Search / Trial NCT00000506

Cardiovascular System in Obesity: Effect of Treatment

Launched by NATIONAL HEART, LUNG, AND BLOOD INSTITUTE (NHLBI) · Oct 27, 1999

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Trial Information

Current as of June 13, 2024

Completed

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Description

BACKGROUND: Obesity is a problem of significant public health concern both in this and other western countries. One reason is that it is a risk factor for cardiovascular disease, most notably hypertension. For example, in the Framingham study it was found that relative body weight, weight change during observation, and skin fold thickness were related to existing blood pressure levels and to the subsequent rate of development of hypertension. Additionally, for previously normotensive individuals, the risk of developing hypertension was proportional to the degree of overweight. Obesity is a...

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All

Eligibility criteria

  • Men and women, ages 18 to 60. Body weight was 130 to 180 percent of ideal body weight.

Attachments

readout_NCT00000506_2024-06-13.pdf

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NCT00000506_study_protocol.pdf

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About company

The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID, /ˈnaɪ.æd/) is one of the 27 institutes and centers that make up the National Institutes of Health (NIH), an agency of the United States Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). NIAID's mission is to conduct basic and applied research to better understand, treat, and prevent infectious, immunologic, and allergic diseases.

Contacts

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Jennifer Cobb

Immunology at National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)

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Not reported

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