Tailored behavioral weight loss program for Obesity

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
1
Effectiveness
1
Safety
Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL
Obesity+1 More
Tailored behavioral weight loss program - Behavioral
Eligibility
18+
Male
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Study Summary

Objectives*: Primary Objective: Aim 1: Examine the acceptability of tailored behavioral weight loss program and a standard program in men working in blue-collar occupations. Aim 2: Compare recruitment approaches that vary on trust-based messaging to recruit men with overweight/obesity who work in blue-collar occupations. Secondary Objectives: Determine the feasibility of retaining participants to a randomized trial over six months.

Eligible Conditions

  • Obesity

Treatment Effectiveness

Effectiveness Progress

1 of 3

Study Objectives

1 Primary · 3 Secondary · Reporting Duration: 3 and 6 months

3 and 6 months
Program perceptions
6 months
Participant satisfaction with the intervention
Retention rates for each intervention group
Baseline
Recruitment reach
Recruitment response
Month 6
Clinically significant weight loss

Trial Safety

Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

Standard of care treatment
1 of 2
Tailored treatment
1 of 2
Active Control
Experimental Treatment

60 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: Tailored behavioral weight loss program · No Placebo Group · N/A

Tailored treatmentExperimental Group · 2 Interventions: Behavioral weight loss program, Tailored behavioral weight loss program · Intervention Types: Behavioral, Behavioral
Standard of care treatmentActiveComparator Group · 2 Interventions: Behavioral weight loss program, Standard behavioral weight loss program · Intervention Types: Behavioral, Behavioral
Treatment
First Studied
Drug Approval Stage
How many patients have taken this drug
Behavioral weight loss program
2020
N/A
~90

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Approximate Timeline
Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: 3 and 6 months
Closest Location: Rush University Medical Center · Chicago, IL
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2011First Recorded Clinical Trial
10 TrialsResearching Obesity
793 CompletedClinical Trials

Who is running the clinical trial?

Rush University Medical CenterLead Sponsor
377 Previous Clinical Trials
151,912 Total Patients Enrolled
13 Trials studying Obesity
1,505 Patients Enrolled for Obesity
Melissa M Crane, PhDPrincipal InvestigatorRush University Medical Center

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18+ · Male Participants · 6 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.