Digital Videos Disc and Printed Guidelines and Improve the Knowledge of Patients Undergoing Cardiac Catheterization

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Instituto de Cardiologia do Rio Grande do Sul
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01720121
First received: October 3, 2012
Last updated: October 31, 2012
Last verified: October 2012
  Purpose

This study is randomized clinical trial to verify the effect of nursing guidelines for patients undergoing left cardiac catheterization on an outpatient basis. Comparing three approaches to direct guidelines about the procedure:

  • printed,
  • digital video disc (DVD)
  • conventional guidelines provide by nursing team

Condition Intervention
Health Behavior
Other: Printed, digital video disc

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Factorial Assignment
Masking: Single Blind (Outcomes Assessor)
Official Title: Digital Videos Disc and Printed Guidelines and Improve the Knowledge of Patients Undergoing Cardiac Catheterization

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Further study details as provided by Instituto de Cardiologia do Rio Grande do Sul:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • improvement of knowledge about the procedure after orientation [ Time Frame: four months ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]

Enrollment: 150
Study Start Date: April 2009
Study Completion Date: October 2009
Primary Completion Date: July 2009 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
No Intervention: Control group
The control group received the guidelines orientation provide by nursing team
Experimental: Guidelines printed group
The patient received the informative material in details about the cardiac catheterization provide by the researchers
Other: Printed, digital video disc
The three groups of patient received: 1)informative material in details about the cardiac catheterization provide by the researchers; 2)informative provide by a digital video disc; 3)the control group received the conventional informative provide by the nursing team.
Experimental: Guidelines digital video disc group
Guidelines digital video disc group: The patient received the informative provide by digital video disc in details about the cardiac catheterization
Other: Printed, digital video disc
The three groups of patient received: 1)informative material in details about the cardiac catheterization provide by the researchers; 2)informative provide by a digital video disc; 3)the control group received the conventional informative provide by the nursing team.

Detailed Description:

This study is randomized clinical trial to verify the effect of nursing guidelines for patients undergoing left cardiac catheterization on an outpatient basis. Comparing three approaches to direct guidelines about the procedure:

  • guidelines printed, (GOI) with informative material
  • guidelines through a digital video disc (GDVD) six minutes
  • conventional guidelines provide by nursing team
  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients undergoing the procedure were included, with age equal or superior to 18 years

Exclusion Criteria:

  • patients who had already undergone previous procedures similar severe comorbidities, illiterate and who came to the facility to urgently
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Sponsors and Collaborators
Instituto de Cardiologia do Rio Grande do Sul
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Eneida R Rabelo da Silva, Professor Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Instituto de Cardiologia do Rio Grande do Sul
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01720121     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: UP 4250.08
Study First Received: October 3, 2012
Last Updated: October 31, 2012
Health Authority: Brazil: Ethics Committee

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