Northern Manhattan Diabetes Community Outreach Project (NOCHOP)
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00787475|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : November 7, 2008
Last Update Posted : February 4, 2015
The objective of this study is to examine the effectiveness of a community health worker intervention at helping to control diabetes among Latinos with poorly controlled Type 2 diabetes.
Hypothesis: Compared to those in Enhanced usual care group, patients randomized to the intervention will, at 12 months, have greater reductions in: (1) HgA1C; (2) low density lipoprotein (LDL); and (3) systolic and diastolic BP.
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Diabetes||Other: Community Health worker||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||360 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Official Title:||Northern Manhattan Diabetes Community Outreach Project|
|Study Start Date :||September 2008|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||February 2014|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||February 2014|
Other: Community Health worker
Community Health workers with at least 4 home visits, 8 phone calls, and 10 group visits.
No Intervention: 2
Enhanced usual care (brochure mailings)
- HgA1C level [ Time Frame: Up to 12 months ]
- Measurement of LDL [ Time Frame: Up to 12 months ]
- Measurement of systolic blood pressure [ Time Frame: Up to 12 months ]
To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the contact information provided by the sponsor.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00787475
|United States, New York|
|Columbia University Medical Center|
|New York, New York, United States, 10032|
|Principal Investigator:||Walter Palmas, MD||Columbia University Medical Director|