RCT of Mailed Brochure to Boost Adherence to Screening Colonoscopy

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT00308568
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : March 29, 2006
Last Update Posted : May 4, 2017
The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
University of Colorado, Denver

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to evaluate the effect of a mailed educational brochure on adherence to referral for screening colonoscopy. The comparison (or control) group receives no mailer, which is usual care.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Colonoscopy Mass Screening Behavioral: Mailed educational brochure Not Applicable

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Enrollment : 628 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single
Primary Purpose: Other
Official Title: Randomized Controlled Trial of a Mailed Brochure to Increase Adherence to Referrals for Screening Colonoscopy
Study Start Date : February 2006
Actual Primary Completion Date : March 2006
Actual Study Completion Date : March 2006

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MedlinePlus related topics: Colonoscopy

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Rate of adherence to screening colonoscopy referral within at least three months of receipt of referral.

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Ages Eligible for Study:   50 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All

Inclusion Criteria:

Referrals for screening colonoscopy; Asymptomatic; age>=50

Exclusion Criteria:

Referrals for diagnostic colonoscopy

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00308568

United States, Colorado
University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center
Denver, Colorado, United States, 80262
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Colorado, Denver
The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation
Principal Investigator: Thomas D. Denberg, MD, PhD University of Colorado, Denver

Responsible Party: University of Colorado, Denver Identifier: NCT00308568     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 05-0038
MRSG-06-081-01-CPPB-01 ( Other Identifier )
First Posted: March 29, 2006    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: May 4, 2017
Last Verified: May 2017
Individual Participant Data (IPD) Sharing Statement:
Plan to Share IPD: No
Plan Description: only through publication in journals, this is not an applicable clinical trial

Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Drug Product: No
Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Device Product: No

Keywords provided by University of Colorado, Denver:
screening colonoscopy