Risk Level of Suffering From Traffic Injury in Primary Health Care: LESIONAT Project

This study is enrolling participants by invitation only.
Sponsor:
Collaborators:
Unitat de Suport a la Recerca, Barcelona, Spain
Catalan Society of Family Medicine
Information provided by:
Jordi Gol i Gurina Foundation
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00778440
First received: October 22, 2008
Last updated: August 6, 2009
Last verified: August 2009
  Purpose

Main objectives:

  • To know the distribution of risk elements of traffic injuries

Secondary objectives:

  • To study the distribution of risk elements related with the possibility of suffering from a TI in relation to medication, chronic health problems, and consumption of psychoactive substances (alcohol and others).
  • To know the relation between levels of perception of risk of suffering from a TI and the presence of chronic problems, medications, or consumption of psychoactive substances.

Condition
Traffic Accident
Chronic Disease
Prevalence of Psychoactive Substances in Road Traffic
Relative Risk Estimation of Accident for Impaired Drivers

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Ecologic or Community
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: Risk Level of Suffering From Traffic Injury in Primary Health Care: LESIONAT Project

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Further study details as provided by Jordi Gol i Gurina Foundation:

Estimated Enrollment: 1540
Study Start Date: January 2009
Estimated Study Completion Date: September 2009
Estimated Primary Completion Date: June 2009 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Detailed Description:

Methodology:

Design: Observational, transversal, and multicentric research

Field of study: 20 PHC users from urban areas

Population of study: random consecutive sampling of ≥ 16 years old drivers with open medical history.

Measure's tools: Two means for data collection: survey among health professionals with medical history and structured telephonic survey about behaviours and risk perceptions in drivers.

Variables: Sociodemographic data, chronic pathologies related to TI, consumption of medications ,Alcohol consumption (AUDIT-C test), Psychoactive substances consumption (self declared), Level of perception of risk according to professionals.

Telephone survey: Class and age of driving license, Type of roads, Weekly driving time, Safety behaviours, Record of collisions/injuries in last year,Self perception of health level(SF-12) andSelf perception of risk level.

An descriptive analysis of population will be performed, a distribution of risk elements associated to TI will be described through bivariant analyses, and for describing the factors associated to perceived risk levels a linear regression multiple model will be built.

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   16 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population

drivers with active medical records of 16 years old or more

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • 16 years old or more
  • Catalan and/or spanish language speakers
  • Drivers with driver license
  • Participation accepted by the patient

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients who do not have contact phone number.
  • Patients who do not answer up to 3 phone calls
  • Patients with severe mental or physical health disorder
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00778440

Locations
Spain
Unitat Suport Recerca Barcelona. IDIAP Jordi Go
Barcelona, Spain, 08006
Sponsors and Collaborators
Jordi Gol i Gurina Foundation
Unitat de Suport a la Recerca, Barcelona, Spain
Catalan Society of Family Medicine
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Carlos Martin, MD, PhD IDIAP Jordi Gol
  More Information

No publications provided by Jordi Gol i Gurina Foundation

Additional publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Dr Carlos Martin, Unitat Suport Recerca Àmbit Atenció Primària Barcelona Institut Catala Salut
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00778440     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: PI08/90242
Study First Received: October 22, 2008
Last Updated: August 6, 2009
Health Authority: Spain: Ministry of Health

Keywords provided by Jordi Gol i Gurina Foundation:
Injuries
Traffic Injuries
Preventive medicine
Observational studies
Primary care

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Chronic Disease
Disease Attributes
Pathologic Processes

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