Condition category
Nutritional, Metabolic, Endocrine
Date applied
21/07/2006
Date assigned
21/07/2006
Last edited
28/10/2013
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

Dr G. H. Hofsteenge

ORCID ID

Contact details

VU Medisch Centrum
Dienst Dietetiek en Voedingswetenschappen
P.O. Box 7057
Amsterdam
1007 MB
Netherlands
+31 (0)20 4443414
A.Hofsteenge@vumc.nl

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N/A

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

GO4IT

Study hypothesis

The go4it programme will improve body mass index (BMI), glucose tolerance and lifestyle

Ethics approval

Not provided at time of registration

Study design

Randomised controlled trial

Primary study design

Interventional

Secondary study design

Randomised controlled trial

Trial setting

Not specified

Trial type

Treatment

Patient information sheet

Condition

Obesity, overweight

Intervention

GO4IT is a new multidisciplinary group treatment. During seven sessions, the adolescents will be educated on diet behaviour, physical activity, energy balance and how to improve their lifestyle regarding a healthy weight and maintenance of the energy balance. Besides these adolescent sessions, two other sessions will be organised for the parents.
Control: usual care, i.e. individual consultation by a dietician.

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

1. Body mass index (BMI)
2. Body composition
3. Glucose intolerance
4. Insulin resistance

Secondary outcome measures

1. Dietary behaviour
2. Physical activity
3. Sedentary behaviour
4. Quality of life
5. Self esteem
6. Cost-effectiveness

Overall trial start date

01/01/2006

Overall trial end date

31/12/2009

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

1. Overweight or obese
2. 12-18 years of age

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Child

Gender

Both

Target number of participants

160

Participant exclusion criteria

1. Non-Dutch-speaking
2. Overweight or obese as a result of a known syndrome or organic cause
3. Mental retardation
4. Physical limitations
5. Diagnosed diabetes mellitus (DM) type 2

Recruitment start date

01/01/2006

Recruitment end date

31/12/2009

Locations

Countries of recruitment

Netherlands

Trial participating centre

VU Medisch Centrum
Amsterdam
1007 MB
Netherlands

Sponsor information

Organisation

VU University Medical Center (The Netherlands)

Sponsor details

Van der Boechorststraat 7
Amsterdam
1081 BT
Netherlands

Sponsor type

University/education

Website

Funders

Funder type

Research organisation

Funder name

Netherlands Organisation for Health Research and Development (ZonMw)

Alternative name(s)

Netherlands Organisation for Health Research and Development

Funding Body Type

private sector organisation

Funding Body Subtype

other non-profit

Location

Netherlands

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

2010 results in: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20237141
2013 results in: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24103472

Publication citations

  1. Results

    Hofsteenge GH, Chinapaw MJ, Delemarre-van de Waal HA, Weijs PJ, Validation of predictive equations for resting energy expenditure in obese adolescents., Am. J. Clin. Nutr., 2010, 91, 5, 1244-1254, doi: 10.3945/ajcn.2009.28330.

  2. Results

    Hofsteenge GH, Weijs PJ, Delemarre-van de Waal HA, de Wit M, Chinapaw MJ, Effect of the Go4it multidisciplinary group treatment for obese adolescents on health related quality of life: a randomised controlled trial., BMC Public Health, 2013, 13, 939, doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-13-939.

Additional files

Editorial Notes