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Stress and Brain Response Using MEG in PWS

Individuals with Prader-Willi Syndrome (PWS) have increased hunger and food seeking behaviour, as well as learning (cognitive) challenges. In addition, some patients with PW been shown to have

Accepts healthy volunteers
  • 13 Feb, 2022
  • 1 location
Multidimensional Assessment of Dyspnea in Asthma

clinician. This could be facilitated by a multidimensional assessment of dyspnea, evaluating the kind of sensation felt by the patient (for example chest tightness, air hunger etc.) and emotions

  • 29 Apr, 2021
  • 4 locations
Study of Eating Behaviour and Sense of Taste Before and After Treatment With Nocturnal Continuous Positive Airway Pressure in Overweight Patients With Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome. (GOUSAS)

gain. OSA is characterized by resistance to leptin which reduces the feeling of satiety and an increase in ghrelin levels which increases the feeling of hunger. There may be an increase in food

insulin resistance
continuous positive airway pressure
sleep disturbances
  • 14 Apr, 2022
  • 1 location
Long Term Effects of Weight Loss on Post-prandial Gut Hormone Responses and Meal Induced Thermogenesis

A study to examine post-prandial gut-hormone secretion, meal-induced thermogenesis, fasting plasma metabolomic/lipidomic and cardiovascular indices among surgically managed obese individuals in the long term compared to conservatively managed obese patients.

  • 18 Feb, 2022
  • 1 location
Feeding Behavior and Taste Sensitivity Before and After Liver or Renal Transplantation

This study evaluates the influence of the taste sensitivity, of food preferences and of the reward system on the energetic balance before and after liver transplantation in cirrhotic patients and after kidney transplantation in renal failure patients

liver transplant
renal failure
kidney transplant
  • 23 Jan, 2021
  • 1 location
Food Intake Response to Short-Term Modifications of Metabolism in Humans

One reason people gain weight is eating more calories from food than what they need for energy over 24 hours. Metabolism is the amount of energy a person uses over 24 hours. Researchers want to study the relationship between changes in metabolism and how much a person eats. Objectives To …

Accepts healthy volunteers
blood test
  • 15 Jun, 2022
  • 1 location
Energy Expenditure Responses to Different Temperatures

Background The way that the body burns calories is known as energy expenditure. Some studies show that when we are cold, we burn more calories to keep our bodies warm. Brown fat is a special kind of fat that can use energy to keep the body warm. Small animals and …

Accepts healthy volunteers
  • 15 Jun, 2022
  • 1 location
Comparison of Respiratory Muscle Activations During Dyspnea Reduction Positions in Individuals

Chronic and progressive dyspnea is the most characteristic symptom of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. There are studies in the literature showing that electromyography activations of respiratory muscles increase in individuals with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and that the severity of the perceived shortness of breath is associated with muscle activation. …

  • 23 Apr, 2022
  • 1 location
Identifying Risk Factors That Predict Onset of Anorexia Nervosa and Bulimia Nervosa

Across the United States, thousands of children and adolescents suffer from eating disorders. Among young women alone, an estimated 2 to 4 percent are dealing with anorexia nervosa. Anorexia nervosa also has the highest mortality rate of any psychiatric disorder and produces a six-fold increased risk for death. Unfortunately, study …

Accepts healthy volunteers
  • 15 Mar, 2022
  • 1 location
A 6-month Observational Study on Combined Oral Contraceptives and Body Weight in Pre-Menopausal Women With Overweight or Obesity

Approximately 15 million women of reproductive age women in the United States have overweight or obesity and use the combined estrogen and progestin oral contraceptive pill (COC). Although many women report weight gain as a side effect of COCs, a conclusive link between COC use and weight gain has not …

  • 02 May, 2022
  • 2 locations