Effect of Nutritional Counseling Based on Diet Quality on Metabolic Control in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Randomized clinical trial with outpatient patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus treated in Endocrinology Division, Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre. The study aims to carry out a nutritional counseling directed to offer benefits in metabolic control in diabetic patients.
Study Type: Interventional
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Effect of Nutritional Counseling Based on Diet Quality on Metabolic Control in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus: Randomized Clinical Trial
Estimated Enrollment: 196
Study Start Date: January 2015
Estimated Study Completion Date: June 2017
Estimated Primary Completion Date: June 2016 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Active Comparator: Usual Diet Guidance
The patients will receive usual dietguidance from the current nutritionalrecommendations for diabetes, according to the routine performed in outpatient patients treated in Endocrinology Division, Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre.
Experimental: Nutritional Counseling
The patients will receive nutritional counseling from the diet qualityassessment with adopting some techniques of motivational interviewing, and delivery of educational support material.
|Study start date||2015-01-01|