The BODY-REAL Study
Clinical Effectiveness of Body Fat Distribution Imaging in Real-World Practice: The BODY-REAL Study
HEALTHY PARTICIPANTS: Yes
CONDITION: Overweight or Obesity, Pre-Diabetes or Type 2 Diabetes
DEPARTMENT: Medicine – UH Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute
The purpose of this study is to investigate how providing a detailed report of body fat amount and location using an imaging test may effect risk perception, behavior, and improve clinical results in people with excess body weight and elevated cardiovascular risk.
Who Can Participate
Participants 35 years of age and older who have a body mass index of >25 kg/m2, have pre-diabetes or type 2 diabetes, and have at least one cardiovascular risk factor may be eligible for this study.