Overview

This trial is active, not recruiting.

Conditions hypertension, elevated cholesterol, diabetes, depression
Treatment internet survey
Sponsor Wake Forest University
Start date October 2012
End date July 2015
Trial size 186 participants
Trial identifier NCT01702883, 20789

Summary

The purpose of this study is to evaluate whether participation in an Internet-based intervention helps improve medication use.

United States No locations recruiting
Other Countries No locations recruiting

Study Design

Allocation randomized
Endpoint classification efficacy study
Intervention model factorial assignment
Masking double blind (subject, investigator)
Arm
(No Intervention)
Randomization occurs after enrollment survey has been completed. This group will not receive the internet intervention for the twelve months. They will be asked to complete the final survey.
(Experimental)
Randomization occurs after enrollment survey has been completed. Upon secondary randomization at week eight, this group will continue to receive weekly internet surveys for the entire twelve months. They will be asked to complete the final survey.
internet survey internet surveys
prompt to complete internet survey
(Experimental)
Randomization occurs after enrollment survey has been completed. This group will complete weekly internet surveys for eight weeks. Upon secondary randomization at week eight, this group will begin to receive monthly internet surveys. They will be asked to complete the final survey.
internet survey internet surveys
prompt to complete internet survey
(Experimental)
Randomization occurs after enrollment survey has been completed. This group will complete weekly internet surveys for eight weeks. Upon secondary randomization at week eight, the group will not receive any more internet surveys. They will be asked to complete the final survey.
internet survey internet surveys
prompt to complete internet survey

Primary Outcomes

Measure
The primary measure will be adherence as measured by pharmacy refills in each group.
time frame: 12 months

Eligibility Criteria

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.

Additional Information

Official title Using an Internet Survey to Improve Patient Adherence in Chronic Disease
Principal investigator Steve R Feldman, MD, PhD
Trial information was received from ClinicalTrials.gov and was last updated in November 2016.
Information provided to ClinicalTrials.gov by Wake Forest School of Medicine.