Recruitment

Recruitment Status
Completed
Estimated Enrollment
20

Inclusion Criteria

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

Exclusion Criteria

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

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 Criteria

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

Exclusion Criteria

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

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