RCT of Mailed Brochure to Boost Adherence to Screening Colonoscopy

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Collaborator:
The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
University of Colorado, Denver
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00308568
First received: March 27, 2006
Last updated: April 28, 2014
Last verified: April 2014
  Purpose

The purpose of this study is to evaluate the effect of a mailed educational brochure on adherence to referral for screening colonoscopy. The comparison (or control) group receives no mailer, which is usual care.


Condition Intervention
Colonoscopy
Mass Screening
Behavioral: Mailed educational brochure

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single Blind
Official Title: Randomized Controlled Trial of a Mailed Brochure to Increase Adherence to Referrals for Screening Colonoscopy

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Further study details as provided by University of Colorado, Denver:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Rate of adherence to screening colonoscopy referral within at least three months of receipt of referral.

Estimated Enrollment: 628
Study Start Date: February 2006
Study Completion Date: March 2006
Primary Completion Date: March 2006 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   50 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

Referrals for screening colonoscopy; Asymptomatic; age>=50

Exclusion Criteria:

Referrals for diagnostic colonoscopy

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Locations
United States, Colorado
University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center
Denver, Colorado, United States, 80262
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Colorado, Denver
The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Thomas D. Denberg, MD, PhD University of Colorado, Denver
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: University of Colorado, Denver
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00308568     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 05-0038, MRSG-06-081-01-CPPB-01
Study First Received: March 27, 2006
Last Updated: April 28, 2014
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board

Keywords provided by University of Colorado, Denver:
screening colonoscopy
adherence

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on August 20, 2014