Health-promoting Competence, Coping and Quality of Life in Patients With COPD
This trial is active, not recruiting.
|Conditions||copd, coping, quality of life|
|Treatment||self management program|
|Start date||February 2015|
|End date||December 2017|
|Trial size||225 participants|
|Trial identifier||NCT02479841, HV911836|
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a major cause of mortality and disability, and by 2020, it is expected to be the third leading cause of mortality worldwide. COPD is a major public health concern and has considerable impact on health and quality of life.
For this study an evidence based self-management program is developed, the purpose of the study is to see if this self-management program, in collaboration between specialized health services and municipality health services, improves patients with COPD health-promoting competence, coping and quality of life, and reduces health service costs.The study has a RCT design.
|Endpoint classification||efficacy study|
|Intervention model||parallel assignment|
|Primary purpose||supportive care|
Participation in an 11 week self-management program
Change in Health promoting competence, HeiQ
time frame: Before, after, and 3,6 and 12 months after comlepting the intervention (self-management program)
Male or female participants at least 18 years old.
Inclusion Criteria: - Diagnosis of COPD, GOLD 2-4 - Speak and understand norwegian - Adult Exclusion Criteria:
|Official title||Health-promoting Competence, Coping and Quality of Life in Patients With COPD|
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