Improving Management of Patients at High Risk for Osteoporotic Fractures (0000-038)

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00139438
First received: August 29, 2005
Last updated: May 2, 2014
Last verified: May 2014

August 29, 2005
May 2, 2014
September 2004
June 2005   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
A composite measure of bone mineral density (BMD) testing and/or osteoporosis medications prescriptions.
Bone mineral density (BMD) testing rates
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BMD testing, osteoporosis medication prescriptions, fracture
Osteoporosis medication treatment rates and medication
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Improving Management of Patients at High Risk for Osteoporotic Fractures (0000-038)
Improving Management of Patients at High Risk for Osteoporotic Fractures

The purpose of this study is to assess the impact of disease management interventions on percent receiving a bone densitometry test and percent appropriately prescribed a medication for osteoporosis.

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Interventional
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Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Osteoporosis
Behavioral: Disease Management Assessment
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*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
 
Completed
4266
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June 2005   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Members of the Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey who are at risk for osteoporosis based on age (women age 65 or older, men and women age 45 or older who have a history of fragility fracture or have a history of taking oral glucocorticoids over 3 months).

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Individuals who are not members of Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey and who otherwise do not meet the inclusion criteria.
Both
45 Years and older
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Contact information is only displayed when the study is recruiting subjects
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NCT00139438
0000-038, 038, 2005_049
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Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
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Principal Investigator: Daniel H. Solomon, M.D., M.P.H. Brigham and Woman's Hospital
Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
May 2014

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