AI-optimized Behavioral Weight Loss Treatment for Obesity

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
1
Effectiveness
1
Safety
Obesity+1 MoreAI-optimized Behavioral Weight Loss Treatment - Behavioral
Eligibility
18 - 70
All Sexes
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Study Summary

This trial is testing a weight-loss AI system to see if it's more effective and cheaper than weekly gold-standard behavioral weight-loss treatment.

Eligible Conditions
  • Obesity
  • Weight Loss

Video Summary

Treatment Effectiveness

Effectiveness Progress

1 of 3

Study Objectives

2 Primary · 3 Secondary · Reporting Duration: Baseline, 1-month, 6-month, and 12-month assessment

6-month and 12-month assessment
Acceptability as Measured by Likert Self-report Scale
Baseline and 1-month assessment
Autonomous motivation
Binge eating
Depressive symptoms
Self-regulation capacity
Baseline, 1-month, 6-month, and 12-month assessment
Calorie intake
Costs
Physical Activity
Weight change

Trial Safety

Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

BWL-S
1 of 2
BWL-AI
1 of 2

Active Control

Experimental Treatment

336 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: AI-optimized Behavioral Weight Loss Treatment · No Placebo Group · N/A

BWL-AI
Behavioral
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: AI-optimized Behavioral Weight Loss Treatment · Intervention Types: Behavioral
BWL-S
Behavioral
ActiveComparator Group · 1 Intervention: Standard Behavioral Weight Loss Treatment · Intervention Types: Behavioral

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: baseline, 1-month, 6-month, and 12-month assessment

Who is running the clinical trial?

Drexel UniversityLead Sponsor
135 Previous Clinical Trials
46,933 Total Patients Enrolled
27 Trials studying Obesity
5,749 Patients Enrolled for Obesity
Evan M Forman, PhDPrincipal InvestigatorDrexel University Center for Weight, Eating and Lifestyle Science
1 Previous Clinical Trials
285 Total Patients Enrolled
1 Trials studying Obesity
285 Patients Enrolled for Obesity

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18 - 70 · All Participants · 7 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “Yes” if the following statements are true for you:
Individuals must be overweight or obese.
You are an adult aged 18-70 years.
Individuals must also provide consent for the research team to contact their personal physician if necessary, to provide clearance or to consult about rapid weight loss.
You have access to a smartphone with a mobile browser.\n

Who else is applying?

What state do they live in?
California16.7%
Pennsylvania16.7%
Mississippi8.3%
Other58.3%
How old are they?
18 - 6588.9%
65+11.1%
What site did they apply to?
Drexel University Center for Weight, Eating and Lifestyle Science100.0%
What portion of applicants met pre-screening criteria?
Met criteria58.3%
Did not meet criteria41.7%
Why did patients apply to this trial?
  • "I’m very interested in the idea of an AI-based weight loss study!"
How many prior treatments have patients received?
050.0%
3+50.0%

How responsive is this trial?

Typically responds via
Email66.7%
Phone Call33.3%
Average response time
  • < 2 Days
Most responsive sites:
  1. Drexel University Center for Weight, Eating and Lifestyle Science: < 24 hours