervention Types: Behavioral, Procedure, Other, Other, Other, Other
Arm I (parent intervention)Experimental Group · 6 Interventions: Behavioral Intervention, Discussion, Informational Intervention, Interview, Counseling, Educational Intervention · Intervention Types: Behavioral, Procedure, Other, Other, Other, Other
Arm III (delayed comparison)ActiveComparator Group · 3 Interventions: Discussion, Interview, Educational Intervention · Intervention Types: Procedure, Other, Other
Treatment
First Studied
Drug Approval Stage
How many patients have taken this drug
Behavioral Intervention
2017
Completed Phase 4
~3220
Discussion
2018
N/A
~100

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: up to 4 years

Who is running the clinical trial?

M.D. Anderson Cancer CenterLead Sponsor
2,802 Previous Clinical Trials
1,788,783 Total Patients Enrolled
Lorna McNeillPrincipal InvestigatorM.D. Anderson Cancer Center
6 Previous Clinical Trials
1,996 Total Patients Enrolled

Eligibility Criteria

Age Any Age · All Participants · 10 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “Yes” if the following statements are true for you:
You are a parent or caregiver of a child who is a racial ethnic minority.
You have a parent or caregiver age 18 through 65 years old.
You are a parent or caregiver of a child aged 10-16 years.
You must be able to speak, read, and write in English.
You are eligible to participate in the study if you are a parent/caregiver (legal parent or custodial grandparent; male or female) and child willing to participate.