A Patient-Spouse Intervention for Self-Managing High Cholesterol (CouPLES)
This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Department of Veterans Affairs
First received: May 3, 2006
Last updated: August 13, 2014
Last verified: August 2014
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Study Status:||This study has been completed.|
|Study Completion Date:||August 2010|
|Primary Completion Date:||July 2010 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
Voils CI, Yancy WS Jr, Kovac S, Coffman CJ, Weinberger M, Oddone EZ, Jeffreys A, Datta S, Bosworth HB. Study protocol: Couples Partnering for Lipid Enhancing Strategies (CouPLES) - a randomized, controlled trial. Trials. 2009 Feb 6;10:10.
Voils CI, Yancy WS Jr, Weinberger M, Bolton J, Coffman CJ, Jeffreys A, Oddone EZ, Bosworth HB. The trials and tribulations of enrolling couples in a randomized, controlled trial: a self-management program for hyperlipidemia as a model. Patient Educ Couns. 2011 Jul;84(1):33-40. Epub 2010 Jul 5.
Gallagher P, Yancy WS Jr, Jeffreys AS, Coffman CJ, Weinberger M, Bosworth HB, Voils CI. Patient self-efficacy and spouse perception of spousal support are associated with lower patient weight: baseline results from a spousal support behavioral intervention. Psychol Health Med. 2013;18(2):175-81. doi: 10.1080/13548506.2012.715176. Epub 2012 Sep 10.
Voils CI, Coffman CJ, Yancy WS Jr, Weinberger M, Jeffreys AS, Datta S, Kovac S, McKenzie J, Smith R, Bosworth HB. A randomized controlled trial to evaluate the effectiveness of CouPLES: a spouse-assisted lifestyle change intervention to improve low-density lipoprotein cholesterol. Prev Med. 2013 Jan;56(1):46-52. doi: 10.1016/j.ypmed.2012.11.001. Epub 2012 Nov 9.