Treatment for Physical Disabilities

University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS
Physical Disabilities
All Sexes

Study Summary

This trial is testing whether an individual home visit intervention or an intervention delivered remotely via video conferencing is more effective for weight loss in overweight/obese adults with Mobility Related Disabilities.

Eligible Conditions
  • Physical Disabilities

Treatment Effectiveness

Study Objectives

1 Primary · 6 Secondary · Reporting Duration: Baseline, 6, 12, and 18 months

3-12 months
Energy expenditure
Across 18 months
Behavioral Session Attendance
Cost of intervention
Self-monitoring of Diet/PA
Baseline and 6 months
Change from baseline weight at 6 months
Month 18
Barriers to Exercise
Blood Pressure
Blood Samples
Change in Quality of Life
Compliance with Physical Activity Recommendations
Compliance with the Diet Recommendations
Diet Self-regulation
Medication Information
Self-efficacy for Dietary Change
Social Support
Waist Circumference

Trial Safety

Awards & Highlights

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

Trial Design

0 Treatment Group

128 Total Participants · 0 Treatment Group

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

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: baseline, 6, 12, and 18 months

Who is running the clinical trial?

National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)NIH
2,213 Previous Clinical Trials
4,193,581 Total Patients Enrolled
University of Kansas Medical CenterLead Sponsor
413 Previous Clinical Trials
160,613 Total Patients Enrolled
Joseph Donnelly, EdDPrincipal InvestigatorUniversity of Kansas Medical Center
2 Previous Clinical Trials
474 Total Patients Enrolled

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18+ · All Participants · 1 Total Inclusion Criteria

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Frequently Asked Questions

Does this research have an open enrollment period?

"Affirmative. indicates that this investigation is currently admitting recruits, with the original listing posted on February 1st 2020 and a recent modification made May 19th 2022. This clinical trial intends to recruit 128 people from one location." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

How many participants are being monitored in this experiment?

"Affirmative. verifies that this clinical experiment is presently enrolling patients, which was first posted on February 1st 2020 and most recently updated on May 19th 2022. 128 individuals need to be recruited for the study conducted at one site." - 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.