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Simplified Nutritional Screening for Patient Use

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00714324
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified January 2009 by University of Southampton.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
First Posted : July 14, 2008
Last Update Posted : January 5, 2009
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Study Description
Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to determine if patients are able to reliably screen themselves for nutrition risk.

Condition or disease
Malnutrition

Study Design

Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 2200 participants
Official Title: Validation of Nutritional Screening for Patient Use
Study Start Date : July 2008
Estimated Primary Completion Date : July 2009
Estimated Study Completion Date : July 2009

Resource links provided by the National Library of Medicine

MedlinePlus related topics: Malnutrition
U.S. FDA Resources

Groups and Cohorts

Group/Cohort
1
Paper screening
2
Electronic screening


Outcome Measures

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. To validate the use of a screening tool for patient use [ Time Frame: 1 year ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. To assess prevalence of malnutrition in outpatients [ Time Frame: 1 year ]

Eligibility Criteria

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients attending general outpatient clinics
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Male or female
  • Adults aged > 18years
  • Able to complete screening and provide written informed consent
  • Willingness to take part

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Children (<18years)
  • Pregnant women
  • Inpatients
  • Unable to complete screen due to physical or mental incapacity
  • Unable to comprehend oral and written English language
  • Participation in other nutrition studies
Contacts and Locations

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Contacts
Contact: Marinos Elia, Professor 02380 796317 elia@soton.ac.uk

Locations
United Kingdom
Southampton University Hospitals NHS trust Recruiting
Southampton, Hampshire, United Kingdom, SO16 6YD
Contact: Marinos Elia, Professor    02380 796317    elia@soton.ac.uk   
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Southampton
University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Marinos Elia, Professor University of Southampton
More Information

Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Christine McGrath, Southampton University Hospitals NHS trust
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00714324     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: ELIA003
First Posted: July 14, 2008    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: January 5, 2009
Last Verified: January 2009

Keywords provided by University of Southampton:
Nutrition
Screening

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Malnutrition
Nutrition Disorders