Promoting Colorectal Cancer Screening in Rural Colorado

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Collaborator:
University of Colorado, Denver
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00137592
First received: August 26, 2005
Last updated: September 6, 2012
Last verified: September 2012
  Purpose

This community based participatory research study involves multicomponent educational interventions. Telephone interviews and focus groups of persons who are residents of the High Plains region of Colorado will be conducted. A card study will also be carried out to collect limited data about colorectal cancer screening in primary care practices. The multicomponent intervention approaches (e.g., small media and group education) consist of educational materials about routine colorectal cancer screening.


Condition Intervention
Colorectal Cancer
Behavioral: small media, group education (multicomponent)

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Official Title: Promoting Colorectal Cancer Screening in Rural Colorado

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Further study details as provided by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • colorectal cancer screening [ Time Frame: 30 days ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • colorectal cancer screening knowledge [ Time Frame: 30 days ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Enrollment: 480
Study Start Date: October 2005
Study Completion Date: December 2008
Primary Completion Date: December 2008 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: Lifestyle counseling
Behavioral: small media, group education (multicomponent)
Behavioral: small media, group education (multicomponent)

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  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   50 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Colorectal cancer
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00137592

Locations
United States, Colorado
University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
Denver, Colorado, United States, 80045-0508
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Colorado, Denver
Investigators
Principal Investigator: John M. Westfall, MD, MPH University of Colorado, Denver
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00137592     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CDC-NCCDPHP-4547, PRC SIP 20-04
Study First Received: August 26, 2005
Last Updated: September 6, 2012
Health Authority: United States: Federal Government

Keywords provided by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention:
screening
community health education

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Colorectal Neoplasms
Intestinal Neoplasms
Gastrointestinal Neoplasms
Digestive System Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Neoplasms
Digestive System Diseases
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Colonic Diseases
Intestinal Diseases
Rectal Diseases

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on July 22, 2014