Prevention of overweight and obesity via a low-threshold intervention-program and screening for obesity-related co-morbidities in childhood and adolescence, as well as for barriers for participation (Dr. habil. Susann Blüher, completed)

The study examines, whether young patients can be treated via a novel phone counselling well enough so that the development or the aggravation of obesity can be prevented or at least be reduced.

This research project has been approved by the Ethics Committee of the Faculty of Medicine of the Universität Leipzig (341-08). The project is recorded in the German Clinical Trial Register (DRKS) with the number DRKS00000803.

Duration: 01.10.2010 - 30.04.2015

 

Head of project

PD Dr. med. Susann Blüher

PD Dr. med. Susann Blüher

Head of research group "Preventive Medicine"
Member: board of directors, internal board
Head of project

+49 341 97-26310

susann [dot] blueher [at] medizin [dot] uni-leipzig [dot] de