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Obesity Clinical Trials

A listing of Obesity medical research trials actively recruiting patient volunteers. Search for closest city to find more detailed information on a research study in your area.


Found (1028) clinical trials

Aspiration Therapy in Asian Patients

Obesity is a major global health problem and Asians are equally affected. According to the latest Behavioural Risk Factor Survey in 2014, 20.8% of adults in Hong Kong have body mass index (BMI) belonging to the obese category. Obesity is associated with a multitude of medical and psychological comorbidities that ...


Setmelanotide for the Treatment of Early-Onset POMC Deficiency Obesity

The purpose of the study is to determine the effect of setmelanotide (RM-493) on weight and other factors in patients with pro-opiomelanocortin (POMC) deficiency obesity due to rare bi-allelic loss-of function POMC or PCSK1 genetic mutations.


Lifestyle Modification and Liraglutide

This is a 52 week, single center, open-labeled, randomized controlled trial. A total of 150 subjects with obesity, who are free of types 1 and 2 diabetes, as well as contraindications to weight loss, will be randomly assigned to one of three treatment groups: 1) lifestyle counseling, as currently recommended ...


TEACH: Technology Evaluation to Address Child Health

The proposed study is a pre- /post-implementation study in a pediatric practice with a control practice designed to test the feasibility and effectiveness of an electronic screening and service delivery tool for three modifiable health risk factors in pediatrics: parental tobacco use, sugar-sweetened beverages consumption, and poor dental care

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Effect of Liraglutide for Weight Management in Pubertal Adolescent Subjects With Obesity

This trial is conducted globally. The aim of this trial is to investigate the effect of liraglutide for weight management in pubertal adolescent subjects with obesity.


Effect of a Probiotic on Visceral Fat Accumulation

The study's main objective is to investigate if an extract containing the probiotic Bifidobacterium animalis subsp. lactis BPL1 (CECT 8145) has a positive effect on the accumulation of abdominal visceral fat in people with abdominal obesity. Participants: 129 men and women with a waist circumference 102 cm (men) or 88 ...


A Prospective Multicenter Post Approval Study of the ReShape Integrated Dual Balloon System in Obese Subjects

The ReShape Post Approval Study is a post-approval, multicenter, single arm, open label clinical study intended to collect valid scientific evidence regarding the safety and efficacy of the ReShape Dual Balloon as an adjunct to diet and exercise in the treatment of BMI 30-40 subjects with one or more obesity-related ...

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The SIM-PLICITY Study: The SIMulation Project - LIstening & Intervention in Pediatric obeSITY

The prevalence of childhood obesity has tripled within the last twenty-five years (Skelton et al., 2009). Interventions targeting children are a high priority because children bear the greatest lifetime health risk from overweight and obesity (Ogden et al., 2007; Franks et al., 2010). Health professionals in primary care settings have ...

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The Addition of Probiotic Consumption to a Nutritional Intervention and Caloric Restriction on Body Weight and Composition in Overweight Participants

Limited interventional human studies suggest that probiotic supplementation may be a beneficial strategy for promoting weight loss when added to a nutritional intervention via their effects on lipid absorption and metabolic signaling molecules. The purpose of this study is to evaluate the effects of addition of a probiotic supplementation to ...


Cost Effectiveness of Outpatient Set-up of Automated NIV in Obese Patients With Chronic Respiratory Failure

There is an increase of patients with hypercapnic respiratory failure as a consequence of obesity. The current treatment options for patients with obesity related respiratory failure is non-invasive ventilation (NIV). This has shown to reduce partial pressure of arterial carbon dioxide (PaCO2) and improves symptoms such as dyspnea (breathlessness)and enhances ...