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Can Parental Activation Over the Internet Improve Pediatric Preventive Care?

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified January 2005 by Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ).
Recruitment status was:  Active, not recruiting
Information provided by:
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) Identifier:
First received: January 14, 2005
Last updated: June 23, 2005
Last verified: January 2005
This study is a randomized controlled trial of an evidence based, patient specific web site's ability to improve preventive practices in pediatric care. Parents visit the website within 2 weeks of a scheduled well child visit and are presented with a menu of age specific topics that they can read about as they wish.

Condition Intervention
Well Child Preventive Care
Procedure: An evidence based tailored web site

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single Blind
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Official Title: Parent Initiated Prevention Program

Further study details as provided by Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ):

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Prevention Practices
  • Satisfaction with care

Estimated Enrollment: 2000
Study Start Date: October 2003
Estimated Study Completion Date: June 2006

Ages Eligible for Study:   up to 11 Years   (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • <11 years

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Non-English speaking
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00101855

United States, Washington
University of Washington
Seattle, Washington, United States, 98115
Sponsors and Collaborators
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)
  More Information Identifier: NCT00101855     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: R01HS013302-03 ( US NIH Grant/Contract Award Number )
Study First Received: January 14, 2005
Last Updated: June 23, 2005

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