Intervention for Eating Disorders

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
Mimsy's Restaurant, Columbia, SCEating Disorders+1 MorePlant-based diet - Behavioral
18 - 65
All Sexes
What conditions do you have?

Study Summary

This trial will assess the effectiveness & implementation of a program delivered through two vegan soul food restaurants, with outcomes of cost/change in weight, eating habits, & quality of life.

Eligible Conditions
  • Healthy Nutrition
  • Eating Disorders

Treatment Effectiveness

Study Objectives

2 Primary · 2 Secondary · Reporting Duration: 3-months

Changes in body weight
Changes in diet quality

Trial Safety

Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

1 of 2
1 of 2

Active Control

Experimental Treatment

228 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups

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

Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Plant-based diet · Intervention Types: Behavioral
ActiveComparator Group · 1 Intervention: Voucher only · Intervention Types: Other
First Studied
Drug Approval Stage
How many patients have taken this drug
Plant-based diet

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: 3-months

Who is running the clinical trial?

University of South CarolinaLead Sponsor
179 Previous Clinical Trials
93,274 Total Patients Enrolled
1 Trials studying Eating Disorders
24 Patients Enrolled for Eating Disorders

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18 - 65 · All Participants · 6 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “Yes” if the following statements are true for you:
You identify yourself as being of African American ethnicity.
Your body mass index (BMI) falls between 25 and 49.9, which means you are overweight or obese.

Frequently Asked Questions

Are there any available vacancies in this clinical trial?

"Affirmative. According to the listing, this medical trial is actively recruiting patients, with the initial posting dated April 1st 2023 and a recent update on December 13th 2022. The study team seeks 228 individuals across one site for participation in their research endeavour." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

Does this research endeavor involve participants aged 45 or over?

"Patients aged 18 to 65 are eligible for this clinical trial. Additionally, there are 10 studies available for minors and 17 offers that target senior citizens." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

What is the current enrollment of participants in this research project?

"Affirmative. The information hosted on indicates that this medical research, first posted April 1st 2023 and lately revised December 13th 2022 is actively recruiting individuals to participate. This trial requires 228 participants across a single site." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

Could I potentially enroll in this medical trial?

"This trial is searching for 228 individuals with an age range of 18-65 years, a BMI between 25 and 49.9 kg/m2, the capability to attend restaurant classes as well as all monitoring sessions and weekly visits, be amenable to randomization into either group, and who self-identify as African American." - Anonymous Online Contributor

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