Internet-Based Education for Prostate Cancer Screening (PCSEd)
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00623090|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : February 25, 2008
Last Update Posted : December 13, 2012
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Prostate Cancer||Behavioral: educational internet site on prostate cancer screening Behavioral: Educational print booklet Behavioral: Usual care||Phase 3|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||1893 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||Internet-Based Education for Prostate Cancer Screening|
|Study Start Date :||October 2007|
|Primary Completion Date :||March 2011|
|Study Completion Date :||August 2011|
Experimental: 1 Website
Participants receive the Login information for the Internet we developed on prostate cancer screening.
Behavioral: educational internet site on prostate cancer screening
Healthy men between 45-70 receive the login information to access our educational internet site on prostate cancer screening.
Active Comparator: 2 Booklet
Participants receive the education booklet we developed on prostate cancer screening.
Behavioral: Educational print booklet
Healthy men between 45-70 receive a copy of our educational print booklet in the mail.
Placebo Comparator: 3 Usual Care
Usual care: participants receive no intervention.
Behavioral: Usual care
Healthy men aged 45-70 receive no intervention and are followed for one year, along with the men in the two intervention arms.
- screening decision [ Time Frame: one-year follow up ]
- knowledge about prostate cancer screening [ Time Frame: one-month and one-year post-intervention ]
- decisional satisfaction [ Time Frame: one-month and one-year post intervention ]
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00623090
|United States, District of Columbia|
|Georgetown University Medical Center|
|Washington, District of Columbia, United States, 20007|
|Washington Hospital Center|
|Washington, District of Columbia, United States, 20010|
|Principal Investigator:||Kathryn L. Taylor, PhD||Georgetown University|