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Clinical Trials: Metabolic Medicine

Source: West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine
The purpose of this study is to investigate the feasibility of using salivary biomarkers to screen for complications of metabolic syndrome including prediabetes. Read More
Last Updated: 04 Aug 2013
Source: Gachon University Gil Oriental Medical Hospital
The Purpose of this trial is to investigate the efficacy and safety of Daesiho-tang and Taeeumjowi-tang on Korean obese Women with metabolic syndrome Risk factors Read More
Last Updated: 24 Jul 2016
Source: Washington University School of Medicine
Obese HIV-positive women with Metabolic Syndrome (HIV-MS) and obese HIV-negative women with Metabolic Syndrome will be studied before and after achieving moderate (6%-8%) diet-induced weight loss. The investigators hypothesize that health markers will improve in both groups but that the improvement will be blunted in the women with HIV-MS. Read More
Last Updated: 12 Feb 2015
Source: Heilongjiang University of Chinese Medicine
Berberine has showed effective in lowering blood sugar levels in db/db mice and anti-dyslipidemia in human.Studies on the effect of berberine on metabolic and hormonal features of women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) are lacking.The objective of this study is to examine the effect of Berberine metabolic and hormonal parameters and insulin resistance in obese patients with PCOS. Read More
Last Updated: 07 May 2013
Source: University of Oslo School of Pharmacy
Respiratory failure is a common consequence of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). A concurrent metabolic alkalosis may worsen the respiratory failure, as a higher pH in blood (and thus in cerebrospinal fluid) results in a weaker respiratory drive. Use of diuretics is the most common cause of metabolic alkalosis. When a patient with an acute exacerbation of a respiratory failure is also alkalotic, there are (at least theoretical) reasons to lower ... Read More
Last Updated: 16 Jan 2014
Source: Washington University School of Medicine
This project aims to identify whether therapeutic substitution of aripiprazole for risperidone or olanzapine, combined with standard nutrition intervention, will impact the metabolic changes associated with antipsychotic treatment in children and adolescents. Read More
Last Updated: 11 Mar 2014
Source: Xinhua Hospital, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine
The incidence of nephrolithiasis in children has been reported to increase by approximately 6-10% annually, and the incidence is currently 50 per 100,000 children with high recurrent rate. Investigators aimed to determine the metabolic risk factors in Chinese children through metabolic evaluation. In order to identify diagnostic criteria of hypocitraturia and hyperoxaluria in western country wether adapt to Chinese children, investigators aim to determine ... Read More
Last Updated: 27 Oct 2016
Source: Charles Drew University of Medicine and Science
This study investigates the degree of improvement in insulin resistance and features of the metabolic syndrome in non-diabetic overweight or obese subjects after training in a low-intensity, moderate-intensity or non-aerobic exercise program, as well as self-initiated exercise behavior after the assigned exercise program. Read More
Last Updated: 23 Feb 2012
Source: Institute for Clinical and Experimental Medicine
The aim of the study is to evaluate the effect of metformin on myocardial function, insulin resistance and selected metabolic markers in patients with type 2 diabetes and heart failure (HF+DM+) in a cross-over, randomized, placebo controlled trial. Hypothesis: Metformin treatment in HF+DM+ group will lead to better myocardial function and load tolerance in comparison to placebo. The degree of improvement will be linked to selected metabolic ... Read More
Last Updated: 02 Mar 2016
Source: Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
: Although intervention or prevention with young children with T1DM may help ameliorate problems or forestall later problems in metabolic control, a number of potential barriers to research have constrained the development of such interventions. To assess the feasibility of intervening with young children and their families, we propose to conduct an exploratory pilot study of a behavioral intervention for young children (ages 7 to 11) newly diagnosed with ... Read More
Last Updated: 05 Jun 2011
Source: Norwegian University of Science and Technology
The primary objective of the study is to compare in a real-world setting the efficacy of traditional training (today's guideline, vigorously or moderate exercise) and amount of aerobic interval training (1-AIT) in reduction of risk factors constituting metabolic syndrome. The secondary objective is to compare the efficacy of traditional moderate training (today's guideline) and amount of aerobic interval training (1-AIT vs. 4-AIT) in improving aerobic ... Read More
Last Updated: 10 Nov 2016
Source: Jordi Gol i Gurina Foundation
The purpose of this study is determine the incidence of metabolic syndrome (MetS) in people of high risk, of 40 or more years and attended in the Primary Care. Evaluating the association between anxiety, depression, quality of life and the vital stressful events, and the development of the metabolic syndrome in general population. Our hypothesis is that population of the cohort with bigger degree of stress will develop earlier the metabolic syndrome. ... Read More
Last Updated: 18 Feb 2012
Source: Gulhane School of Medicine
The study is designed to answer the following questions: 1. Is hypogonadism a cause for the metabolic syndrome ? 2. What is the effect of testosterone replacement on the metabolic parameters ? Read More
Last Updated: 08 Jul 2010
Source: University Medicine Greifswald
Follow-up of two hospital-based patient cohorts (heart failure, metabolic comorbidities in CVD), recruited at baseline by the GANI_MED-project (Greifswald Approach to Individualized Medicine). Standardized protocols will be used for the assessment of medical history, laboratory biomarkers, and the collection of various biosamples for bio-banking purposes. Comparisons with the general background population will be performed. Read More
Last Updated: 18 Nov 2016
Source: Ankara University
Metabolic syndrome (MS) has been reported as a risk for cardiovascular events. The aim of the present cohort study is to investigate whether ACEi therapy reduces the rate of periprocedural myocardial injury (PPMI) after elective percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) among patients with metabolic syndrome. Read More
Last Updated: 18 Jun 2014
Source: King's College London
The purpose of this study is to determine whether consumption of the active product affects postprandial changes in metabolic indices, in comparison to the control product. Read More
Last Updated: 16 Apr 2015
Source: Hong Kong Baptist University
The investigators will conduct a cross-sectional study to discovery the distribution of IBS subtypes who would like to seek TCM treatment and their TCM patterns. At the same time, the investigators will also collect the serum, urine and stool samples of the participants to explore the host-gut microbiota metabolic interactions associated with IBS subtypes. Read More
Last Updated: 03 Jul 2016
Source: Washington University School of Medicine
We are testing the safety and efficacy of a 16-wk yoga lifestyle intervention on oral glucose tolerance, fasting lipid/lipoprotein levels, body composition, cardiovascular function, quality of life, CD4+ T-cell counts and viral load in HIV-infected men and women with components of The Metabolic Syndrome. We hypothesize that a yoga lifestyle intervention will improve metabolic, anthropometric, cardiovascular disease parameters, and quality of life domains ... Read More
Last Updated: 22 Jul 2010
Source: Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine
The purpose of this study is to evaluate the efficacy of topiramate compared to placebo in the treatment of obesity in metabolic syndrome. Secondary objectives include topiramate and weight loss effects on lipid levels, HbA1C, insulin resistance, and blood pressure. Read More
Last Updated: 06 Dec 2007
Source: Federico II University
Amylose-amylopectin ratio may influence the rate of starch digestion. This randomized controlled study evaluated the postprandial metabolic effects of amylose-rich- wheat- based rusks in overweight subjects. Read More
Last Updated: 02 Mar 2016
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