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Promoting Colorectal Cancer Screening in Rural Colorado

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00137592
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : August 30, 2005
Last Update Posted : September 7, 2012
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Study Description
Brief Summary:
This community based participatory research study involves multicomponent educational interventions. Telephone interviews and focus groups of persons who are residents of the High Plains region of Colorado will be conducted. A card study will also be carried out to collect limited data about colorectal cancer screening in primary care practices. The multicomponent intervention approaches (e.g., small media and group education) consist of educational materials about routine colorectal cancer screening.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Colorectal Cancer Behavioral: small media, group education (multicomponent)

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Study Design

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 480 participants
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Official Title: Promoting Colorectal Cancer Screening in Rural Colorado
Study Start Date : October 2005
Primary Completion Date : December 2008
Study Completion Date : December 2008

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Arms and Interventions

Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: Lifestyle counseling
Behavioral: small media, group education (multicomponent)
Behavioral: small media, group education (multicomponent)


Outcome Measures

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. colorectal cancer screening [ Time Frame: 30 days ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. colorectal cancer screening knowledge [ Time Frame: 30 days ]

Eligibility Criteria

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Ages Eligible for Study:   50 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Colorectal cancer
Contacts and Locations

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00137592


Locations
United States, Colorado
University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
Denver, Colorado, United States, 80045-0508
Sponsors and Collaborators
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
University of Colorado, Denver
Investigators
Principal Investigator: John M. Westfall, MD, MPH University of Colorado, Denver
More Information

Responsible Party: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00137592     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CDC-NCCDPHP-4547
PRC SIP 20-04
First Posted: August 30, 2005    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: September 7, 2012
Last Verified: September 2012

Keywords provided by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention:
screening
community health education

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Colorectal Neoplasms
Intestinal Neoplasms
Gastrointestinal Neoplasms
Digestive System Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Neoplasms
Digestive System Diseases
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Colonic Diseases
Intestinal Diseases
Rectal Diseases