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Randomized Trial of Dietary Intervention Therapy in Obese Hypertensives (DITOH)

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: Hypertension is a highly prevalent disorder contributing to a large proportion of cardiovascular morbidity and mortality in the United States. Although drug therapy of elevated blood pressure can reduce the risks of cardiovascular morbidity and mortality, such therapy constitutes significant expense for individuals over long periods of time as well as large national expenditures. In addition, the side effects of drug therapy may be significant. DITOH would provide much needed information concerning the effects of various means of weight reduction on blood pressure as possible d...

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Eligibility criteria

  • Men and women, ages 25 to 55. Subjects were obese, weighing between 130 and 210 percent of ideal body weight. Subjects had diastolic blood pressures between 90 and 105 mm Hg and were not on antihypertensive medications.

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readout_NCT00000515_2024-06-13.pdf

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NCT00000515_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.

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Jennifer Cobb

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

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