As our clinical trials recruitment table shows, we have significant experience in conducting clinical trials in obesity, especially in collaboration with industry. Sponsors and sponsor staff return to us for extra subject recruitment and for later trials.
Below are some of the clinical trials the MUSC Health Weight Management Center has participated in:
Wadden TA, Foreyt JP, Foster GD, et al. Weight Loss With Naltrexone SR/Bupropion SR Combination Therapy as an Adjunct to Behavior Modification: The COR-BMOD Trial. Obesity (Silver Spring). Jun 17 2010.
Greenway FL, Whitehouse MJ, Guttadauria M, Anderson JW, Atkinson RL, Fujioka K, Gadde KM, Gupta AK, O’Neil P, Schumacher D, Smith D, Dunayevich E, Tollefson GD, Weber E & Cowley MA. Rational design of a combination medication for the treatment of obesity. Obesity, 2008, 17(1), 130-139.
Erondu N, Wadden T, Gantz I, Musser B, Nguyen Am, Bays H, Bray G, O’Neil PM, Basdevant A, Kaufman KD, Heymsfield SB, Amatruda JM. Effect of NPY5R antagonist MK-0557 on weight regain after very-low-calorie diet-induced weight loss. Obesity, 2007, 15(4), 895-905.
Pi-Sunyer FX, Aronne LJ, Heshmati HM, Devin J, Rosenstock J. Effect of rimonabant, a cannabinoid-1 receptor blocker, on weight and cardiometabolic risk factors in overweight or obese patients: RIO-North America: a randomized controlled trial. JAMA. Feb 15 2006;295(7):761-775.
McMahon FG, Fujioka K, Singh BN, et al. Efficacy and safety of sibutramine in obese white and African American patients with hypertension: a 1-year, double-blind, placebo-controlled, multicenter trial. Arch Intern Med. Jul 24 2000;160(14):2185-2191.
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