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Prevention of Weight Gain in University Students

2014-07-23 21:12:27 | BioPortfolio

Summary

This study assess whether a small-group seminar intervention to prevent weight gain is effective in a general university student population, and to address the relative role of biological vs. lifestyle factors in predicting weight gain in humans.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Control: Placebo Control, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Prevention

Conditions

Prevention

Intervention

Lifestyle intervention seminars

Location

Université de Sherbrooke
Sherbrooke
Quebec
Canada
J1K 2R1

Status

Active, not recruiting

Source

Universitaire de Sherbrooke

Results (where available)

View Results

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-07-23T21:12:27-0400

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