Community-based mentoring and education sessions for Weight Loss

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
1
Effectiveness
1
Safety
Weight LossCommunity-based mentoring and education sessions - Behavioral
Eligibility
18+
All Sexes
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Study Summary

This trial will use social networks to try and change health behaviors in people that are at risk for obesity and heart problems.

Treatment Effectiveness

Effectiveness Progress

1 of 3

Study Objectives

2 Primary · 6 Secondary · Reporting Duration: Baseline, 6 months, 12 months, 24 months

Month 24
Change in "Life's Simple 7" Composite Score
Change in Body Mass Index (BMI)
Change in Dietary Quality
Change in blood pressure (systolic and diastolic)
Change in fasting glucose level
Change in low-density lipoprotein (LDL)
Change in physical activity
Change in waist circumference

Trial Safety

Safety Progress

1 of 3

Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

Delayed Community-Based Mentoring and Education Sessions
1 of 2
Immediate Community-Based Mentoring and Education Sessions
1 of 2

Experimental Treatment

481 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: Community-based mentoring and education sessions · No Placebo Group · N/A

Delayed Community-Based Mentoring and Education Sessions
Behavioral
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Community-based mentoring and education sessions · Intervention Types: Behavioral
Immediate Community-Based Mentoring and Education Sessions
Behavioral
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Community-based mentoring and education sessions · Intervention Types: Behavioral

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: baseline, 6 months, 12 months, 24 months

Who is running the clinical trial?

Mayo ClinicLead Sponsor
2,922 Previous Clinical Trials
3,516,672 Total Patients Enrolled
18 Trials studying Weight Loss
747 Patients Enrolled for Weight Loss
National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD)NIH
289 Previous Clinical Trials
705,748 Total Patients Enrolled
4 Trials studying Weight Loss
877 Patients Enrolled for Weight Loss
Mark Wieland, MDPrincipal InvestigatorMayo Clinic
2 Previous Clinical Trials
93 Total Patients Enrolled
1 Trials studying Weight Loss
39 Patients Enrolled for Weight Loss

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18+ · All Participants · 4 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “Yes” if the following statements are true for you:
People who identify as Hispanic or Somali often have a shared culture and experience.
A person who is part of a social network.
The participants in the study were willing to take part in all aspects of the research.

Who else is applying?

What state do they live in?
Minnesota100.0%
How old are they?
18 - 65100.0%
What site did they apply to?
Mayo Clinic in Rochester100.0%
What portion of applicants met pre-screening criteria?
Did not meet criteria100.0%