AWM: Interventions in Primary Care or Outpatient Settings (2020-21)

Author and Year:
Ma J, Yank V, et al, 2013
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Article Title:
Translating the Diabetes Prevention Program lifestyle intervention for weight loss into primary care: a randomized trial.
Ma J, Yank V, Xiao L, Lavori P, Wilson S, Rosas L, Stafford R
JAMA Internal Medicine
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Study Design:
Randomized Controlled Trial
Risk of Bias Assessment Rating:
Low risk
Inclusion Criteria:
At least 18 years old; BMI at least 25; presence of pre-DM (defined by impaired fasting plasma glucose level of 100 to 125 mg/dL) or metabolic syndrome (defined by 2005; joint criteria of the American Heart Association [AHA] and National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute); participants were recruited (July 2009–June 2010) from a single primary care clinic within the Silicon Valley
Exclusion Criteria:
Serious medical or psychiatric conditions, for example stroke or psychotic disorder; special life circumstances, for example pregnancy or planned move
Research Purpose:
To evaluate the effectiveness of two adapted Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP) lifestyle interventions among overweight or obese adults with pre-DM, metabolic syndrome, or both
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Study Location:
Los Altos, CA, United States
Source(s) of Funding:
Government, University/Hospital, Not-for-profit
Please specify names of funders:
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) American Heart Association (AHA) Palo Alto Medical Foundation Research Institute