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Pilot Study of Metabolic Syndromes and HIV Infections in Indian Tibetans

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Kaohsiung Medical University Chung-Ho Memorial Hospital

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Kaohsiung Medical University Chung-Ho Memorial Hospital Identifier

First received: December 14, 2010
Last updated: May 21, 2012
Last Verified: July 2011
History of Changes


Kaohsiung Medical University Chung-Ho Memorial Hospital will provide a long-term free medical service in Indian Tibetans since July 2010. The investigators plan to investigate metabolic syndromes and HIV infection in Indian Tibetan community. The investigators will survey the prevalence and risk factors by means of HIV quick test and questionnaires. Since there is lacking of prevalence survey for metabolic syndrome and HIV infection in Tibetan colony of India, the investigiators will carry out this survey under the support and assistance of Department of Health of Central Tibetan Government.

Metabolic Syndromes
HIV Infection

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional

Further study details as provided by Kaohsiung Medical University Chung-Ho Memorial Hospital:

Enrollment: 137
Study Start Date: July 2010
Study Completion Date: July 2011
Primary Completion Date: July 2011 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)



Ages Eligible for Study: Child, Adult, Senior  
Sexes Eligible for Study: All  
Accepts Healthy Volunteers: Yes  
Sampling Method: Probability Sample  

Study Population

Tibetan colony of India


Inclusion Criteria:
Tibetan colony of India
Exclusion Criteria:
non-Tibetan colony of India

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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01261221


Kaohsiung Medical University Chung-Ho Memorial Hospital
Kaohsiung, Taiwan, 807

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Kaohsiung Medical University Chung-Ho Memorial Hospital
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Responsible Party: Kaohsiung Medical University Chung-Ho Memorial Hospital Identifier: NCT01261221   History of Changes  
Other Study ID Numbers: KMUH-IRB-990168  
Study First Received: December 14, 2010  
Last Updated: May 21, 2012  

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
HIV Infections
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
Metabolic Syndrome
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