Total Lifestyle Coaching Pilot Study (TLC)

NCT ID: NCT03025217


Title
Total Lifestyle Coaching Pilot Study (TLC)
Purpose
The investigators aim to develop, pilot and evaluate a new "Total Lifestyle Coaching" (TLC) program, that will address both information and behavior-change aspects of nutrition education for patients whose body mass index (BMI) exceeds 25.
Details
This is a single-arm pilot study of patients at the Revere Healthcare Center with a BMI greater than 25. The intervention consists of a single in-person assessment with a dietician followed by telephone coaching sessions addressing nutrition, sleep, stress-reduction skills, and physical activity over the course of 6 months. Study team assessed anthropomorphic, demographic, and behavioral measures prior to the initial dietician assessment and at study completion (6 months following enrollment). Semi-structured exit interviews assessing participants' experiences in the program were also conducted following program completion.
Conditions
Obesity, Weight Loss, Telemedicine
Keywords
Source
Massachusetts General Hospital
Sponsors
Massachusetts General Hospital
Status
Completed
Acronym
TLC
Last Updated
17 Jan 2017
URL
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