"Improved Mother Infant Feeding Interaction (MI-FI) at 12 Months With Very Early Parent Training"

"Improved Mother Infant Feeding Interaction (MI-FI) at 12 Months With Very Early Parent

Patrocinadores

Patrocinador principal: Rambam Health Care Campus

Fuente Rambam Health Care Campus
Resumen breve

Rise in childhood obesity and poor eating habits and eating problems is apparent over the last decades. Parents are at lose what the correct way to tackle these problems may be. This study examined whether professional behavioral and nutritional training of first time mothers improves feeding relationship and infants eating habits at 12 months.

Descripción detallada

From 166 first time mother-infant recruited, 128 completed the trail. Intervention group, mother-infant dyads got a month long weekly based training in small workshop groups about nutrition, feeding and parenting when infants were 4-6 months old. training was given by a highly experience pediatric dietitian and social worker. Thereafter, internet-based support continued until infants reached 12 months. The control group received customary support via municipal mother-child health clinics. Mealtime interactions were videotaped at home setting at 12 months and were evaluated using the Chatoor feeding scale by blinded (to group) viewers.

Estado general Completed
Fecha de inicio October 25, 2011
Fecha de Terminación July 21, 2013
Fecha de finalización primaria July 21, 2013
Fase N/A
Tipo de estudio Interventional
Resultado primario
Medida Periodo de tiempo
Chatoor feeding scale 12 months
Resultado secundario
Medida Periodo de tiempo
eating habitts 12 months
Inscripción 166
Condición
Intervención

Tipo de intervención: Behavioral

Nombre de intervención: Mother Infant Feeding Interaction very early training

Descripción: weekly training meetings on 4 topics: What - proper nutrition and supplements for solid feeding phase (dietitian); What - the meaning of feeding to mother and infant (social worker). Who - feeding skills - knowledge and actual practices From anxiety to serenity - knowledge concerning growth patterns and common physical and emotional issues troubling parents of infants 4-12 months old. Prevention of obesity and emotional eating - practical advise and tips.

Etiqueta de grupo de brazo: intervention group

Elegibilidad

Criterios:

Inclusion Criteria:

- normal and healthy pregnancy

- full term delivery of infants

- infants with a normal birth weight and no health problems

- Mothers recruited had at least a high school education

- mothers lived near to or in the city (important for video taping)

Exclusion Criteria:

- Mothers with mental illness in the present or the past (such as schizophrenia, depression or an eating disorder)

- infants with chronic diseases that required specific diets (such as milk allergy) or gastrointestinal diseases (celiac disease, type 1 diabetes, Crohn's disease etc.)

Género: Female

Edad mínima: 23 Years

Edad máxima: 35 Years

Voluntarios Saludables: Accepts Healthy Volunteers

Oficial general
Apellido Papel Afiliación
Ron Shaoul, MD Principal Investigator Pediatric Gastroenterology Unit, Ruth Rappaport Children's Hospital Rambam Health Care Campus, Haifa, Israel, Rappaport Faculty of Medicine;
Fecha de verificación

June 2017

Fiesta responsable

Tipo: Sponsor

Palabras clave
Tiene acceso ampliado No
Número de brazos 2
Grupo de brazo

Etiqueta: intervention group

Tipo: Experimental

Descripción: First time mothers, when infants were ages 4-6 months old, took part in a training program in small group setting (10-12 mother-infants). the program continued for a month, with 4 weekly meetings. group coordinators were a highly experienced pediatric dietitian, and a social worker. Training topics addressed were infant healthy nutrition and growth, feeding skills, obesity and emotional feeding prevention, parenting. Thereafter, mothers were encouraged to stay in contact with the trainers, till infants reached age 12 months and data was collected using video taping of mealtime feeding interactions at home setting environment. Mother Infant Feeding Interaction very early training

Etiqueta: control group

Tipo: No Intervention

Descripción: Control group first time mothers were recruited when infants were around 11-12 months of age for data collection of mealtime feeding interactions taping at home setting environment. They received during this year the official support and training given in municipality care centers.

Acrónimo MI-FI
Datos del paciente Undecided
Información de diseño del estudio

Asignación: Non-Randomized

Modelo de intervención: Parallel Assignment

Descripción del modelo de intervención: Intervention group got 4 sequential weekly training meetings, in small workshop groups setting, by a highly experience pediatric dietitian and social worker. The program covered nutritional aspects, as well as feeding and parenting topics. Training took place when infants were 4-6 months old. Thereafter, internet-based support continued until infants reached 12 months. The control group received customary support via municipal mother-child health clinics. Mealtime interactions by videotaped home setting feeding were documented at 12-13 months.

Propósito primario: Prevention

Enmascaramiento: Single (Outcomes Assessor)

Descripción de enmascaramiento: Mealtime interactions by videotaped home setting feeding were evaluated using the Chatoor feeding scale by blinded to group viewers.

Fuente: ClinicalTrials.gov