Education Program for Burn Patients

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified May 2011 by University of Sao Paulo.
Recruitment status was  Recruiting
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
University of Sao Paulo
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01379495
First received: June 21, 2011
Last updated: July 19, 2011
Last verified: May 2011
  Purpose

The purpose of this study is to assess the effect of an educative program including telephone follow-up for burn patients regarding the impact of this intervention on the health status and return to work at six months after hospital discharge.


Condition Intervention
Burns
Behavioral: educational program+telephone follow up

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single Blind (Caregiver)
Primary Purpose: Supportive Care
Official Title: Randomized Controlled Clinical Trial on Telephone Follow-up in Rehabilitation of Burn Patients: Impact on Health Status

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Further study details as provided by University of Sao Paulo:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • change from baseline in perceived health status at six months [ Time Frame: six months ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]
    The questionnaire "Burns Specific Health Scale- Revised" developed by Blalock; Bunker; De Vellis (1994), adapted by Ferreira et al. (2008) to Brasilian people, will be used to collect the data at six months between groups.


Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • comparison the return to work of burn victims between groups [ Time Frame: baseline and six months ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]
    To compare the return to work of burns victims in intervention group with the return to work of burns victims in control group at six months after hospital discharge, proportions will be calculated (returned to work: yes/no)


Estimated Enrollment: 80
Study Start Date: July 2010
Estimated Primary Completion Date: January 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
No Intervention: Usual Care
Burns victims will receive information according to the service routine
Experimental: educational program+telephone follow up
Burns victims will participate in an educative program including telephone follow-up during six months after hospital discharge
Behavioral: educational program+telephone follow up
burns victims will participate in an educative program including telephone follow-up during six months after hospital discharge

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 80 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • adult burned patients (18 years or older), male and female
  • patients burned for the first time who needed hospitalization at the Burns Unit
  • in cognitive conditions to participate (being able to tell one's address, day of the week and age or birth date)
  • in physical conditions to accomplish self-care.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • participants burned due to suicide or with previous psychiatric diagnoses or cognitive and psychological difficulties that do not allow them to answer the instrument questions and take care of themselves.
  Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01379495

Contacts
Contact: Natália Gonçalves, PhDCandidate 55 19 82440057 nataliasjbv@hotmail.com
Contact: Lidia Ap Rossi, PhD 55 16 36023402 rizzardo@eerp.usp.br

Locations
Brazil
Burns Unit of the University of São Paulo at Ribeirão Preto Hospital das Clínicas Recruiting
Ribeirão Preto, São Paulo, Brazil, 14015130
Contact: Jayme Ad Farina Junior, PhD       jafarinajr@gmail.com   
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Sao Paulo
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Natália Gonçalves, PhDcandidate University of São Paulo
Study Chair: Lidia Ap Rossi, PhD University of São Paulo at Ribeirão Preto College of Nursing
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Natália Gonçalves, University of São Paulo at Ribeirão Preto College of Nursing
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01379495     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: uspqueimados2011
Study First Received: June 21, 2011
Last Updated: July 19, 2011
Health Authority: Brazil: National Committee of Ethics in Research

Keywords provided by University of Sao Paulo:
burns
rehabilitation

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Burns
Wounds and Injuries

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on April 17, 2014