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Last refreshed on: 17 October 2012
Main ID:  NCT00980733
Date of registration: 18/09/2009
Primary sponsor: Annamalai University
Public title: Efficacy of Micronutrient Fortified Yoghurt in School Children for Health Benefits
Scientific title: Efficacy of Consumption of Micronutrient Fortified Yoghurt on Biochemical Markers, Cognitive Development, Morbidity and Physical Growth Among 6-9 Years School Going Children in Bangladesh - A Double Masked, Randomized Trial With a Concurrent Matched Control
Date of first enrolment: September 2008
Target sample size: 1325
Recruitment status: Recruiting
Study type:  Interventional
Study design:  Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Caregiver, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor), Primary Purpose: Prevention  
Countries of recruitment
Key inclusion & exclusion criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

- children aged between 6 to 9 yrs of age,

- enrolled in the school,

- not severely malnourished requiring rehabilitation and micronutrient supplement, AND

- consent to participate.

Inclusion is only based on age and locale: 6-9 years in Gabtali schools and both genders
will be enrolled.

Exclusion Criteria:

- children who are severely malnourished and requiring hospitalization.

Age minimum: 6 Years
Age maximum: 9 Years
Gender: Both
Health Condition(s) or Problem(s) studied
Child Development
Cognitive Development
Physical Growth
Dietary Supplement: Fortified Yoghurt
Dietary Supplement: Yoghurt
Primary Outcome(s)
Development [Time Frame: 0 months, 6 months, 12 months]
Growth [Time Frame: 0 months, 6 months, 12 months]
Morbidity [Time Frame: 0 months, 6 months, 12 months]
School performance [Time Frame: 0 months, 6 months, 12 months]
Status Indicators for iron, zinc, vitamin A and iodine [Time Frame: 0 months, 6 months, 12 months]
Secondary Outcome(s)
Secondary ID(s)
Global Alliance G#102512
Source(s) of Monetary Support
Please refer to primary and secondary sponsors
Secondary Sponsor(s)
Department of Community Medicine SZMC, Bogra Bangladesh
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
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