Weight Loss for Obesity
This trial is testing whether obesity affects cartilage composition and function, and whether weight loss can help restore these things. It will involve people who are 18-45 years old and obese, and require MR Imaging, evaluation of joint loading, cartilage strain measurement, and participation in a weight loss intervention.
Study ObjectivesOutcome measures can provide a clearer picture of what you can expect from a treatment.
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Frequently Asked Questions
How many individuals are being accepted into this research program?
"Affirmative. The clinical trial information located on clinicaltrials.gov affirms that this research is currently enrolling participants; the study was originally posted on June 5th 2020 and recently updated on September 9th 2022. There are 100 patients needed from one medical site for the duration of the protocol."
Is there currently an open call to join this trial?
"Affirmative. The clinicaltrials.gov portal attests that this research is in need of volunteers for its study, which was initially posted on June 5th 2020 and last updated September 9th 2022. Specifically, the project requires 100 individuals to join from 1 medical establishment."
Who meets the criteria to participate in this research project?
"Prospective participants of this trial must have arthrosis and be between ages 18-45. The study's target enrollment is approximately 100 individuals."