A Study to See if Completing an Online Education Course Will Increase Weight Loss For Patients
Tab Title Description
Describes the nature of a clinical study. Types include:
- Observational study — observes people and measures outcomes without affecting results.
- Interventional study (clinical trial) — studies new tests, treatments, drugs, surgical procedures or devices.
- Medical records research — uses historical information collected from medical records of large groups of people to study how diseases progress and which treatments and surgeries work best.
- Scottsdale/Phoenix, Arizona: 13-008417
Sponsor Protocol Number: 13-008417
About this study
The purpose of this study is to test the effectiveness of an online education course for helping obese patients to reach and keep weight loss goals.
Participant eligibility includes age, gender, type and stage of disease, and previous treatments or health concerns. Guidelines differ from study to study, and identify who can or cannot participate. There is no guarantee that every individual who qualifies and wants to participate in a trial will be enrolled. Contact the study team to discuss study eligibility and potential participation.
- 18 years of age or older
- BMI of 25-29.9
- two or more risk factors for Type II Diabetes
- a BMI of 30 or greater who are currently attempting to achieve sustained weight loss.
Participating Mayo Clinic locations
Study statuses change often. Please contact the study team for the most up-to-date information regarding possible participation.
|Mayo Clinic Location
Mayo Clinic principal investigator
James Levine, M.D., Ph.D.
Closed for enrollment
Publications are currently not available