Recruitment

Recruitment Status
Completed
Estimated Enrollment
20

Inclusion Criterias

Fit to enter hyperbaric chamber as assessed by hyperbaric physician.
Overweight to obese (BMI 25-35 kg/m2)
Age >18 years (no specific upper age limit)
Fit to enter hyperbaric chamber as assessed by hyperbaric physician.
Overweight to obese (BMI 25-35 kg/m2)
Age >18 years (no specific upper age limit)

Exclusion Criterias

Uncontrolled asthma,
Pregnancy, lactation and women who are planning to become pregnant
Claustrophobia
...
Uncontrolled asthma,
Pregnancy, lactation and women who are planning to become pregnant
Claustrophobia
UIse of prescribed or non-prescribed medications which may affect glucose homeostasis (e.g. steroids),
Personal history of Diabetes
Current inatke of any illicit substance,
Current smokers of cigarettes/cigars/marijuana,
Individuals who regularly perform high intensity exercise (>2 week),
Current fever or upper respiratory infections
Personal history of major psychiatric disorders
Current intake of >140g alcohol/week,
has donated blood within past 3 months.

Summary

Conditions
  • Obesity
  • Type 2 Diabetes
Type
Interventional
Design
  • Allocation: N/A
  • Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
  • Masking: None (Open Label)
  • Primary Purpose: Basic Science

Participation Requirements

Age
Between 18 years and 125 years
Gender
Both males and females

Inclusion Criterias

Fit to enter hyperbaric chamber as assessed by hyperbaric physician.
Overweight to obese (BMI 25-35 kg/m2)
Age >18 years (no specific upper age limit)
Fit to enter hyperbaric chamber as assessed by hyperbaric physician.
Overweight to obese (BMI 25-35 kg/m2)
Age >18 years (no specific upper age limit)

Exclusion Criterias

Uncontrolled asthma,
Pregnancy, lactation and women who are planning to become pregnant
Claustrophobia
...
Uncontrolled asthma,
Pregnancy, lactation and women who are planning to become pregnant
Claustrophobia
UIse of prescribed or non-prescribed medications which may affect glucose homeostasis (e.g. steroids),
Personal history of Diabetes
Current inatke of any illicit substance,
Current smokers of cigarettes/cigars/marijuana,
Individuals who regularly perform high intensity exercise (>2 week),
Current fever or upper respiratory infections
Personal history of major psychiatric disorders
Current intake of >140g alcohol/week,
has donated blood within past 3 months.

Locations

Adelaide, South Australia, 5000
Adelaide, South Australia, 5000

Tracking Information

NCT #
NCT02009813
Collaborators
Not Provided
Investigators
  • Principal Investigator: Leonie K Heilbronn, PhD University of Adelaide Principal Investigator: David Wilkinson, BMBS University of Adelaide
  • Leonie K Heilbronn, PhD University of Adelaide Principal Investigator: David Wilkinson, BMBS University of Adelaide