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Tailored behavioral weight loss program for Obesity

Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL
Tailored behavioral weight loss program +1 moreN/AWaitlist AvailableLed by Melissa M Crane, PhDResearch Sponsored by Rush University Medical Center

Study Summary

This trial is looking at how well two different weight-loss programs work for men who have overweight or obesity and work in blue-collar occupations.

Eligible Conditions
  • Obesity

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

You will be eligible if you check “Yes” for the criteria below
Your body mass index (BMI) is higher than 25 kg/m2.


Screening ~ 3 weeks
Treatment ~ Varies
Follow Up ~3 and 6 months
This trial's timeline: 3 weeks for screening, Varies for treatment, and 3 and 6 months for reporting.

Treatment Details

Study Objectives

Outcome measures can provide a clearer picture of what you can expect from a treatment.
Primary outcome measures
Recruitment response
Secondary outcome measures
Participant satisfaction with the intervention
Recruitment reach
Retention rates for each intervention group
Other outcome measures
Clinically significant weight loss
Program perceptions

Awards & Highlights

No Placebo-Only Group
All patients enrolled in this study will receive some form of active treatment.

Trial Design

2Treatment groups
Experimental Treatment
Active Control
Group I: Tailored treatmentExperimental Treatment1 Intervention
6-months of group-based behavioral weight loss treatment tailored to men working in blue-collar occupations.
Group II: Standard of care treatmentActive Control1 Intervention
6-months of group-based behavioral weight loss treatment following the Diabetes Prevention Program Group Lifestyle balance.

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Who is running the clinical trial?

Rush University Medical CenterLead Sponsor
411 Previous Clinical Trials
161,063 Total Patients Enrolled
13 Trials studying Obesity
1,697 Patients Enrolled for Obesity
Melissa M Crane, PhDPrincipal InvestigatorRush University Medical Center

Media Library

Behavioral weight loss program Clinical Trial Eligibility Overview. Trial Name: NCT05386238 — N/A
Obesity Research Study Groups: Tailored treatment, Standard of care treatment
Obesity Clinical Trial 2023: Behavioral weight loss program Highlights & Side Effects. Trial Name: NCT05386238 — N/A
Behavioral weight loss program 2023 Treatment Timeline for Medical Study. Trial Name: NCT05386238 — N/A

Frequently Asked Questions

These questions and answers are submitted by anonymous patients, and have not been verified by our internal team.

Are there opportunities for new participants to join this experiment?

"Correct. Clinicaltrials.gov states that this medical trial, which first appeared on August 31st 2022, is still open for recruitment. Approximately 60 patients need to be found from a single site."

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What is the sample size for this research project?

"True, according to clinicaltrials.gov the trial posted on August 31st 2022 is currently taking applications from prospective participants. 60 individuals need to be sourced from a single medical centre for this research project."

Answered by AI
~12 spots leftby Dec 2024