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Continuous Glucose Monitoring During Diets That Differ in Glycemic Load

2016-10-07 00:08:23 | BioPortfolio

Summary

This study test whether a Continuous Glucose Monitor can pickup differences in glucose (in the interstitial fluid) during a dietary intervention using meals with either a high with a low glycemic load.

Description

The aim of this study is to determine the suitability of a continuous glucose monitor to detect the impact of a dietary intervention on postprandial blood glucose levels in normal, healthy, free living subjects. We will compare a dietary intervention of meals with a high glycemic load (high post-meal blood glucose) versus meals with a low glycemic load (low post-meal blood glucose) in a cross-over study. In addition, the glucose profiles obtained both via venous blood sampling and via continuous glucose monitor following a standard carbohydrate load will be compared.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Pharmacokinetics Study, Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment, Masking: Single Blind (Outcomes Assessor), Primary Purpose: Basic Science

Conditions

Glucose Metabolism Disorders

Intervention

Low glycemic load, High glycemic load

Status

Not yet recruiting

Source

Unilever R&D

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2016-10-07T00:08:23-0400

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