Improving Health Habits in Impoverished Populations
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00569595|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : December 7, 2007
Last Update Posted : June 7, 2011
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Diabetes Chronic Diseases||Behavioral: Self-Care Stimulating Disease Prevention Program Behavioral: Fighting Cancer with Advice||Phase 3|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||100 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||Single (Outcomes Assessor)|
|Official Title:||Improving Health Habits in Impoverished Populations|
|Study Start Date :||November 2008|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||November 2009|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||November 2009|
Multi-Level, Patient-Directed, Lifestyle Change, Health Promotion Program
Behavioral: Self-Care Stimulating Disease Prevention Program
The intervention is aimed at improving diet, increasing physical activity, and reducing sedentary behaviors among low-income patients, assuming that this will increase motivation and self-confidence to adhere to self-care regimens based on personal prioritizing and progressive goal setting.
Sham Comparator: 2
Patient health counseling program by lay health educators Entitled "Fighting Cancer with Advice."
Behavioral: Fighting Cancer with Advice
Patient health counseling program by lay health educators entitled "Fighting Cancer with Advice."
- Serum glycosylated hemoglobin, heart rate recovery step test [ Time Frame: 4 and 6 months ]
- Total Cholesterol, BMI, waist circumference, healthy eating, physical activity, perceived health status, patient satisfaction, mood [ Time Frame: 4 and 6 months ]
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00569595
|United States, California|
|UCLA Department of Family Medicine|
|Los Angeles, California, United States, 90024|
|Queenscare Family Clinics|
|Los Angeles, California, United States, 90028|
|Principal Investigator:||Lillian Gelberg, MD, MSPH||UCLA Department of Family Medicine|