Weight Maintenance Study for 2007 Shape UP RI Participants (STOPRegain)

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
The Miriam Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00466141
First received: April 24, 2007
Last updated: January 21, 2008
Last verified: April 2007
  Purpose

This study will focus on maintenance of weight loss achieved in the 2007 Shape-Up Rhode Island(SURI)program. We plan to recruit 180 individuals who participated in SURI and lost at least 10 pounds to take part in a 4-month weight loss maintenance program when the SURI ends. Participants will be randomly assigned to one of three groups: Education, Increased Exercise, or Daily Self-Weighing.


Condition Intervention
Weight Loss
Behavioral: Increased Exercise for weight loss maintenance
Behavioral: Daily Self-weighing for weight loss maintenance
Behavioral: Education for weight loss maintenance

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Factorial Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Evaluation of the 2007 Shape Up RI Campaign: Study 3 Maintenance

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Further study details as provided by The Miriam Hospital:

Estimated Enrollment: 180
Study Start Date: June 2007
Study Completion Date: October 2007
Primary Completion Date: October 2007 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  1. Are 18 years or older
  2. Lost 10 or more pounds during the 2007 Shape Up RI program
  3. Want to learn skills to maintain your weight loss
  4. Can come to the Weight Control and Diabetes Research Center located at 196 Richmond Street in the "The Jewelry District" of Providence for a baseline assessment visit in mid-May/mid-June and final assessment visit in mid-October.
  5. Agree to be randomly assigned (which means you cannot choose) to one of the three weight loss maintenance interventions: General Education, Increased Physical Activity, or Self-Regulation
  6. Available to take part in six 30-minute conference calls on either a Monday, Tuesday or Thursday starting at noon or 12:30pm. You will be given a toll-free call-in number so you can call from any location. The calls would be weekly for 4 weeks starting in June, and then there would be one call in mid-August and one in mid-September.

Exclusion Criteria:

  1. Not 18 or more years old.
  2. Did not participate in the 2007 Shape UP RI program
  3. Participated in 2007 Shape Up RI but lost less than 10 pounds in the program.
  4. Currently or plan to become pregnant in the next 4 months.
  5. Currently participating in another weight loss or exercise study.
  6. Not available to take part in six 30-minute conference calls on either a Monday, Tuesday or Thursday starting at noon or 12:30pm. The calls would be weekly for 4 weeks starting in June, and then there would be one call in mid-August and one in mid-September.
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00466141

Locations
United States, Rhode Island
Weight Control and Diabetes Research Center/The Miriam Hospital
Providence, Rhode Island, United States, 02903
Sponsors and Collaborators
The Miriam Hospital
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Rena R Wing, Ph.D Lifespan - The Miriam Hospital
  More Information

No publications provided

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00466141     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2097-07
Study First Received: April 24, 2007
Last Updated: January 21, 2008
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Weight Loss
Body Weight Changes
Body Weight
Signs and Symptoms

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on August 28, 2014