The Medication Experience Study
This trial is active, not recruiting.
|Conditions||hypertension, elevated cholesterol, diabetes, depression|
|Sponsor||Wake Forest University|
|Start date||October 2012|
|End date||July 2015|
|Trial size||186 participants|
|Trial identifier||NCT01702883, 20789|
The purpose of this study is to evaluate whether participation in an Internet-based intervention helps improve medication use.
|Endpoint classification||efficacy study|
|Intervention model||factorial assignment|
|Masking||double blind (subject, investigator)|
The primary measure will be adherence as measured by pharmacy refills in each group.
time frame: 12 months
Male or female participants at least 18 years old.
Inclusion Criteria: - Any male or female 18 years or older, filling prescriptions for oral medications for hypertension, high cholesterol, diabetes, or depression at the Downtown Health Plaza, Piedmont Plaza, or Cancer Center Pharmacies. Exclusion Criteria: - Inability to complete Internet surveys due to inadequate Internet access, not understanding a survey written in English, or lack of computer skills. - Patient does not intend to continue using the same WFBMC-affiliated pharmacy for the next 12 months.
|Official title||Using an Internet Survey to Improve Patient Adherence in Chronic Disease|
|Principal investigator||Steve R Feldman, MD, PhD|
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