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The Role of Parents in Adolescent Weight Loss

2014-08-27 03:13:07 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The purpose of the study is to determine whether a novel model of including parents in adolescent weight control results in greater decrease in adolescent z-BMI compared to an intervention with minimal parent involvement.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Control: Active Control, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment

Conditions

Adolescent Obesity

Intervention

Behavioral Weight Control with Enhanced Parent Involvement, Behavioral Weight Control with Minimal Parent Involvement

Location

The Miriam Hospital
Providence
Rhode Island
United States
02906

Status

Recruiting

Source

The Miriam Hospital

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:13:07-0400

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