Condition category
Nutritional, Metabolic, Endocrine
Date applied
28/05/2010
Date assigned
28/05/2010
Last edited
10/08/2016
Prospective/Retrospective
Retrospectively registered
Overall trial status
Completed
Recruitment status
No longer recruiting

Plain English Summary

Not provided at time of registration

Trial website

Contact information

Type

Scientific

Primary contact

Prof Tim Barrett

ORCID ID

Contact details

Birmingham Children's Hospital
St. Chads Queensway
Steelhouse Lane
Birmingham
B4 6NH
United Kingdom

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

5125

Study information

Scientific title

The metabolic and environmental determinants of obesity: Observational and intervention studies in children and young people

Acronym

Study hypothesis

To determine the effectiveness of a 12 week home based exercise intervention using playstation dance mats.

Ethics approval

MREC approved (ref: 07/H1202/150)

Study design

Single centre non-randomised observational process of care study

Primary study design

Observational

Secondary study design

Non randomised controlled trial

Trial setting

Hospitals

Trial type

Other

Patient information sheet

Condition

Topic: Metabolic and Endocrine, Generic Health Relevance and Cross Cutting Themes; Subtopic: Metabolic and Endocrine (all Subtopics), Generic Health Relevance (all Subtopics); Disease: Metabolic & Endocrine (not diabetes), Paediatrics

Intervention

All children were asked to complete a 12 week, home based exercise intervention using playstation dance mats. The exercise prescription was to perform dance mat exercise on at least 4 days of the week for at least 20 minutes at a time. Measurements were performed at baseline and after 6 and 12 weeks.

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Phase II/III

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

1. Body composition
2. Cardiovascular fitness
3. Objectively measured physical activity

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

01/12/2007

Overall trial end date

01/01/2010

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Not Specified

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

Planned sample size: 30

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

01/12/2007

Recruitment end date

01/01/2010

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Birmingham Children's Hospital
Birmingham
B4 6NH
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

University of Birmingham (UK)

Sponsor details

University Hospitals Birmingham
Methley Lane
Edgbaston
Birmingham
B15 2TT
United Kingdom

Sponsor type

University/education

Website

http://www.bham.ac.uk/

Funders

Funder type

Charity

Funder name

The Wellcome Trust (UK)

Alternative name(s)

Funding Body Type

Funding Body Subtype

Location

Results and Publications

Publication and dissemination plan

Not provided at time of registration

Intention to publish date

Participant level data

Not provided at time of registration

Results - basic reporting

Publication summary

Publication citations

Additional files

Editorial Notes

10/08/21016: No publications found in PubMed, verifying study status with principal investigator.