Gastritis | The Metabolic Contribution of the Human Microbiota to Resting Energy Expenditure

Gastritis research study

What is the primary objective of this study?

The purpose of our study is to evaluate the metabolic contribution of the human microbiota to resting energy expenditure

Who is eligible to participate?

Inclusion criteria - 40 patients that refers to helicobacter pylori treatment - Aged 20-60 years old - 22 Kg/m2 ≤ BMI ≤ 30 Kg/m2 - Functional GI trace with permanent stool number - Keeping on a permanent diet - Written informed consent - Stated availability throughout the study period - Mental ability to understand and follow the protocol Exclusion criteria - Use of laxatives - Confirmed GI tract infections or inflammatory bowel disease - Any major chronic illness - Pregnancy - Participation in other clinical trials - Use of oral or intravenous antibiotics during 8 weeks prior to recruitment

Which medical condition, disease, disorder, syndrome, illness, or injury is researched?


Study Interventions

Interventions can include giving participants drugs, medical devices, procedures, vaccines, and other products that are either investigational or already available or noninvasive approaches such as surveys, education, and interviews.

Procedure:Resting Energy Expenditure examination

Study Arms

Research studies and clinical trials typically have two or more research arms. An arm is a group of people who receive the same treatment in the study.

Study Status

Unknown status

Start Date: June 2007

Completed Date: December 2007


Type: Observational


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Study sponsors, principal investigator, and references

Principal Investigator: Nachum Vaisman, Prof.

Lead Sponsor: Tel-Aviv Sourasky Medical Center


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