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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 (1175) clinical trials

Colonoscopy in the Prone Position for Patients With BMI Greater Than 30

Patients that have been scheduled for colonoscopy will undergo chart review. Patients who meet inclusion criteria will be invited to participate at the time consent is obtained for the colonoscopy. Participants will then be randomized to one of two colonoscopy starting positions. After randomization, patients will begin the colonoscopy in ...

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Effect of Pyridoxamine Supplementation on Vascular Function and Insulin Sensitivity

A growing body of evidence demonstrates that increased adipose mass, especially visceral adipose tissue, contributes directly towards an increase in systemic inflammation, (micro-)vascular dysfunction and the burden of cardiovascular disease (CVD), insulin resistance and type 2 diabetes. Advanced glycation/lipoxidation endproducts (AGEs/ALEs) are a heterogeneous family of unavoidable by-products, which are ...

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Effect of a Lifestyle Intervention on Nutritional Status and Prognosis of Endometrial Cancer Survivors

Endometrial cancer (EC) is the fifth most commonly diagnosed malignant neoplasm among women worldwide. The incidence of EC is higher in high-income countries, but it has been increasing in low- and middle-income countries. The main risk factors for EC include the presence of comorbidities, such as diabetes mellitus and hypertension, ...

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Exercise Arterial Cross-Talk Modulation and Inflammation in an Ageing Population

In the cross-sectional part the investigators analyze physical fitness, vascular health and further outcomes in a healthy older active, a healthy older sedentary and a obese sedentary group with increased cardiovascular risk. The investigators will analyze large and small artery function, physical fitness and activity as well as inflammatory parameters ...

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Acute-phase Response & Periodontal Treatment in Obese Patients

Periodontal treatment, consisting in both supra- and sub-gingival mechanical instrumentation of the root surface (scaling and root planing), will be performed by a single periodontist on obese patients with periodontitis. The aim of this study is to compare quadrant scaling and root planing (Q-SRP) versus full-mouth treatment (FM-SRP) in terms ...

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Healthy Diet for Healthy Moms and Babies

The purpose of this clinical study is to collect baseline information on dietary habits and metabolic risk factors, and to examine the effects of a dietary intervention focusing on fiber and antioxidant rich berries on the development of gestational diabetes, glucose and lipid control and inflammation in obese pregnant women ...

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The Alberta FYBER (Feed Your Gut Bacteria morE fibeR) Study

Being overweight and obese significantly increases the risk of developing numerous diseases, including cardiovascular disease (CVD), type 2 diabetes (T2D), and certain cancers. The microbial community (microbiota) that resides within the gut play a notable role in obesity and its associated pathologies (e.g. CVD, T2D), and is therefore a potential ...

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Be Healthy in Pregnancy (B-HIP): A Trial to Study Nutrition and Exercise Approaches for Healthy Pregnancy

This will be a 2-arm randomized 1-site trial. Recruitment will be within the community care clinics by poster and flyer advertisements. Primary research question: Among pregnant women, does introducing a structured and monitored nutrition and exercise program (treatment) in early pregnancy compared with Usual Prenatal Care (control) increase the likelihood ...

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4XL Study - Obesity Surgery in Adolescence

The study has two intervention arms: Experimental: Group A Surgery; laparoscopic gastric bypass Active comparator: Group B Patients from Child Obesity Registry of Vestfold who get standard conservative treatment in a multidisiplinary team at Morbid Obesity Center. All patients are referred to Morbid Obesity Center from other hospitals or general ...

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Gender Disparity in Burn Injury Survival

Consented patients admitted to University Medical Center with greater than 15% total body surface area burns will participate in this study. A skin-fold caliper measurement will be performed to determine body fat percentage. Serum samples will be obtained and assayed for inflammatory cytokines to establish whether or not a link ...

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