University Student Intervention to Increase Organ Donation
The purpose of this study is to determine the effect of brief organ donation video interventions on consent for organ donation among college and university students. Our hypothesis is that the organ donation video interventions will be superior to lay health websites for increasing organ donation consent.
Behavioral: HRSA Video Intervention
Behavioral: PI Video Intervention
Behavioral: CDC Health Website Intervention
|Study Design:||Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single Blind (Investigator)
|Official Title:||College and University Student Intervention to Increase Consent for Organ Donation|
- Proportion of students who agreed to consent to donation on the state electronic donor registry [ Time Frame: One day ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
|Study Start Date:||October 2013|
|Estimated Study Completion Date:||December 2015|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date:||July 2015 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
Experimental: HRSA Video Intervention
5-minute video on organ donation from U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
|Behavioral: HRSA Video Intervention|
Experimental: PI Video Intervention
5-minute video on organ donation created in part by the principal investigator.
|Behavioral: PI Video Intervention|
Placebo Comparator: CDC Health Website Intervention
This control intervention will include text from the CDC website on health and wellness.
|Behavioral: CDC Health Website Intervention|
This randomized controlled trial will involve 600 intervention and 600 control university students. Students will be randomized to 1 of 3 arms: a 5-minute video by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, a 5-minute video by the study principal investigator, or a health-related website by the Centers for Disease Control. After viewing the intervention, participants will be asked questions including whether they would like to consent to organ donation on their state electronic registry.
|Contact: John D Thornton, MD, MPHfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|United States, Ohio|
|Case Western Reserve University||Recruiting|
|Cleveland, Ohio, United States, 44106|
|Contact: John Thornton, MD, MPH 216-778-2362 email@example.com|
|Principal Investigator: John D Thornton, MD, MPH|
|Principal Investigator:||John D Thornton, MD, MPH||Case Western Reserve University|