Condition category
Nutritional, Metabolic, Endocrine
Date applied
22/11/2006
Date assigned
22/11/2006
Last edited
01/11/2011
Prospective/Retrospective
Retrospectively registered
Overall trial status
Completed
Recruitment status
No longer recruiting

Plain English Summary

Not provided at time of registration

Trial website

http://www.rotterdamlekkerfit.nl

Contact information

Type

Scientific

Primary contact

Ms Wilma Jansen

ORCID ID

Contact details

P.O. Box 70032
Rotterdam
3000 LP
Netherlands
+31 (0)10 4339421
jansenw@ggd.rotterdam.nl

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N/A

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

The Rotterdam Daily Exercise Project leads to less overweight, improved fitness, healthier food habits and healthier exercise habits.

Ethics approval

Ethics approval received from the Medical Ethics Review Committee of the Erasmus Medical Center (The Netherlands) on the 4th May 2007 (ref: MEC-2006-365).

Study design

Randomised controlled trial

Primary study design

Interventional

Secondary study design

Randomised controlled trial

Trial setting

Not specified

Trial type

Quality of life

Patient information sheet

Condition

Healthy nutrition and physical activity, prevention of obesity

Intervention

The Rotterdam Daily Exercise Project consist of an intensified school sports curriculum by a professional teacher, during and after school hours, education of parents with respect to healthy nutrition and exercise, education of children with respect to healthy nutrition and exercise, as well as promoting sport facilities in the neighbourhood.

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

1. Body Mass Index (BMI)
2. Waist circumference
3. Fitness

Secondary outcome measures

1. Attitude, intention and behaviour regarding healthy nutrition and exercise
2. School performance

Overall trial start date

01/09/2006

Overall trial end date

01/07/2007

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

Pupils (age six to 12 years) of all regular primary schools that are willing to participate in the project.

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Child

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

2400

Participant exclusion criteria

Pupils (age six to 12 years) of schools that already adopted elements out of the total project in their school program.

Recruitment start date

01/09/2006

Recruitment end date

01/07/2007

Locations

Countries of recruitment

Netherlands

Trial participating centre

P.O. Box 70032
Rotterdam
3000 LP
Netherlands

Sponsor information

Organisation

Municipal Public Health Service Rotterdam area (Gemeentelijke Gezondheidsdienst [GGD] Rotterdam en omstreken) (The Netherlands)

Sponsor details

P.O. Box 70032
Rotterdam
3000 LP
Netherlands

Sponsor type

Government

Website

Funders

Funder type

Government

Funder name

Community of Rotterdam (The Netherlands)

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

2011 results in http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21609245

Publication citations

  1. Results

    Jansen W, Borsboom G, Meima A, Zwanenburg EJ, Mackenbach JP, Raat H, Brug J, Effectiveness of a primary school-based intervention to reduce overweight., Int J Pediatr Obes, 2011, 6, 2-2, e70-7, doi: 10.3109/17477166.2011.575151.

Additional files

Editorial Notes