A Parental Educational Intervention to Facilitate Informed Consent for Pediatric Procedural Sedation in the Emergency Department

This study is currently recruiting participants. (see Contacts and Locations)
Verified May 2013 by Kaohsiung Medical University Chung-Ho Memorial Hospital
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Yen-Ko Lin (980425), Kaohsiung Medical University Chung-Ho Memorial Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01850329
First received: April 15, 2013
Last updated: May 7, 2013
Last verified: May 2013
  Purpose

This study is planning to develop the computed-assisted information program and determine whether the computed-assisted information program are superior to routine discussion for informing parents in the emergency department (ED) about risks, benefits, and alternatives to receiving procedural sedation for their children.


Condition Intervention
Informed Consent Process
Other: computed-assisted information program

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Health Services Research
Official Title: A Parental Educational Intervention to Facilitate Informed Consent for Pediatric Procedural Sedation in the Emergency Department

Further study details as provided by Kaohsiung Medical University Chung-Ho Memorial Hospital:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • structured questionnaire [ Time Frame: before and immediately after the intervention when participants are in the emergency department, it is expected to take an expected average time of one hour ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
    a structured questionnaire with knowledge measure and satisfaction will be delivered to the participants for data collection.


Estimated Enrollment: 60
Study Start Date: December 2009
Estimated Primary Completion Date: December 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
No Intervention: control
No computed-assisted information program will be administered.
Experimental: intervention
computed-assisted information program will be administered.
Other: computed-assisted information program

  Eligibility

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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Parents with patients under 18 years of age
  • patients receive the procedural sedation and anesthesia in the emergency department

Exclusion Criteria:

  • clinically unstable
  • refuse to participate
  • unable to understand the consent process for this study
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01850329

Contacts
Contact: Yen-Ko Lin, MD +886-7-3121101 ext 7579 yenko@ms16.hinet.net

Locations
Taiwan
Kaohsiung Medical University Hospital Recruiting
Kaohsiung, Taiwan, 807
Contact: Yen-Ko Lin, MD    +886-7-3121101 ext 7579    yenko@ms16.hinet.net   
Principal Investigator: Yen-Ko Lin, MD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Kaohsiung Medical University Chung-Ho Memorial Hospital
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Yen-Ko Lin (980425), Attending physician, Kaohsiung Medical University Chung-Ho Memorial Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01850329     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: KMUH-IRB- 980425
Study First Received: April 15, 2013
Last Updated: May 7, 2013
Health Authority: Taiwan: Department of Health

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Emergencies
Disease Attributes
Pathologic Processes

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on July 22, 2014