Prospective Study of Hormone Levels After Bariatric Surgery

Description

The purpose of this study is to measure levels of hormones involved in appetite and body weight regulation before and after bariatric surgery.

Study Start Date

March 2015

Estimated Completion Date

August 2016

Interventions

  • Other: intravenous catheter placement and blood collection
  • Procedure: Gastric banding
  • Behavioral: meal test and intravenous catheter placement
  • Procedure: Gastric bypass
  • Other: Observational

Specialties

  • Surgery: Hernia/GI
  • Gastroenterology: Endoscopy,Radiology/Diagnostics
  • Family Medicine: Gastroenterology,Preventive/Nutrition
  • Endocrinology: Obesity
  • Radiology: Interventional

MeSH Terms

  • Obesity

Study ID

Columbia University -- AAAB0528

Status

Unknown

Trial ID

NCT00627315

Study Type

Observational

Trial Phase

N/A

Enrollment Quota

240

Sponsor

Columbia University

Inclusion Criteria

  • Adults undergoing gastric bypass or gastric banding

Exclusion Criteria

  • Poor intravenous access NOTE: This study does not pay for the surgery.

Gender

Both

Ages

18 Years and older

Accepts Healthy Volunteers

Accepts Healthy Volunteers

Study Locations and Contact Information (1)

Study Location Distance Name Phone Email
Columbia University Medical Center - New York, New York 44.8 miles Gerardo Febres MD 212-342-0281 None

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