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You can access this
clinical trial
if you have
Metabolic Syndrome, Quality of Life or Depression
and you are
between 18 and 100
years old
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This is an observational trial.
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The purpose

Patients with schizophrenia are more likely to have metabolic syndrome compared to general population. The criterion for metabolic syndrome in Asian people including: elevated waist circumference (male ≥ 90cm, female ≥ 80cm), elevated triglycerides ≥ 150mg/dL, reduced HDL cholesterol: male < 40mg/dL, female < 50mg/dL, elevated blood pressure: ≥ 130/85 mmHg, elevated fasting glucose: ≥ 100mg/dL. Several factors have been found to be associated with metabolic syndrome in schizophrenia, e.g. age, antipsychotic drugs, smoking, family history of metabolic disorder, stress, and quality of life. However, little is known about the prevalence of and factors associated in Asian. This study aimed to: 1. Identify the prevalence of metabolic syndrome in patients with schizophrenia. 2. Identify the factors associated with metabolic syndrome in patients with schizophrenia.

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Tris trial is registered with FDA with number: NCT01587521. The sponsor of the trial is Chiang Mai University and it is looking for 80 volunteers for the current phase.
Official trial title:
Prevalence of and Factors Associated With Metabolic Syndrome in Patients With Schizophrenia