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Texas Childhood Obesity Research Demonstration (TX CORD) Project -Primary Prevention Study (External Link)
A systems approach emphasizes the linkage between individual behavior change strategies and social and physical environmental changes, which act synergistically to facilitate (or inhibit) healthy eating and active living. We …
Baylor Role: Collaborator
Completed
Food, Fun, & Fitness Internet Program for Girls: Outcome Evaluation (External Link)
This research will conduct an outcome evaluation on a promising web based obesity prevention program for 8-10 year old African American girls. A pilot study with 80 girls established its …
Baylor Role: Lead Sponsor
Completed
Family Lifestyle Overweight Prevention Program-Physical Activity Only (External Link)
Family Lifestyle Overweight Prevention Program (FLOW) is an intensive, multi-component obesity intervention designed to take place during physical education class. This intervention has established efficacy at improving standardized BMI among …
Baylor Role: Collaborator
Completed
Study of Dopamine Versus Vasopressin for Treatment of Low Blood Pressure in Low Birth Weight Infants (External Link)
Hypotension in the low birth weight (LBW) and extremely low birth weight (ELBW) infant is often encountered in the postnatal adaptation phase. Severe, prolonged hypotension contributes to cellular dysfunction and …
Baylor Role: Lead Sponsor
Recruiting
Quality Improvement Project - Evaluation of Current Standard of Care for Feeding Practices in the NICU (External Link)
This is a quality improvement project to evaluate the current standard of care of nutritional management for very low birth weight infants receiving donor human milk products in the NICU …
Baylor Role: Lead Sponsor
Completed
Genetic Influences Between Cognitive Function and BMI (External Link)
Investigators will use existing data collected as part of the Texas Twin Project (TTP). TTP collected neuropsychological task data on cognition (executive functioning and general cognitive abilities) from a computerized …
Baylor Role: Lead Sponsor
Completed
Healthy Kids-Houston: A Community Childhood Obesity Intervention Program (External Link)
Childhood obesity is a major health issue in the United States, particularly among minority children. An integrated after-school program that offers structured and fun physical activities with nutrition and behavior …
Baylor Role: Lead Sponsor
Completed
Dietary Intake and Eating Behaviors in Adolescents Who Undergo Bariatric Surgery (External Link)
The dietary and eating behavior outcomes for adolescents who undergo bariatric surgery are virtually unknown. The main trial of the Teen-LABS consortium is not studying dietary intake and eating behavior …
Baylor Role: Collaborator
Completed
Impact of an Online Behavioral Weight Loss Program (External Link)
This study tests the impact of an innovative combination of a fortified beverage (a diet cola containing green tea extract, soluble dextrin fiber, and caffeine) and an online support weight …
Baylor Role: Lead Sponsor
Completed
Pilot RCT of an Obesity Intervention for Primary Care Pediatrics: Helping HAND (External Link)
This is a feasibility study to evaluate a 6-month obesity treatment intervention (Helping HAND: Health Activity and Nutrition Directions) for pediatric primary care clinics. The program targets 5-8 year old …
Baylor Role: Lead Sponsor