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Study of Behavioral Weight Loss Therapy for Obesity and Binge Eating in Monolingual Hispanic Persons

2014-08-27 03:36:41 | BioPortfolio

Summary

This is a research study designed to examine the effectiveness of an obesity medication (orlistat) given in addition to behavioral weight loss therapy. Participants will be obese monolingual (Spanish-speaking only) men and women.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Control: Placebo Control, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Caregiver, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor), Primary Purpose: Treatment

Conditions

Obesity

Intervention

Xenical + behavioral intervention, Behavioral intervention + placebo

Location

Hispanic Clinic of the Connecticut Mental Health Center
New Haven
Connecticut
United States
06511

Status

Active, not recruiting

Source

Yale University

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:36:41-0400

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