Pilot Intervention to reduce SSB consumption in children and families enrolled in WIC for Pediatric Obesity

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
1
Effectiveness
1
Safety
Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC
Pediatric Obesity+1 More
Pilot Intervention to reduce SSB consumption in children and families enrolled in WIC - Behavioral
Eligibility
< 18
All Sexes
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Study Summary

Pilot test the health system-based intervention to improve family beverage choices and promote water consumption, engaging WIC nutritionists to augment the intervention with follow-up and counseling of families at regularly-scheduled WIC appointments in a small randomized trial among 30 WIC-enrolled families.

Eligible Conditions

  • Pediatric Obesity
  • Obesity, Childhood

Treatment Effectiveness

Effectiveness Progress

1 of 3

Study Objectives

1 Primary · 19 Secondary · Reporting Duration: from baseline to month 3, from baseline to month 6

Month 6
BevQ 15 - Children Change in Servings of 100% Fruit Juice Consumption
BevQ 15 - Children Change in Servings of SSBs Consumption
BevQ 15 - Children Change in Servings of Water Consumption
BevQ 15 - Children Change in total Volume of 100% Fruit Juice Consumption
BevQ 15 - Children Change in total Volume of SSBs Consumption
BevQ 15 - Children Change in total Volume of Water Consumption
BevQ 15 - Children Change in total calories of beverages consumption
BevQ 15 -Parental Change in Servings of 100% Fruit Juice Consumption
BevQ 15 -Parental Change in Servings of SSBs Consumption
BevQ 15 -Parental Change in Servings of Water Consumption
BevQ 15 -Parental Change in Volume of 100% fruit juice Consumption
BevQ 15 -Parental Change in Volume of SSBs Consumption
BevQ 15 -Parental Change in Volume of Water Consumption
BevQ 15-Parental Change in Calories of Beverage Consumption
Child Body Mass Index Z-Score (BMIz) Change
Child Weight Change
Month 6
Change in child sugary drink serving consumption
from baseline, month 6
Changes in Parent Attitudes
Changes in Parent Beliefs
Changes in parent knowledge

Trial Safety

Safety Progress

1 of 3

Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

Control
1 of 2
Intervention
1 of 2
Active Control
Experimental Treatment

60 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: Pilot Intervention to reduce SSB consumption in children and families enrolled in WIC · No Placebo Group · N/A

Intervention
Behavioral
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Pilot Intervention to reduce SSB consumption in children and families enrolled in WIC · Intervention Types: Behavioral
ControlNoIntervention Group · 1 Intervention: Control · Intervention Types:

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Approximate Timeline
Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: from baseline to month 3, from baseline to month 6
Closest Location: Wake Forest School of Medicine · Winston-Salem, NC
2004First Recorded Clinical Trial
2 TrialsResearching Pediatric Obesity
48 CompletedClinical Trials

Eligibility Criteria

Age < 18 · All Participants · 8 Total Inclusion Criteria

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About The Reviewer

Michael Gill preview

Michael Gill - B. Sc.

First Published: October 9th, 2021

Last Reviewed: August 12th, 2022

Michael Gill holds a Bachelors of Science in Integrated Science and Mathematics from McMaster University. During his degree he devoted considerable time modeling the pharmacodynamics of promising drug candidates. Since then, he has leveraged this knowledge of the investigational new drug ecosystem to help his father navigate clinical trials for multiple myeloma, an experience which prompted him to co-found Power Life Sciences: a company that helps patients access randomized controlled trials.